S&P/ASX 200 (INDEXASX:XJO) is in the green for a seventh consecutive session with the index higher by 59 points or 0.96% to 6,191 at 1.07 pm.
The gains on the local index followed another improvement on Wall Street with the major US indices surging on Monday.
Highest level since March
Notably, the ASX200 rose by as much as 1.2% earlier in the day to rise above 6200 and hit a new seven-month intra-day high.
The local tech sector is leading the gains with a 1.93% rise while the financials are following closely with a 1.87% increase.
Today’s top gainers on the ASX include MMJ Group Holdings Ltd (ASX:MMJ) (+30.43%), Engage:BDR Ltd (ASX:EN1) (+16.67%), Moho Resources Ltd (ASX:MOH) (+13.64%), Apollo Minerals Limited. (ASX:AON) (+29.73%), Buru Energy Limited (ASX:BRU) (+13.58%), Zelira Therapeutics Ltd (ASX:ZLD) (+13.33%) and Boadicea Resources Ltd (ASX:BOA) (+25.81%).
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