SYDNEY, AAP – A winning streak of 11 months of gains on the Australian share market has come to a definitive stop in September.
The market on Thursday bounced back from two previous days of losses but the gains were not enough to change the monthly result.
The ASX200 shed 2.69 per cent for September.
In the most recent session, the benchmark S&P/ASX200 index closed higher by 135.5 points, or 1.88 per cent, to 7332.2.
The All Ordinaries closed up 129.5 points, or 1.73 per cent, to 7629.7.
The Australian dollar was buying 72.09 US cents at 1624 AEST, lower from 72.55 US cents at Wednesday’s close.