On October 14, 2020, S&P/ASX200 ended the session in red as there was a decline of 0.27% to 6,179.20. On the same day, energy sector witnessed a fall of 0.97% and financials sector declined by 0.93%. On the flip side, academic and educational services sector rose by 2.44%.
Sector Summary (Source: Refinitiv (Thomson Reuters))
Movements on Wall Street: On October 13, 2020, Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 0.55% to 28,679.81. NASDAQ Composite witnessed a decline of 0.10% to 11,863.90.
Top Movers: EML Payments Ltd (ASX: EML) (up by 11.31%), Nearmap Ltd (ASX: NEA) (up by 8.47%) and Bank of Queensland Ltd (ASX: BOQ) (up by 5.16%). On the other hand, Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd (ASX: FLT) witnessed a fall of 7.71%.
Top Movers (Source: Refinitiv (Thomson Reuters))
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