Welcome to the 216th edition of the Deloitte WA Index, a monthly review of Western Australian stocks and indices.
The aggregate market capitalisation of Western Australian listed companies rose during the month of March – increasing 11.5% to close at $327.5 billion. Gold focused, West Australian listed companies benefited greatly from an influx of positive sentiment surrounding gold equities. The All Ordinaries and FTSE 100 retreated marginally during the month, whilst the US S&P 500 and Nikkei posted minor gains, continuing their upwards trend.
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As of 31 March 2023 Download the list of WA’s top 100 listed companies
Commodities were a mixed bag across March, with silver and gold being the standout performers. Lithium, nickel, and praseodymium neodymium alloy continued their downward trend from February. Energy continued to slow due to decreasing demand in the northern hemisphere.
Western Australian top performers over the past month by growth in market capitalisation
The top Deloitte WA Index Movers and Shakers in March were: