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Mining sector weighs down share market

By Anita Savage BHP Billiton fell 37 cents to $35. 65, Rio Tinto was off 84 cents to $61. 30 and Newcrest Mining was more than 3 per cent lower at $10. 59. About...

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Aust stocks slide at close

By Michael Roddan The Australian sharemarket has closed lower thanks to tumbling resources stocks weakened by falling iron ore and gold prices, and a strong US dollar drawing investment away from minerals. At the...

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Aust stocks close lower

By Michael Roddan The Australian sharemarket has closed lower thanks to tumbling resources stocks weakened by falling iron ore and gold prices, and a strong US dollar drawing investment away from minerals. At the...

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Aust stocks slide at close

By Michael Roddan The Australian sharemarket has closed weaker as the big miners were dragged down by a five-year low in the iron ore price, with investors cautious over foreign crises and geopolitical risks....

Aust stocks open little changed

By Michael Roddan and AAP Global Indices IndexLastChg% Chg DOW JONES17078. 28+10. 70. 1% S&P 5002000. 72-1. 6-0. 1% NASDAQ4572. 57-25. 6-0. 6% FTSE 1006873. 58+44. 40. At the 10. 15am (AEST) official market...

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Press Conference: Live Stream

By Luke Hopewell The event kicks off at 11pm AEST, and you can tune in to our live blog as well to get news and analysis as it happens. Feel like tuning into Samsung’s...

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Aust stocks dip after GDP run-up

By Michael Roddan The Australian sharemarket ended the day slightly down, despite running ahead during the morning session following the release of better-than-expected, albeit below-trend, official GDP figures. At the 4. 15pm (AEST) official...

Aust stocks open slightly lower

By Michael Roddan with AAP The Australian sharemarket opened lower ahead of key gross domestic product growth data, predicted to be soft, and a slump in the prices of gold and iron ore. At...