ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Tuesday: 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 Tuesday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) higher 0.03% to 6,280.20
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.04% to 6,366.20
  • AUD/USD at US 74 cents
  • Gold at US$1,223.60 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$74.69 a barrel

The best-performing ASX 200 share today was Credit Corp Group Limited (ASX: CCP), the debt collector’s share price went up 8.5% after reporting its FY18 result.

At the other end of the share market was Regis Resources Limited (ASX: RRL), the miner fell by 10.8% on the back of its update to the market today. Fellow gold miner St Barbara Ltd (ASX: SBM) also dropped 4%.

Technology businesses were also some of the main ones to drop including WiseTech Global Ltd (ASX: WTC) which plunged 7.9% and Altium Limited (ASX: ALU) fell by 4.5% following the US tech sector down.

The share price of Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE) fell by 0.4% despite revealing an impressive production update for the June 2018 quarter.

Shares of Freelancer Ltd (ASX: FLN) dropped by 12.6% after releasing its result to the market.

The share price of Origin Energy Ltd (ASX: ORG) went up by 1% today after giving the market its June 2018 quarterly production report.

Finally, Bubs Australia Ltd (ASX: BUB) shares fell 0.7% after giving shareholders its quarterly report.

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