Australia – Q4 Inventories -0.4% q/q (+0.1% expected) & Company profits -2.8% q/q (-1.8%)

Australia – Q4 Inventories  -0.4% q/q
– expected +0.1%, previous was 0.0%, revised from 0.1%
Company profits  -2.8% q/q (in case you need me to tell you … that is a sharp fall … profits in the mining sector were hit hard by falling commodity prices)