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International Stocks - Popular Australian Stocks and the S&P/AX200 Index

Here are 10 well-known Australian stocks that are components of the S&P/AX200 index, the benchmark index that includes 200 large-cap stocks listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX).

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Australian Stocks
Stock
Price Quote
1-Year Price Chart
Comment
ANZ Banking Group
Banking
BHP Billiton
Mining
Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Banking
National Australia Bank 
Banking
Newcrest Mining
Mining
Rio Tnto
Mining
Telstra Corp
Telecommunications and information services
Wesfarmers
Diverse business operations - supermarkets, department stores, home improvement and more
Westpac Banking Corp
Banking
Woolworths
Retailing - consumer goods
Price data from Yahoo! Finance. Click small charts (sparklines) to expand. * Uses 10 years or all years of prices, whichever is less.


To inspect the performance of the Australian Stocks portfolio, see the returns table and chart below. Portfolio values are computed using weekly closes for stocks from Yahoo! Finance.

All currency values are in AUD.

The 8 stocks included in the portfolio computations are: ANZ.AX, BHP.AX, CBA.AX, NAB.AX, RIO.AX, TLS.AX, WBC.AX and WOW.AX. The current value of the portfolio assumes that 1,250.00 was invested (total of 10,000) in each stock at its closing weekly price for the current date in 2007. NCM.AX and WES.AX were excluded from the portfolio computations because of insufficient price data.


Australian Stocks - Return Results
Portfolio:
Australian Stocks
Start date:
Apr-30-2007
Start value:
$10,000
End date:
Apr-28-2017
End value:
$22,269
Number prices
522
Minimum value occurred on Jan-19-2009
$6,572
Maximum value occurred on Mar-27-2017
$22,344
Total gain or loss (Start date to End date)
122.69%
Annualized gain or loss (Start date to End date)
8.30%
Total dollar value on End date of a $10,000 purchase made on Start date
$22,269
Average percent return for all possible buy/sell combinations
44.86%
Number returns
135,981
Number profitable returns (Winners)
117,814
Percent profitable returns
86.64%
Number unprofitable returns (Losers)
18,167
Percent unprofitable returns
13.36%
Winners to losers ratio
6.49
See Stock Return Calculator for return information for individual stocks or ETFs.


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Customize your own Portfolio of Australian Stocks using stocks from the above table. See returns for specified combinations of stocks for specified durations.

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