Miners lead the charge as bulls return - The Sydney Morning Herald

New records on Wall Street and soaring metals prices pushed the local sharemarket higher on Wednesday, led by a rally in BHP Billiton. Encouraged by strong economic data as well as a string of solid quarterly earnings, US investors lifted both the ...

AUSTRALIAN STOCKS LIFT AGAIN: What you need to know - Business Insider Australia

The local market rallied for a second day, bolstered by gains on Wall Street where the S&P500 gained 0.8% overnight. The big miners, buoyed by rising metal prices, led the surge with BHP adding 3.2% to $27.89 and Rio Tinto 3.8% to $67.23. The banks ...

Markets Live: BHP storms to 19-month high - The Sydney Morning Herald

Shares rise, led by strong gains in the big miners, after Wall Street's S&P500 and the Nasdaq hit new record highs overnight while metals prices jumped, while the Aussie dollar takes a hit on softer than expected inflation data. Live updates. Sort ...