Australian shares move down

Australian shares move down

On Tuesday, Australian stocks slumped after the close. It’s because losses in the Financials, Metals & Mining as well as Materials sectors suppressed stocks.  

The S&P/ASX 200 weakened 0.27% in Australia.

Rising respectively 5.64%, 4.45% and 4.24%, such benchmarks as Isentia Group Ltd, Evolution Mining Ltd and Nextdc Ltd appeared to be the best performers of the session on the S&P/ASX 200.

Losers lost 3.28%, 2.76% and 2.49% respectively. These were Brickworks Ltd, Asaleo Care and Bank Of Queensland Ltd.

On the Australia Stock Exchange diving shares supplanted jumping ones by 547 to 514. Meanwhile, 393 concluded intact.

Stocks in Nextdc Ltd tacked on to all time peaks, earning 4.24% and reaching 4.545.

Gauging the implied volatility of S&P/ASX 200 options, the S&P/ASX 200 VIX headed south 2.86% getting to 12.760.

The currency pair AUD/USD ascended 0.24%, trading at 0.7496. Besides this, AUD/JPY sank 0.04%, being worth 83.19.

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