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Rashmi Ashok

Australia shares edge lower, weighed by mining stocks, NZ flat

08 Feb 2019

* Benchmark down after 4 sessions of gains, but poised for near 4 pct weekly gain

Australia shares jump as RBA policy shift boosts financials, miners; NZ up

07 Feb 2019

* RBA Gov Lowe's dovish slant boosts sentiment, drives down AUD

Australia shares hampered by CBA's disappointing results, financials fall

06 Feb 2019

* Mining stocks jump to near 7-year high as Vale SA declares force majeure

Australia shares gain as financials surge after Royal Commission report; NZ up

05 Feb 2019

Feb 5 Australian shares jumped on Tuesday, with top lenders surging to multi-month highs after the recommendations of a government-appointed inquiry into the sector were less sweeping than some forecasts, allowing banks to retain their existing structure.

Australia shares gain as financials surge ahead of Royal Commission; NZ down

04 Feb 2019

* All eyes on final report by Royal Commission into banking sector

Australia shares edge up on positive U.S. lead, mining gains; NZ firms

01 Feb 2019

Feb 1 Australian shares edged higher on Friday, tracking an upbeat performance on Wall Street, while strong gains for miners on the back of firm iron ore prices offset losses among financials and energy stocks.

Australia shares rise on Fed guidance, mining gains; NZ up

31 Jan 2019

* Fortescue Metals hits 16-month high on jump in Q2 shipments

Australia shares rise on strong miner gains; NZ down

30 Jan 2019

* Air New Zealand flags weak 2019 earnings, records worst day in 15-years

Australia shares slip on China growth worries; NZ down

29 Jan 2019

* Healthcare, financial stocks down over 2 pct, at 2-week lows

Australia shares snap 4 days of gains dragged by miners; NZ rises

11 Jan 2019

* Aussie benchmark briefly rises above 5,800 resistance level

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