Local stocks finished in the red on Wednesday, following aRead more...
Local stocks finished in the red on Wednesday, following a negative lead from Wall Street after the S&P500 dipped by almost 2%.
Following a sharp selloff in the morning, the ASX 200 clawed back some ground to finish 0.28% lower.
The microcap Emerging Companies index fared slightly worse, with a 0.66% fall.
Global markets went through a round of jitters on Tuesday night, as lingering fears about the latest COVID-19 variant — Omnicron — continue to cast doubts on the strength of the reopening trade.