Aust stocks open lower

Local market begins weaker as Ukraine-Russia fears take hold.

The Australian stockmarket opened half a per cent weaker as fresh concerns over tension between Ukraine and Russia overpowered optimism about growth in the United States economy at the end of last week.

At the 1015 AEDT official market open, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index fell 0.5%, to 5,377.9 points, while the broader All Ordinaries index declined 0.45% to 5,390.8 points.


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