23rd July 2021

Weekly Wrap 23 July

The Aussie share market soared to a brand new record high this week (closing at 7,386 points on Thursday), before setting another record high on Friday. While Australia braces for further lockdowns, the US population continues to move more freely, and this has created two very different types of opportunities for investors.

In this week’s wrap, Jessica covers: 

  • (0:25) Lockdowns spelling good news for Healthcare & Consumer Staples
  • (1:29) Why investors are picking Woolworths (ASX:WOW)
  • (2:20) CIMIC (ASX:CIM) rising 10% as new work orders are above pre-pandemic levels
  • (3:26) Medibank (ASX:MPL) benefitting as pay-outs drop while earnings rise
  • (5:15) CSL (ASX:CSL) shares giving the market a shot in the arm
  • (6:42) Next week's economic news that could shake up the market