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Following share prices closely is vital to succeeding on the stock market, and from beginners to advanced traders, it's important to have easy access to the latest share prices. We provide useful information for a variety of share traders, and especially those trading on the primary Australian stock exchange - the ASX.
Shareprices.com.au is designed to provide you with easy-to-understand information on the process of investing in shares. For beginners, this means guiding you through the basics of how to buy shares, sell shares and how to choose the best shares to buy. The share market, and the stock market in general, can be a daunting place for the new investor, so we've used common terms and kept it all clear and simple.
In the past, shares have proven to be the leading investment for long-term investors on a basis of cost and returns, so it's worth taking the time to learn about share trading and the exciting and lucrative world of share prices.
Sat, 25 May 2013 05:41:00 GMT
All the hallmarks of a souring of risk appetite popped up last week: a drop from equities, yen crosses easing, dollar advancing, volatility on the rise... Yet we have been here many times before were the specter of fear simply evaporates. Will the market lose its faith in stimulus and record highs or is back to the status quo?
Sat, 25 May 2013 05:24:00 GMT
It was a tense way to end the week. The S&P 500 the benchmark for speculative appetites tempered a third consecutive daily drop from record highs, while the Dow Jones FXCM Dollar Index (ticker = USDollar) failed to overtake 10,800. One of these two is likely to find its way into a steep decline over the coming week.
Sat, 25 May 2013 04:16:00 GMT
The British Pound was one of the worst performing currencies this past week, barely outpacing the Australian and Canadian Dollars, by +0.53% and +0.08%, respectively.
Sat, 25 May 2013 03:50:00 GMT
The euro didnt put in for a concerted move of its own this past week happy to simply ride the current on stronger counterparts like the US dollar
Sat, 25 May 2013 02:55:00 GMT
Gold posted a modest recovery this week with the precious metal advancing 2.12% after last weeks 6% decline to trade at $1388 at the close of trade in New York on Friday.