Trading Day: ASX down as UK virus strain rattles markets


Trading Day: ASX down as UK virus strain rattles markets
Welcome to the Trading Day blog for Tuesday, December 22. Australian stocks are set to slip at the open as a global sell-off followed news of a fast-spreading strain of coronavirus emerging from England, which prompted fresh travel restrictions. 9 MINUTES AGO | 6.30am Stocks to open lower


ASX to drop as UK virus triggers global sell-off
Australian shares are set to open lower, with news of a new virus variant in the UK putting investors on the defensive. The S&P 500 is set for its worst day in a month. ASX futures were down 30 …


ASX 200, Nikkei 225 Open Higher as Nasdaq 100 Leads a …
Asia-Pacific stock markets look set to open mixed following a defensive session on Wall Street. The Nasdaq 100 index gained 0.5% whereas the broader benchmarks closed lower amid virus concerns and …


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Trading Day: ASX down as UK virus strain rattles markets – The Australian Trading Day: ASX down as UK virus strain rattles markets The Australian View Full coverage on Google News Tuesday 22nd December 2020 5:47 am


New virus strain unsettles the markets, UK unemployment …
E uropean markets underwent a rather mixed session yesterday, with the FTSE 100 underperforming after it was announced that London and a good part of the south-east of England was being put into tier 3 restrictions at midnight tonight, due to a new strain of the coronavirus which was spreading at a faster rate.. This of course raises the very real concern that the vaccine might not be as …


ASX Today: Virus fears rattle world markets – The Market
ASX Today: Virus fears rattle world markets Day Trading. … BHP’s US-listed stock shed 0.45 per cent and its UK-listed stock 0.93 per cent. Rio Tinto bounced 0.79 per cent in the US after losing 0.17 per cent in the UK. … ” ASX Close: Santa rally as clock winds down.


ASX down, all sectors lower on virus woes – The Bull
The S&P/ASX200 benchmark index was down 27.2 points, or 0.40 per cent, to 6648.3 at 1200 AEDT on Monday. The All Ordinaries had lost 28.5 points, or 0.41 per cent, to 6895.6.


Why the Next Science (ASX:NXS) share price is 5% higher today
Evidence UK virus strain is a mutation “not convincing”, expert says Sydney COVID-19 cluster: Interactive graphics The Next Science Ltd (ASX: NXS) share price is surging higher today.


Why the AGL (ASX:AGL) share price has fallen 6% today
Evidence UK virus strain is a mutation “not convincing”, expert says … Australia shares set to open lower as new COVID-19 strain rattles globe. … including direct trading impacts on the day of …


Trading Day: ASX down amid Covid hit, AGL cuts profit forecast
12.03pm: ASX down 0.5pc at noon. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 share market fell 0.5pc to a three-day low of 6643.2 points in choppy trading, as NSW reported 15 new locally-acquired COVID-19 cases in …