ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Monday: 6 shares you missed

The S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) finished lower on Monday.

Here’s a quick recap of global markets:

  • FTSE 100 (UK): up 0.4%
  • Dow Jones (USA): flat
  • NASDAQ (USA): up 0.1%

Here are today’s key stats:

  • ASX 200: down 0.7%
  • All Ordinaries: down 0.8%
  • Australian dollar (A$) (AUDUSD): 74.31 cents
  • Gold price: up 0.9%
  • Copper: up 0.1%
  • WTI Crude Oil: up 1.8%

Amongst the best-performing shares today was Sydney Airport Holdings Ltd (ASX: SYD) and ALS Ltd (ASX: ALQ), despite no material news being released from either company.

However, ALS shares have been rallying ever since it reported its full-year results last week.

Also staging a comeback were shares of Ten Network Holdings Limited (ASX: TEN), the embattled television channel.

At the other end of the market, Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd. (ASX: DMP) slumped following what seems to be a bearish analyst note. IT software business DWS Ltd (ASX: DWS) fell 9% while Apiam Animal Health Ltd (ASX: AHX) fell again following a disappointing update last week.

Here are today’s top stories:

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