The Lunch Box - 09/02 (updated 4.40pm)

The Lunch Box - 09/02 (updated 4.40pm)

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State of the market

  • The market took a tumble early after negative results from financial institutions and Wall St. It then slowly picked up from a loss of 50 points during the day and finished relatively well. At close of trading, the S&P/ASX200 was down 16.3 points at 4505.1.
  • The Aussie dollar has slipped to $US0.8641. Gold prices have risen to $US1066 an ounce while oil prices are slightly down to $US71.4 a barrel.

General News




  • Cheap flicks tonight so get at 'em, folks.

Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Fine. Mostly sunny. Min: 21, Max: 28
  • Melbourne: Shower or two developing. Min: 22, Max: 30
  • Brisbane: Mostly fine. Min: 22, Max: 30
  • Perth: Sunny. Min: 17, Max: 30
  • Adelaide: Possible shower/thunderstorm. Min: 23, Max: 34
  • Hobart: Shower or two. Min: 16, Max: 22
  • Canberra: Mostly fine. Min: 17, Max: 32
  • Darwin: Afternoon shower/storm. Min: 27, Max: 33

Product Wars: Best Valentine's Day gadget

  • Results so far...
  • 1: USB Heart - 67%
  • 2: Red Apple iPod Nano - 60%
  • 3: USB Aromatherapy Oil Burner - 57%
  • 4: Addject Kissing Love Tester - 54%
  • 5: USB Desktop Photo Frame - 52%

  • Click here to cast your vote!

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