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) higher 0.30% to 6,079.10
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.33% to 6,148.70
- AUD/USD at US 71 cents
- Gold at US$1,308.42 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$61.88 a barrel
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- How to know if you have the right credit card
- 3 ASX tech growth shares to watch in 2019
- Flight Centre share price sinks lower on broker downgrade
- Emerging companies fund manager reveals top 5 ASX share holdings
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Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison owns shares of Challenger Limited and Paragon Care Limited. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of and has recommended Challenger Limited and Transurban Group. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Paragon Care Limited and REA Group 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.