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ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Tuesday: 8 shares you missed

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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 0.11% to 6,658.00
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.16% to 6,734.50
  • AUD/USD at US 70 cents
  • Gold at US$1,427.79 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$64.81 a barrel

The best-performing ASX 200 share today was the Saracen Mineral Holdings Limited (ASX: SAR) share price which rose 6.6%.

The Sandfire Resources NL (ASX: SFR) share price dropped 11% as the resources business announced an acquisition.

The share price of Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd. (ASX: DMP) fell 6.8% with the food business on the receiving end of legal action relating to worker entitlements.

Shareholders of Metcash Limited (ASX: MTS) are feeling the pain as the share price fell an additional 6.3% today.

The Afterpay Touch Group Ltd (ASX: APT) share price rose another 3.6% today as its AUSTRAC recovery continues.

The share price of Collins Foods Ltd (ASX: CKF) rose 0.6% in reaction to the fast food company releasing its profit report.

IOOF Holdings Limited (ASX: IFL) appointed its new CEO today, but investors sent the share price down 2.6% in response.

Finally, the share price of Ausdrill Limited (ASX: ASL) rose another 4.3% in reaction to news of yesterday’s contract win.

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Returns as of 6th October 2020

Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of AFTERPAY T FPO. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Collins Foods Limited and Domino's Pizza Enterprises 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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