Hi welcome back, I am Rachael and you are watching kalkine tv live from Sydney. This is The Stocks in Action show.
The S&P/ASX200 is up today, gaining 14 points or 0.20% to 7074.70 at 10:27 AM AEST. The top performing stocks in this index are NIB HOLDINGS LIMITED up 7.61% and MEDIBANK PRIVATE LIMITED up 3.07%. Over the last five days, the index is virtually unchanged, but is currently 0.28% below its 52week high.
Sectors are mixed. 7 of 11 sectors are lower over the last week along with the S&P/ASX 200 Index. Although little changed, Consumer Staples is today's best performing sector. It is down 0.20% for the past five days.