Investors remain cautious prior to US’ release of its employment data resulting to Australian shares finishing weaker today.
Australia’s benchmark S&P/ASX200/ index went down by 16.6 points, or 39 percent, that is equal to 4,521.2. On the other hand, the All Ordinaries Index also went down by 13.1 points, or 0.3 percent, that is equal to 4.320.1 at the close.
With 19,799 contracts traded, the March share price index future contracts also went down by 22 points. Generally, there have been 1.89 billion shares that were traded for $4.22 billion.