Oz stocks follow Asian markets down: Afternoon market insights

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Asian stocks helped drag down the indices today. 

At 3pm, the ASX All Ordinaries had lost .26% to reach 4384 and the S&P?ASX200 was down by .24% to 4362.5.

Against the US dollar, the Oz dollar was down to $1.03560 from $1.4365 yesterday.