On November 18, 2020, S&P/ASX200 ended the session in green as there was a rise of 32.90 points or +0.51% to 6531.10. On the same day, financials sector rose by 1.70% and consumer cyclicals sector rose by 1.05%. However, academic & educational services sector declined by 2.19%.
Sector Summary (Source: Refinitiv (Thomson Reuters))
Movements on Wall Street: On November 17, 2020, Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 0.55% to 29,783.35. Notably, NASDAQ Composite encountered a decline of 0.20% to 11,899.34.
Top Movers: Alumina Ltd (ASX: AWC) (up by 5.85%) and Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX: WHC) (up by 5.49%). On the other hand, The a2 Milk Company Limited (ASX: A2M) witnessed a fall of 4.83%.
Top Movers (Source: Refinitiv (Thomson Reuters))
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