Consumer Finance and Healthcare on, Gold off

The All Ordinaries index was up 0.5% for the week, ending 1 March 2019. The index ended the week 2.84% above its 200 DMA and is continuing to show considerable strength.

Of the 478 stocks currently comprising the index (and for which we collect data), 289 of these (60%) ended the week above their respective 100 DMAs, up from 269 (57%) names at the end of last week.  Two hundred sixty-four stocks were up for the week, while 214 ended the week flat or down. Two hundred and twenty-seven shares finished the week within 20% of their 52-week highs, with 78 of those within 5% of 52-week highs.

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Cyclicals recovering ground

The All Ordinaries index was up 1.5% for the week, ending 22 February 2019. The index ended the week 2.3% above its 200 DMA and is showing considerable strength following a minor test of the 200 DMA in early February.

Of the 470 stocks currently comprising the index (and for which we collect data), 269 of these (57%) ended the week above their respective 100 DMAs, up from 260 (55%) names at the end of last week.  Two hundred fifty-six stocks were up for the week, while 214 ended the week flat or down. Two hundred and sixteen shares finished the week within 20% of their 52-week highs, with 79 of those within 5% of highs.

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Large cap Resources leading

The All Ordinaries index was up 0.2% for the week, ending 15 February 2018. The index ended the week 0.8% above its 200 DMA, consolidating the previous week’s move above the 200 DMA, with one minor test of the moving average on Monday.

Of the 474 stocks currently comprising the index, 260 of these (55%) ended the week above their respective 100 DMAs, up from 230 (48%) names at the end of last week.  Two hundred sixty-five stocks were up for the week, while 209 ended the week flat or down. Two hundred and sixteen shares finished the week within 20% of their 52-week highs, with 76 of those within 5% of highs.

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Banks trying to bounce

The All Ordinaries index was up 3.4% for the week, ending 8 February 2018. The index ended the week 0.6% above its 200 DMA, finishing the week above the 200 DMA for the first time since October 2018.

Of the 476 stocks currently comprising the index, 230 of these (48%) ended the week above their respective 100 DMAs, up from 198 (42%) names at the end of last week.  Two hundred eighty-seven stocks were up for the week, while 189 ended the week flat or down. Two hundred and six shares finished the week within 20% of their 52-week highs, with 65 of those within 5% of highs.

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Gold showing strength

The All Ordinaries index was down 0.6% for the week, ending 1 February 2018. Having moved above its 100 DMA last week, it has spent the week consolidating just above. The index closed 2.7% below its 200 DMA. Of the 476 stocks currently comprising the index, only 198 of these (42%) ended the week above their respective 100 DMAs, up from 189 names at the end of last week.  Two hundred fifty-four stocks were up for the week, while 222 ended the week flat or down. One hundred and eighty-seven shares ended the week within 20% of their 52-week highs, while only 43 names are within 5% of highs.

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