TO FINANCE AND DESPITE OFFICIAL FIGURES SHOWING RECORD SAVINGS A NEW REPORT HAS FOUND MANY PEOPLE ARE FINDING IT HARD TO PUT MONEY AWAY.

THE HOUSEHOLD FINANCIAL COMFORT RETO FINANCE AND DESPITE OFFICIAL FIGURES SHOWING RECORD SAVINGS A NEW REPORT HAS FOUND MANY PEOPLE ARE FINDING IT HARD TO PUT MONEY AWAY.

TO THE MARKETS AND LETS SEE HOW THEY FINISHED ON FRIDAY.

THE DOW WAS UP 49 POINTS.

THE NASDAQ ALSO UP, 29 POINTS.

THE S-AND-P 500 HAD A 9 POINT RISE.

AND IN LONDON THE FOOTSIE WAS 36 POINTS BETTER OFF.

TO COMMODITY PRICES -

WEST TEXAS CRUDE IS TRADING AT 96 U-S DOLLARS A BARREL.

TAPIS CRUDE IS TRADING AT 124 U-S DOLLARS A BARREL.

AND GOLD IS WORTH 1666 U-S DOLLARS AN OUNCE.

THE AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR IS BUYING 103 U-S CENTS, 77 EURO CENTS AND 65 PENCE STERLING.

 

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