Wall Street continues to defy the 'sell in May and go away' pundits. Tuesday's S&P500's healthy bounce was partially followed by the ASX.
But ASX trading remains generally thin, with some specific stocks excepted.
This week (All Ordinaries Index)
Fiscal year to date (All Ordinaries Accumulation Index i.e. including dividends)
The market's rise since February is almost exciting. But at that point it was under water by over 5%. And now it is approaching a +5% fiscal year return.