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Australian shares up; BHP's profit drops

Reuters: Hot Stocks

Tue, 19 Feb 2013

SYDNEY, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Australian shares rose 0.3 percent early on Wednesday, extending a rally that has taken them to 4-1/2 year highs, with global miner BHP Billiton Ltd lagging slightly after...

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