Constructive day for the Australian markets today. Always in positives. Expected news on US Quantative easing, markets holding their nerve. Banks doing well ANZ, Commonwealth Bank and Westpac doing well, NAB down a bit. Miners down slightly. AGM positive news. JB HI-FI shares up about 3%. More on warrnambool cheese and butter Japanese food giant Kirin buys stake in takeover target Warrnambool Cheese and Butter - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) Oil prices about $97.70.
30th Oct 2013, CommSec End of Day Report: Calm Before the Fed

European markets look to be in positive ground

^FTSE: Summary for FTSE 100- Yahoo!7 Finance
^GDAXI: Summary for DAX- Yahoo!7 Finance