Investment Matters

The markets - soggy

It's been a soggy week.

Comments from the US Fed about interest rates spooked the market a little.  Trading is thin and there is little sign of May selling.

The Australian market has also been subdued.  The unemployment data was ho-hum.  And investors seem content to tread water, until presumably, after the election.

This week

Market 20 May

Fiscal year to date

And the fiscal year to date chart shows a strong rebound from the February lows, but it's still a mediocre year, so far.