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ALL ORDINARIES finishes higher Tuesday: 8 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 higher on Tuesday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) up 0.83% to 5,857.00
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) up 0.80% to 5,951.70
  • AUD/USD at US 77 cents
  • Gold at US$1,336.85 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$69.54 a barrel

In the small cap area of the market the Livetiles Ltd (ASX: LVT) share price rose by 6.02% today because the company announced that its annualised subscription revenue had increased by 315% compared to a year ago.

The Amcor Limited (ASX: AMC) share price rose by 1.64% today after news came that China would try to work with the US on some of its trade issues.

Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX: PLS) charged 5.66% higher after announcing it is about to generate its first revenue through direct shopping ore from the Pilgangoora Lithium-Tantalum Project.

The South32 Ltd (ASX: S32) finished the day up 5.13% on no official news, it was the second best performer in the ASX200 behind Pilbara.

Some technology shares had a really good day, for example WiseTech Global Ltd (ASX: WTC) went up by 4.85% and Xero Limited (ASX: XRO) increased by 3.43%.

At the other end of the performance table two of the worst losses today came from travel companies. Corporate Travel Management Ltd (ASX: CTD) declined by 2.03% and Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd (ASX: FLT) dropped by 1.84%.

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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 Corporate Travel Management Limited and Flight Centre Travel Group Limited. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of WiseTech Global and 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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