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) lower 0.92% to 6,239.90
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.85% to 6,327.20
- AUD/USD at US 70 cents
- Gold at US$1,298.96 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$70.60 a barrel
Gold miners have been some of the biggest performers with the share market falling today, the Evolution Mining Ltd (ASX: EVN) share price went up 7.2%.
The share price of Reliance Worldwide Corporation Ltd (ASX: RWC) declined 6.9% adding onto the losses from yesterday after a profit downgrade.
The share price of IOOF Holdings Limited (ASX: IFL) was down 6%, making it one of the worst performers in the ASX 200.
The InvoCare Limited (ASX: IVC) share price went up 4.2% after providing a trading update for the first quarter.
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Tristan Harrison owns shares of InvoCare Limited. The Motley Fool Australia's parent company Motley Fool Holdings Inc. owns shares of Reliance Worldwide Limited. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of National Australia Bank Limited. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended InvoCare Limited and Reliance Worldwide 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.