S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) rallied 100 points or 1.9% surging to a fresh one-month high of 5488 despite a weak lead from Wall Street.
The gains were rather broad based with only the real estate sector closing in negative territory.
Some of the best performers included media, retail and tech companies. Heavyweights such as materials and financials also added weight to advances.
Gold hits seven-year high
The post S&P/ASX 200 hits one-month high led by strong gains for gold miners appeared first on News Wire Now.