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Iron ore, oil surge drives solid gains

Nov 07, 2017 (The Australian - ABIX via COMTEX) --

The Australian sharemarket posted strong gains on 7 November 2017, with the S&P/ASX 200 adding 1.02 per cent to close at 6,014.3 points. Fortescue Metals Group rallied 4.79 per cent to finish at $A5.03 in response to a surge in the iron ore price, while BHP Billiton was 3.9 per cent higher at $A28.75. The Commonwealth Bank was up 1.03 per cent at $A78.20 and Myer Holdings advanced 2.05 per cent to end the session at $A0.745..

Publication Date: 8 November 2017

STANDARD AND POOR'S ASX 200 INDEX
STANDARD AND POOR'S ASX ALL ORDINARIES INDEX
FORTESCUE METALS GROUP LIMITED - ASX FMG
BHP BILLITON LIMITED - ASX BHP
WOODSIDE PETROLEUM LIMITED - ASX WPL
SANTOS LIMITED - ASX STO
BEACH ENERGY LIMITED - ASX BPT
COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA - ASX CBA
MYER HOLDINGS LIMITED - ASX MYR
RIO TINTO LIMITED - ASX RIO
WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION - ASX WBC
NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED - ASX NAB
AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP LIMITED - ASX ANZ
WESFARMERS LIMITED - ASX WES
WOOLWORTHS LIMITED - ASX WOW
PREMIER INVESTMENTS LIMITED - ASX PMV
WORLEYPARSONS LIMITED - ASX WOR
RAMSAY HEALTH CARE LIMITED - ASX RHC
FISHER AND PAYKEL HEALTHCARE CORPORATION LIMITED - ASX FPH
CMC MARKETS PTY LTD
THE STEEL INDEX LIMITED
RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA

By Samantha Woodhill

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