• Job Vacancies Lead Employment Up

    Posted 1 year ago

    Job advertisements rebounded by 4.6% in June following a 5.6% drop in May, according to ANZ figures.

    Source: ANZ, TD Securities
  • The Dow Hits 17,000

    Posted 1 year ago

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 17,000 points for the first time on Thursday after stronger-than-expected jobs data in the US.

    Source: Iress
  • The Relentless US Jobs Recovery

    Posted 1 year ago

    Headwinds are fading and as a result growth is accelerating.

    Source: BLS, Harver Analytics, DB Global Markets Research
  • Australian Dollar Today

    Posted 1 year ago

    The Australian dollar dropped to below US94 cents on Thursday after RBA governor Glenn Stevens said the currency was overvalued in a speech in Tasmania.

    Source: Iress
  • Monthly Growth In Retail Trade (Seasonally Adjusted)

    Posted 1 year ago

    Retail sales fell 0.5% in May – following a slighter fall in April – amid low consumer confidence and a warm start to winter.

    Source: ABS
  • Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

    Posted 1 year ago

    The Aust dollar, yesterday and today.

    Source: Iress
  • UH OH...

    Posted 1 year ago

    Resource and rural exports have dropped sharply.

    Source: ANZ
  • America's Dividend Yield Near Record Low

    Posted 1 year ago

    The dividend yield of the US sharemarket is currently under 2%.

    Source: Forbes Magazine
  • House Prices To Income Ratio

    Posted 1 year ago

    The ratio of house prices to incomes in capital cities is much higher compared to across all of Australia.

    Source: RP Data/CBA/ABS
  • Australian Dollar And RBA Cash Rate

    Posted 1 year ago

    The RBA cash rate target (white) compared to the AUD/USD exchange rate (yellow) over the past two decades (%).

    Source: Bloomberg