On 6th December 2021, the equity market of Australia was influenced by the rise in consumer non-cyclicals sector. On the same day, ASX 20 rose by 0.20% and ASX 100 was up by 0.16%. ASX All Ordinaries moved down by 0.19% to 7,529.
Data Source: ASX, Table Source: Copyright © 2021 Kalkine Media
Performance of Indices:
ASX Midcap 50 Index closed at 9,319.40 points. This implies ~14.52% increase in the previous 1 year.
S&P/ASX 200 vs S&P/ASX Midcap 50 Index vs ASX Small Ordinaries Index – One Year Return
Gainers and Losers:
Metcash Limited (ASX: MTS) released its 1HFY22 results, wherein it recorded growth of 1.3% in revenue to $7.2 billion and underlying NPAT for the period amounted to $146.6 million, reflecting a rise of 13.1% over pcp.
Silver Lake Resources Ltd. (ASX: SLR) rose by 4.54% to A$1.610 per share.
Movement on Wall Street:
On 3rd December 2021, NASDAQ Composite fell 1.92% to 15,085.47. Also, Dow Jones Industrials Average declined 0.17% to 34,580.08.
Note: The reference data in this article has been partly sourced from REFINITIV