ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Monday: 9 shares you missed

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

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) down 0.57% to 5,895.00
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) down 0.53% to 5,996.40
  • AUD/USD at US 78 cents
  • Gold at US$1,326.62 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$64.61 a barrel

The market fell today, extending its losing streak. Now, both of the ASX indices are below 6,000.

The biggest gains in the ASX200 belonged to Myer Holdings Ltd (ASX: MYR), the retailer’s share price rose by 15% today on no news.

Lynas Corporation Ltd’s (ASX: LYC) share price went up by 4.76% today after reporting that revenue increased by 75%.

The share price of Resolute Mining Limited (ASX: RSG) increased by just over 4% today as Donald Trump’s tariff threats continued to weigh on investor’s minds.

Retail Food Group Limited (ASX: RFG) returned to trading today and the share price was smashed by 36.52%.

Xero Limited (ASX: XRO) CEO Rod Drury announced that he will be stepping down, which sent the share price down by 6.17% today.

Lithium miners Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX: PLS), Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE) and Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY) didn’t charge up investor’s excitement today, they were down 5.68%, 3.4% and 4.18% respectively.

Finally, Spark Infrastructure Group (ASX: SKI) went down by 6.22% according to the ASX.

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Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of and has recommended Retail Food Group Limited. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of Xero. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy. This article contains general investment advice only (under AFSL 400691). Authorised by Scott Phillips.

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