• Still Married

    Posted 1 year ago

    Japan's sharemarket index, the Nikkei, has largely mirrored the USD/JPY exchange rate over the past year.

    Source: Iress
  • Is US90c The New/Old Normal?

    Posted 1 year ago

    The Australian dollar over the past five years.

    Source: Iress
  • Consensus Forecasts

    Posted 1 year ago

    Economic growth forecasts have been cut over the past year for 2013 and 2014.

    Source: RBA
  • All Ords, Past 5 Years

    Posted 1 year ago

    The All Ordinaries has stalled at the half-way point in returning to the record highs last seen before the Global Financial Crisis.

    Source: Iress
  • Australian Forward Price Earnings Ratios

    Posted 1 year ago

    Price-earning ratios on average over the past decade from the resources and financials sectors have trailed other sectors, as well as the S&P/ASX 200.

    Source: RBA
  • Dollar This Year

    Posted 1 year ago

    The Australian dollar has plunged to below US90c this year as the US economy gains traction and the Federal Reserve mulls pulling back its stimulus measures.

    Source: Iress
  • Australian Equity Market Around Election Days

    Posted 1 year ago

    The Australian stock market has risen after the election date over the last three decades, excluding 1987 and 2007.

    Source:
  • All Ordinaries, Past Month

    Posted 1 year ago

    The All Ordinaries had been making strong gains over the past month, until today when it slumped over taper talk in the US.

    Source:
  • ... And Are Driving Up House Prices

    Posted 1 year ago

    Enthusiastic borrowing by investors to levels last seen in the property boom has pushed up dwelling prices over the past two years.

    Source: UBS
  • Property Investors Are Borrowing...

    Posted 1 year ago

    The rate of established investor borrowing is as high as during the property boom.

    Source: UBS