Title: Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.54%
Oct 14, 2021 03:45AM ET
Australia stocks were higher after the nearby on Thursday, as gains in the IT, Gold, and Metals and Mining areas drove shares higher.
At the nearby in Sydney, the S&P/ASX 200 acquired 0.54%.
The best entertainers of the meeting on the S&P/ASX 200 were Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX: NWL), which rose 15.61% or 2.23 focuses to exchange at 16.52 at the nearby. In the interim, Perseus Mining Ltd (ASX: PRU) added 9.35% or 0.145 focuses to end at 1.695 and Hub24 Ltd (ASX: HUB) was up 8.73% or 2.51 focuses to 31.25 in late exchange.
The most exceedingly awful entertainers of the meeting were Insurance Australia Group Ltd (ASX: IAG), which fell 2.87% or 0.150 focuses to exchange at 5.080 at the nearby. NRW Holdings Ltd (ASX:NWH) declined 2.50% or 0.04 focuses to end at 1.75 and AMP Ltd (ASX:AMP) was down 2.21% or 0.025 focuses to 1.105.
Rising stocks dwarfed declining ones on the Sydney Stock Exchange by 917 to 523 and 353 finished unaltered.
Offers in Perseus Mining Ltd (ASX: PRU) rose to 5-year highs; acquiring 9.35% or 0.145 to 1.695.
The S&P/ASX 200 VIX, which estimates the suggested unpredictability of S&P/ASX 200 choices, was down 3.77% to 13.824.
AUD/USD was up 0.29% to 0.7399, while AUD/JPY rose 0.42% to 83.89.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.19% at 93.903.