Market regains momentum despite mixed offshore leads: Afternoon market insights
Tuesday, October 9, 2012/
The Australian sharemarket resumed its upward march today, rising over half a percent despite negative leads from Wall Street and London.
At 2pm, the ASX200 rose 0.61% to 4509.3, while the broader All Ordinaries index added 0.60% to 4529.0.
The Australian dollar strengthened, buying $US1.0233