Market wraps 21st August 2020

Weekly Wrap 21 August

The Aussie share market has slipped 0.1% this week (Mon-Thur), its first fall in three weeks as investors sift through 30 company reports - the busiest reporting season week so far.

In this week’s wrap, Jessica covers:

  • (0:24) Seven companies that beat market expectations 
  • (0:36) WiseTech Global (ASX:WTC) sky rockets 38% after reporting
  • (1:13) 16 companies that reported in-line
  • (1:36) Seven that missed market expectations
  • (1:57) Three emerging themes worth thinking about
  • (3:25) What to consider if you want to generate above average returns
  • (3:54) Over to the U.S.: Apple becomes a US$2 trillion company
  • (4:46) What to expect from Fortescue Metals (ASX:FMG), Woolworths (ASX:WOW) & Afterpay (ASX:APT) next week