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 0.48% to 6,471.20
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.53% to 6,565.60
- AUD/USD at US 68 cents
- Gold at US$1,533.65 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$58.90 a barrel
The share price of Afterpay Touch Group Ltd (ASX: APT) rose by 7.7% today, making it another of the ASX200’s top performers.
Inghams Group Ltd (ASX: ING) investors weren’t feeling clucky after the FY19 report, sending its share price lower by 17%.
The Northern Star Resources Ltd (ASX: NST) share price rose 6.6% after reporting and announcing a proposed acquisition to the market.
The share price of Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX: WES) went up over 1% today after reporting its result and declaring a special dividend.
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- 3 reasons why ASX shares are the best way to create wealth
- Why the Warrego Energy share price has rocketed 62% today and 750% in 2019
- FlexiGroup share price flies on full-year earnings and new product launch
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