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Need 4 Speed Read - ASX Report - 07/12/22

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Trading Idea of the Day
 

NASDAQ:MSFT - Microsoft Corporation (BULLISH - long term & BEARISH - short term)

  • Key levels on the chart - consider taking trades from key support/resistance zones.
  • Microsoft Corp recently considered building a "super app" that could include shopping, messaging, news and web search services among others, The Information reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
  • The Windows-maker mulled building the app to loosen the hold of Alphabet Inc's Google and Apple Inc on the mobile search space, according to the report.
  • A super app, made popular in Asia by Tencent Holdings'  WeChat and South east Asia's Grab Holdings has been described as the Swiss army knife of mobile apps, offering a suite of services for users such as messaging, social networking, peer-to-peer payments and e-commerce shopping.

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Article of the Day: Will Ford’s EV sales impact Tesla’s share price?

Podcast of the Day: Champel Capital’s Amir Weitmann on investing in deep tech 
 

APAC Daily Report



 

Market Snapshot & Highlights as of 8:00am AEDT


EXPECTATIONS: Energy LOWER (lower oil prices) & Materials HIGHER on overall base metal prices.

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