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Best and worst stocks on the ASX today

The S&P / ASX 200 Index (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) has resumed its upward climb, adding 0.3% at 5,372.9. Sectors were mixed with gold down 1.2%, financials and health care both posting a rise of 0.7%, while utilities added 0.9%.

Here are the top five best performing stocks in the index today.

These stocks were the losers on the day.

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Motley Fool writer/analyst Mike King doesn’t own shares in any companies mentioned.

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