Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) indices finished lower on Thursday.
Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:
- S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) lower 0.33% to 6,169.50
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.32% to 6,276.80
- AUD/USD at US 73 cents
- Gold at US$1,204.45 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$79.73 a barrel
The best-performing ASX 200 share today was lithium miner Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX: PLS), it share price went up 6.9% today. Fellow lithium peers Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY) and Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE) went up 4.1% and 5.5% respectively.
Gold miners had a strong today with Evolution Mining Limited (ASX: EVN) being the strongest performer today, its share price went up by 6.4%.
Here are some of today’s top stories:
- Here’s how Sydney Airport Holdings Pty Ltd (ASX:SYD) is driving growth
- Should you worry when management sell shares?
- Buy low, hold the winners
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