5 things to watch on the ASX 200 on Friday 15 October 2021
On Thursday the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) was back on form and pushed higher. The benchmark index climbed 0.5% to 7,311.7 points.
Will the market be able to build on this on Friday? Here are five things to watch:
ASX 200 expected to rise again
The Australian share market looks set to end the week on a positive note. According to the latest SPI futures, the ASX 200 is expected to open the day 45 points or 0.6% higher. This follows a very strong night of trade on Wall Street, which late on sees the Dow Jones up 1.4%, the S&P 500 1.6% higher, and the Nasdaq up 1.65%.
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