Lunch Report: Banks Lead Lunchtime Losses For The ASX

Losses among the major lenders are weighing on the ASX 200 at lunch. The index is back below 6,100 with losses across the majority of sectors led by financials. It has been a relatively positive day on the reporting front with retailer JB Hi-Fi (JBH) leading gains for companies releasing profit results, but (KGN) is down quite sharply.