The lunch box - 28/07

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State of the market

  • Despite some early morning jitters, the market made ground by the middle of the day and then held on all afternoon to finish up 29.9 points.
  • The Aussie dollar is steady against the greenback and buying $US0.8211. Gold is trading at $US956.3 an ounce while oil is selling for $US68.4 a barrel.

General news



For tonight:

  • Revisit ancient China with Red Cliff, though with John Woo at the helm, you can be sure certain liberties have been taken with the plot, and the action will be ramped to 11.

Tomorrow's weather

  • Sydney:Fine. Sunny. Min: 8, Max: 19
  • Melbourne: Shower or two. Min: 9, Max: 15
  • Brisbane: Dry. Min: 7, Max: 21
  • Perth: Fine. Min: 4, Max: 19
  • Adelaide: Shower or two. Min: 10, Max: 15
  • Hobart: Mainly fine, windy. Min: 7, Max: 12
  • Canberra: Fine. Min: 3, Max: 13
  • Darwin: Fine and sunny. Min: 19, Max: 30