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Australia: Shares end lower as recession fears deepen

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A drop in energy stocks saw Australian shares finish lower on Wednesday, while a collapse in consumer sentiment reinforced fears of an economic fallout from the coronavirus crisis.

[SYDNEY] A drop in energy stocks saw Australian shares finish lower on Wednesday, while a collapse in consumer sentiment reinforced fears of an economic fallout from the coronavirus crisis.

The S&P/ASX 200 index ended 0.4 per cent lower at 5,466.70, after starting the session in...

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