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 0.37% to 5,864.70
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.23% to 5,937.30
- AUD/USD at US 73 cents
- Gold at US$1,318.99 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$62.18 a barrel
The Syrah Resources Ltd (ASX: SYR) share price plunged another 10% today as investors reacted negatively again to yesterday’s December quarterly report.
Shares of Duxton Water Ltd (ASX: D2O) went up 4.3% after the company announced its dividend intentions for 2019.
The Freelancer Ltd (ASX: FLN) share price went up 9.4% after revealing a record December 2018 quarter.
Finally, the Getswift Ltd (ASX: GSW) share price dropped 11.1% today as investors reacted to its latest quarter result, which was announced yesterday after the market closed.
Here are some of today’s top stories:
- 3 ASX shares rated as strong buys by brokers
- The Royal Commissioner is ready. Is your portfolio?
- 3 ASX midcap growth shares to buy in February
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Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison owns shares of DUXTON FPO. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of and has recommended Telstra Limited. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of Xero. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Freelancer 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.