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ALL ORDINARIES finishes higher Monday: 8 shares you missed

Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) indices finished higher on Monday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) higher 0.39% to 6,089.80
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.36% to 6,170.70
  • AUD/USD at US 71 cents
  • Gold at US$1,323.47 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$66.50 a barrel

The best-performing ASX 200 share today was car dealership business Automotive Holdings Group Ltd (ASX: AHG) with investors driving its share price 8.6% higher.

The GWA Group Ltd (ASX: GWA) share price also went up 4.4% after it reported its result to the market today.

Fintech company Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX: NWL) saw its share price rise 7% with investors pleased by the half-year result.

Waste collection business Bingo Industries Ltd (ASX: BIN) saw its share price crash 49% despite only saying that profit (EBITDA) would be flat over FY19.

The share price of Bank of Queensland Limited (ASX: BOQ) dropped more than 6.3% after downgrading its earnings expectations for the year.

Shares of Ansell Limited (ASX: ANN) went up 4.1% after the glove business reported its half-year result for the six months to 31 December 2018.

The Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) share price ended the day up 0.15% after saying its first quarter profit was flat compared to last year.

Finally, the Treasury Wine Estates Ltd (ASX: TWE) share price dropped 4.3% after news that its head of Asia has reportedly resigned.

Here are some of today’s top stories:

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Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of and has recommended Treasury Wine Estates Limited. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of Netwealth. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Ansell Ltd. and Automotive Holdings 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.

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