ASX 200 (AS51) Down $4 Over Past 4 Hours; Entered Today Up 1.04%

ASX 200 4 Hour Price Update

Updated September 17, 2020 07:15 PM GMT (03:15 PM EST)

ASX 200 came into the current 4 hour candle down 0.07% (4) from the open of the last 4 hour candle, marking the 4th candle in a row it has gone down. Out of the 14 instruments in the equity indices asset class, ASX 200 ended up ranking 10th for the four-hour candle in terms of price change relative to the last 4 hour candle.

ASX 200 Daily Price Recap

5956.1 was the closing price of the day for ASX 200, resulting in today being one in which price moved up 1.04% ($61.3) from the previous day. Out of the 14 instruments in the equity indices asset class, ASX 200 ended up ranking 2nd for the day in terms of price change relative to the previous day. Let’s take a look at the daily price chart of ASX 200.

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ASX 200 Technical Analysis

Trend traders will want to observe that the strongest trend appears on the 14 day horizon; over that time period, price has been moving down. Or to view things another way, note that out of the past 14 days ASX 200’s price has gone up 7 them.

Overheard on Twitter

Behold! Here are the top tweets related to ASX200:

  • From pommylee:

    @murpharoo @SamPCrosby @Bowenchris Every time the ASX200 goes up and profits go up while wages remain flat is another year where bosses are stealing the productivity improvements of workers off those workers, why were Labor unable to prosecute this case in 2019?

  • From DailyFXTeam:

    Reserve Bank of Australia: Monetary stimulus continuing to support the nascent economic recovery, continuing to look into further monetary measures to support the economy – BBG $AUDUSD #ASX200 #RBA

  • From IGSquawk:

    #ASX200 Sector update:
    Financials 4535 +0.75%
    Energy 6586 +0.62%
    Materials 14433 +0.71%
    Industrials 5790 +1.28%
    Cons. Discr 2651 +1.49%
    Cons. Staple 12179 +0.53%
    Health Care 42784 +1.44%
    Comms 1149 +1.86%
    Info Tech 1715 +1.99%
    Utilities 7056 +0.12%
    #asx #ausbiz

For a longer news piece related to AS51 that’s been generating discussion, check out:

Number of women leading ASX200 companies falls to just 5% of chief executives | Business | The Guardian

It marks the lowest number of women in chief executive positions since CEW, an organisation that represents and supports women in leadership, began its annual census of gender representation in publicly listed company leadership teams four years ago….Nearly two-thirds (65%) of ASX200 companies have no women in roles with profit and loss responsibility on their executive leadership team, up from 57% last year.