Welcome to the 117th edition of the Deloitte Queensland Index, a review of Queensland listed companies on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) that also includes the Deloitte Energy & Resources (E&R) Index.
Key points for March 2014 include:
- The Deloitte Queensland Index increased 1.4% during March 2014. In contrast, the Deloitte Queensland Energy & Resources (E&R) Index and ASX All Ordinaries decreased 4.2% and 0.2% respectively, over the same period
- Over the 12 months to 31 March 2014, the Deloitte Queensland Index increased 2.8% whilst the ASX All Ordinaries increased 8.5%. The Deloitte Queensland E&R Index decreased 31.5% over the same period
- There are currently 170 companies on the Deloitte Queensland Index
- In March 2014, the market capitalisation of 68 companies increased and the market capitalisation of 85 companies decreased. The rest were either new entrants or retained their position for the month.