Title: Australia stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 down 0.55%
Sep 02, 2021 03:45AM ET
Australia’s stocks were lower after the nearby on Thursday, as misfortunes in the Metals and Mining, Materials and Resources areas drove shares lower.
At the nearby in Sydney, the S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.55%.
The best entertainers of the meeting on the S&P/ASX 200 were Altium Ltd (ASX: ALU), which rose 4.34% or 1.30 focuses to exchange at 31.25 at the nearby. In the interim, Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Ltd (ASX: CUV) added 4.22% or 1.54 focuses to end at 38.04, and Polynovo Ltd (ASX: PNV) was up 3.79% or 0.080 focuses to 2.190 in late exchange.
The most exceedingly awful entertainers of the meeting were BHP Billiton Ltd (ASX: BHP), which fell 6.86% or 3.090 focuses to exchange at 41.940 at the nearby. Joined Malt Group Ltd (ASX: UMG) declined 6.14% or 0.27 focuses to end at 4.13 and Regis Resources Ltd (ASX: RRL) was down 3.63% or 0.090 focuses to 2.390.
Rising stocks dwarfed declining ones on the Sydney Stock Exchange by 714 to 655 and 401 finished unaltered.
Offers in Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Ltd (ASX: CUV) rose to 52-week highs; rising 4.22% or 1.54 to 38.04.
The S&P/ASX 200 VIX, which estimates the suggested instability of S&P/ASX 200 choices, was down 3.90% to 10.769.
AUD/USD was up 0.26% to 0.7383, while AUD/JPY rose 0.30% to 81.25.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.02% at 92.427.