ASX backtracks despite Wall St records: Aus shares lose 0.7% on week
01 Feb 2019 – Market Wrap. ASX starts Feb lower, closing off week with a loss of 43pts. ASX awaits Royal Commission report on Monday. WorleyParsons (ASX:WOR) closer to buying Jacobs ECR. Healthscope (ASX:HSO) shares finish 4% up on $4.4b takeover handshake. WiseTech Global (ASX:WTC) & Ansell (ASX:ANN) expand via acquisitions.
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