Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) indices finished lower on Thursday.
Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:
- S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) lower 0.49% to 6,677.60
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.43% to 6,785.60
- AUD/USD at US 68 cents
- Gold at US$1,509.61 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$62.23 a barrel
The best-performing ASX 200 share today was the Monadelphous Group Limited (ASX: MND) share price which rose by 5.75%.
Fintech business Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX: NWL) saw its share price rise by 5%, making it one of the day’s best ASX 200 performers.
Buy now, pay later company Sezzle Inc (ASX: SZL) saw its share price jump 10.9% after announcing it would be linking with Visa’s CyberSource system.
Finally, the share price of Fortescue Metals Group Limited (ASX: FMG) rose 0.6% after announcing the completion of its term loan refinancing and the repayment.
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Tristan Harrison has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia's parent company Motley Fool Holdings Inc. owns shares of Netwealth. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended FlexiGroup 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.