Market Close Commentary; 06 February 2020

  • Feb 06, 2020 AEDT
  • Team Kalkine

By the closure of the market on 05 February 2020, the S&P/ASX 200 index closed at 7,049.2, a growth of 1.04% above its previous close.

Most of the sectors except the REIT and utilities sector closed in green. Amongst all the sectors, S&P/ASX 200 Energy sector was the best performing sector of the day which closed 1.57% above its previous close at 11,234.6.

Top players in the energy sector like Woodside Petroleum (ASX: WPL), Santos Ltd (ASX: STO) and Origin Energy (ASX: ORG) closed at $34.36 (up 2.66%), $8.38 (up 1.45%) and $7.90 (up 1.28%) respectively.

Big players under the REIT sectors like Scentre Group (ASX: SCG) and Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield closed flat on ASX while players like Dexus (ASX: DXS) closed 0.078% below its previous close at $12.880


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