Evening Report: Shares Rebound On Friday But Still Down For The Week

The Aussie market managed to rebound from heavy selling over the previous two days to lift on Friday. The ASX 200 gained 37pts or 0.55% to 6709.8 on broad gains but banks remained a drag with Westpac (WBC) falling again, this time by 1.5%. The resource and tech sectors were the biggest improvers.