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ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Thursday: 8 ASX shares you missed

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) higher 0.01% to 6,547.10
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.06% to 6,662.90
  • AUD/USD at US 67 cents
  • Gold at US$1,507.66 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$58.23 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was the Orora Ltd (ASX: ORA) share price which rose 13.9% after announcing it was selling its fibre business.

The Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Limited (ASX: CUV) share price came back to earth by 13.7% after yesterday’s meteoric rise.

Brambles Limited (ASX: BXB) gave out its trading update to investors today, sending the share price higher by 3.5%.

Investors sent the Afterpay Touch Group Ltd (ASX: APT) share price slightly higher by 0.6% after the buy now, pay later company announced members of its new advisory board in the US.

The Harvey Norman Holdings Limited (ASX: HVN) share price fell around 5.5% today after going ex-dividend.

Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX: NWL) was another of today’s top performers after releasing its quarterly funds under administration (FUA) numbers.

The share price of Polynovo Ltd (ASX: PNV) was another of today’s top performers, it rose by 11.5%.

Finally, the share price of Resolute Mining Limited (ASX: RSG) fell by 11.2% today, marking a painful day for the gold miner.

Here are some of today’s top stories:    

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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 AFTERPAY T FPO and Netwealth. 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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