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Australian share market down as vaccine uncertainty hits travel stocks, Wall Street rises – ABC News

The local share market finishes flat, despite a steep slide for most travel companies amid the complications with Australia’s vaccine rollout.

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The Australian share market has finished flat, despite a steep drop for many travel stocks amid concerns that vaccination delays will keep international borders closed longer.
Key points:

  • Travel stocks have dived on vaccine delay concerns
  • Technology and real estate stocks have risen
  • Overnight on Wall Street, the S&P 500 hit a new high

By the close, the ASX 200 had clawed back earlier losses to finish less than 0.1 per cent lower at 6,995.
The broader All Ordinaries actually managed to eke out a 2-point…

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