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Movers

Rate cut hopes push ASX higher

RBA governor Philip Lowe.

Weak Australian jobs data rekindles hopes for another RBA rate cut, pushing tech, healthcare and bond-proxy stocks sharply higher.

Wobbly day on Wall Street ends mixed

Wall Street eked out another record close.

Market bounced back to close at record highs after a late-afternoon slide that coincided with a published report that highlighted snags in the ongoing US-China trade negotiations.

Wall Street flat on US-China trade optimism

Wall Street finished flat on Tuesday.

US stocks have closed flat to slightly higher as President Donald Trump said the United States is close to signing an initial trade deal with China but offered no new details about negotiations.

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Currencies

Wholesale Interbank Rates
Currencies Buys ($AU1) Sells ($AU1) $ Mvmt % Mvmt
AUD/USD 0.6784 0.6779 -0.0058fall -0.85% fall
AUD/EUR 0.6158 0.6153 -0.0058fall -0.93% fall
Updated: November 15, 2019 - 4:49AM