The last streaming segment of the day talks about the market closing scenario, along with giving a glimpse into the performance of the Asian markets. Watch The Last Trade on Kalkine TV and stay updated.
• NSW recorded 38 new locally acquired COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours. This is the highest number of new infections reported in the state in the last 14 months.
• Only five of 11 sectors ended in positive terrain. The information technology sector was the best performer with a 1.17 per cent gain.
• Utilities sector emerged as the top laggard with a 0.38 per cent loss. Some of the other top losers were energy, health care, A-REIT and financials.
• Global payment solutions company Zip Co emerged as top performer of the day, closing 13.86 per cent higher.