Market Close Commentary; 4 June 2020 

  • Jun 04, 2020 AEST
  • Team Kalkine

Despite fluctuations during the day, the market managed to remain in the green zone. Since yesterday, benchmark index S&P/ASX200 is at three months high, and closed at 5991.8, up by 0.84 per cent on 04 June 2020 as compared to the yesterday's closure of 5,941.6.

The economic reopening is perhaps the only positive news around in this dark Covid-19 era. All other news brings more uncertainty to the market, be it the trade tension among the US and China, or the prolonged ongoing virus crisis which does not seem to have any solutions around the corner.

Even, countries who could curb the spread still fear the second wave, and worldwide pharma giants are racing to come up with a medicine or vaccine for the global health emergency.

Most of the sectors remained in the green zone, except energy, IT, metals and mining and materials. Travel related stocks also could make it to the top five gainers of the day.

The best-performing stocks for today were:

  • From second position in the top gainer list from yesterday, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (ASX:URW) made it to the top today by gaining 12.04% and closed at AUD 5.490
  • The second top gainer today was Corporate Travel Management Limited (ASX:CTD) which was up by 8.802% and settled at AUD 13.350.

The worst-performing stocks for today were –

  • Nufarm Limited (ASX:NUF)which traded at AUD 4.860, down by 11.475 per cent.
  • Gold Road Resources Limited (ASX:GOR) which traded at AUD 1.605, down by 5.865 per cent.

Let's see the graph below to view the top five best and worst-performing stocks today:


The website is a service of Kalkine Media Pty. Ltd. A.C.N. 629 651 672. The article has been prepared for informational purposes only and is not intended to be used as a complete source of information on any particular company. Kalkine Media does not in any way endorse or recommend individuals, products or services that may be discussed on this site. Our publications are NOT a solicitation or recommendation to buy, sell or hold the stock of the company (or companies) or engage in any investment activity under discussion. We are neither licensed nor qualified to provide investment advice through this platform. All pictures are copyright to their respective owner(s). does not claim ownership of any of the pictures displayed on this website unless stated otherwise. Some of the images used on this website are taken from the web and are believed to be in public domain. We have used reasonable efforts to accredit the source (public domain/CC0 status) to where it was found and indicated it below the image.


There is no investor left unperturbed with the ongoing trade conflicts between US-China and the devastating bushfire in Australia.

Are you wondering if the year 2020 might not have taken the right start? Dividend stocks could be the answer to that question.

As interest rates in Australia are already at record low levels, find out which dividend stocks are viewed as the most attractive investment opportunity in the current scenario in our report.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. OK