ASX jumps 0.7% on fourth day of lockdown for Melbourne
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 share index added 0.7% to climb to 6917.30 points as Melbourne completes its fourth day of lockdown.
The miners led the charge, dragging up the index, as BHP was up 2.73% and Rio Tinto (RIO) up 2.97%.
Woodside Petroleum (WPL) was also up 2.34% with CSL not far behind them, up a touch over 2%.
Gainers and Losers
The biggest gainers on Tuesday were:
- Zip Co +10%
- Appen +7.7%
- Sims +7.4%
- Bendigo and Adelaide Bank +6.8%
- Charter Hall Retail REIT +6.4%
The biggest declines were:
- GWA Group -8.1%
- Kogan -5.2%
- Pointsbet -3.5%
- ARB Corp -3.3%
- Ramelius Resources -3.1%
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