Dow Soars Above 10,000

Retailers Perform Stocks have rallied convincingly in New York, as investors' hopes for the profit reporting season rose and a report showed retailers are performing well. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has climbed 274.66 points or 2.82 per cent … [Read more...]

Local Markets Surge

The Australian share market has opened around 2 per cent higher after Wall Street had its biggest rise since May. The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged almost 3 per cent overnight, after an upbeat forecast from financial firm State Street sparked … [Read more...]

Australian Jobless Rate Falls

More than 45,900 jobs were created last month leading to a surprise drop in unemployment, according to official figures. The overall unemployment rate fell to its lowest point in more than a year, from 5.2 in May to 5.1 percent in June. Total … [Read more...]