Aust stocks close stronger

The Australian stock market has closed higher after the Reserve Bank of Australia lifted its forecasts for both growth and inflation, but global investors are keenly awaiting jobs data from the United States due out tonight.

The Australian stock market has closed higher after the Reserve Bank of Australia lifted its forecasts for both growth and inflation, but global investors are keenly awaiting jobs data from the United States due out tonight.

At the 1615 AEDT official market close, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index rose 0.68 per cent to 5,166.5 points, while the broader All Ordinaries index increased 0.72 per cent to 5,184.5 points.

Over the week, the market closed 0.44 per cent lower.

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