Broad Industrial advance notable

The All Ordinaries index continued its upward trajectory during the week ending 14 June 2019, rising another 1.66% taking it to levels not seen since 2007. The Materials sector led stocks higher with the S&P/ASX 200 Materials Sector Index increasing 5.2%, followed by the Communications Services sector and the Healthcare sector, each advancing more than … Read more

Gold back in favour as Energy breaks down

The All Ordinaries index appeared to hold the breakout of the previous week with a relatively minor pullback during the week of 0.82% and a close above the new level of support. The tail at the level of support on Friday indicates there was demand at this level, however as we see today, this demand has all but disappeared, and the index looks set for a correction, which could take it back into the lows of the previous trading range.

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Index pulling back, buying support remains

The All Ordinaries index spent another week in the red, ending the week down 0.53%. The index ended the week 4.5% above its 200 DMA but continued to back away from the new highs established three weeks ago.

The index retreated below support at 6,425; however, this retreat was moderate and showed a long tail indicating that buying support remains at this level.

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Materials and Financials pullback, IT and Healthcare continue advance

The All Ordinaries index was down 0.71% for the week ending 3 May 2019. The index ended the week 5.0% above its 200 DMA but backed away from the new highs established during the previous week.

The index managed to hold above its new support level of 6425; however, it is critical for it to continue to do so. If the index is unable to maintain support, this portends a retracement to test prior support levels at 6200.

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