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ALL ORDINARIES finishes higher Monday: 8 ASX 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 0.28% to 6,749.70
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.32% to 6,861.10
  • AUD/USD at US 68 cents
  • Gold at US$1,515.19 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$65.09 a barrel

The best-performing ASX 200 share today was the IOOF Holdings Limited (ASX: IFL) share price after receiving a broker upgrade today.

Investors also liked Premier Investments Limited’s (ASX: PMV) report from last week, sending the share price up by almost 5% today.

Rural Funds Group (ASX: RFF) issued a longer defence against the new negative attack against its accounting practices, which sent the share price higher by almost 3%.

The Webjet Limited (ASX: WEB) share price fell around 3% after outlining the earnings hit that Thomas Cook could do to its FY20 profit expectations.

The share price of National Veterinary Care Ltd (ASX: NVL) went up 2% after the vet business announced some more acquisitions.

Aerial imaging company Nearmap Ltd (ASX: NEA) was the worst performer in the ASX 200, its share price declined by 3.6%.

The Clover Corporation Limited (ASX: CLV) share price rose another 8% today with investors being pleased by what was reported last week.

Finally, the share price of lithium miner Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE) was one of today’s top performers after climbing 6.5%.

Here are some of today’s top stories:    

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Tristan Harrison owns shares of RURALFUNDS STAPLED. The Motley Fool Australia's parent company Motley Fool Holdings Inc. owns shares of Clover Limited and Nearmap Ltd. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of and has recommended Premier Investments Limited and RURALFUNDS STAPLED. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of NATVETCARE FPO. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Nearmap Ltd. and Webjet Ltd. 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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