Tue 26 October 2010
Dow +0.28%, Nasdaq +0.46%, S&P +0.21%
Monday: Stocks started the week on a positive note- with a busy week of company results and economic reports. Housing sales data came in much better than expected. The National Association of Realtors released a report that said existing home sales shot up 10% over the month, to an annual rate of 4.53 million in September. Analysts expected an increase to a rate of just 4.25 million.
AUD/USD 0.9896, AUD/GBP 0.6301, AUD/EUR 0.7104