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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 0.37% to 6,517.10
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.38% to 6,636.90
  • AUD/USD at US 68 cents
  • Gold at US$1,508.41 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$58.08 a barrel

The best-performing ASX 200 share today was the share price of lottery business Jumbo Interactive Ltd (ASX: JIN) which rose by 6%. 

An even stronger performance came from the City Chic Collective Ltd (ASX: CCX) share price which rose by 11.2% after confirming it was successful with its US acquisition

Lithium miners were some of the worst performers in the ASX 200 today. The Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY) share price dropped 5% and the Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE)

St Barbara Ltd (ASX: SBM) saw its share price fall by 3.2% after the share market recovered somewhat and it also reported its September 2019 production. 

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) share price rose by 0.3% despite announcing criminal proceedings were being started against CommInsure

The share price of Mayne Pharma Group Ltd (ASX: MYX) fell a further 3.3%, making it one of the worst performers in the ASX 200.

The Kathmandu Holdings Ltd (ASX: KMD) share price rose by 3.6% after the retailer came back to trading. 

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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 and recommends Jumbo Interactive Limited. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Jumbo Interactive 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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