Australian shares ended the day in the red as major companies traded without the rights to their dividends and following a tech-led sell-off on Wall Street because of rising bond yields.
- Australian shares pulled down by heavyweights trading ex-dividend and Wall Street sell off
- All Ordinaries down 1pc to 7001, ASX down 0.8pc to 6,761
- Myer sees rise in half year net profit thanks to JobKeeper and rent relief
The Australian share market fell steeply in early trade but came off its lows…