Efficient Research – Resources to the Rescue

The resources sector (+2.5%) was favoured again yesterday, as commodity prices bounced back from year-to-date lows on renewed tension (especially surrounding the Russia/Georgia situation) and some pullback in the dollar.  The All share advanced 1%, to close just above the 27,000 points level. Gold miners jumped 2.5% and platinum miners advanced 0.9% after having been slaughtered earlier in the week. Read on