Apr 1, 2014

Morning Market Report

Local market finished slightly down, in contrast to international markets.

The market is down 30 points.

The Dow Jones was up 135 at 16,458 — The market opened strongly, fell after weak manufacturing data, then rose following dovish commentary from Janet Yellen. The market was also supported by end-of-quarter “window dressing,”  and optimism about potential economic stimulus in both the euro zone and China. Volume was above average in a 150 point range.

Free Trial

Proudly annoying those in power since 2000.

Sign up for a FREE 21-day trial to keep reading and get the best of Crikey straight to your inbox

By starting a free trial, you agree to accept Crikey’s terms and conditions


Leave a comment

Share this article with a friend

Just fill out the fields below and we'll send your friend a link to this article along with a message from you.

Your details

Your friend's details