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ALL ORDINARIES finishes higher Friday: 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 Friday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) higher 0.58% to 6,716.10
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.57% to 6,824.10
  • AUD/USD at US 68 cents
  • Gold at US$1,499.31 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$62.27 a barrel

The best-performing ASX 200 share today was the Speedcast International Ltd (ASX: SDA) share price which climbed 16.9%.

The recovery of the share market sent gold miners into negative territory. The St Barbara Ltd (ASX: SBM) share price fell by 3% and the Saracen Mineral Holdings Limited (ASX: SAR) share price dropped 2.8%.

Supermarket giant Woolworths Group Ltd (ASX: WOW) is having a dispute with Arnott’s and BWS is delivering on Uber Eats, sending the share price up 0.4%.

A potential US acquisition in the US sent the City Chic Collective Ltd (ASX: CCX) share price higher by 2%.

At the bottom of the ASX the share price of waste company Bingo Industries Ltd (ASX: BIN) dropped 3.5%.

The Idp Education Ltd (ASX: IEL) share price rose by 6.2% today, making it one of the ASX 200’s best performers.

Finally, the share price of iSignthis Ltd (ASX: ISX) rose by 2.7%, recovering some of its lost ground.

Here are some of today’s top stories:    

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Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. 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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