Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) indices finished higher on Wednesday.
Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:
- S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) up 0.50% to 6,025.10
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) up 0.47% to 6,137.40
- AUD/USD at US 76 cents
- Gold at US$1,297.15 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$76.13 a barrel
The best-performing ASX200 share today was WiseTech Global Ltd (ASX: WTC), the logistics company added to its gains this week by going up another 4.1%.
Fellow franchisor Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd. (ASX: DMP) also fell by 4.4% today.
The Kogan.Com Ltd (ASX: KGN) share price fell by another 3.9% today after the failed attempt of management to sell shares.
Private hospital operator Ramsay Health Care Limited (ASX: RHC) fell by a further 1.7% today as worries continue about private health affordability.
Finally, the Mortgage Choice Limited (ASX: MOC) share price rebounded strongly up 9.5% today after falling due to an investigation outlining franchisee struggles earlier in the week.
Here are some of today’s top stories:
- We’re Hiring!
- Improving GDP growth just put another nail in Australian house prices
- Are things about to turn around for Fonterra Shareholders’ Fund (ASX: FSF)?
- The Afterpay Touch Group Ltd (ASX:APT) share price is going nuts
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Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison owns shares of Ramsay Health Care Limited. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of WiseTech Global. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Domino's Pizza Enterprises Limited, Kogan.com ltd, and Ramsay Health Care Limited. 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.