By Anita Savage
Iron ore miners were generally higher as the key Chinese spot price for the commodity edged up off a two-year low of $US87. 30 to $US87. 90. Rio Tinto had gained 0. 75 per cent, BHP Billiton was up 0. 4 per cent, but Fortescue Metals Group had fallen 1. 2 per cent as it went ex-dividend. ANZ had risen 0. 1 per cent, but the Commonwealth was down by the same amount.
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