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 0.91% to 6,606.80
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.89% to 6,721.90
- AUD/USD at US 68 cents
- Gold at US$1,494.40 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$59.52 a barrel
The share price of Perpetual Limited (ASX: PPT) dropped 0.6% as it announced its quarterly funds under management (FUM) update.
The share price of Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX: NWL) fell by 5.5% today, losing the gains it made yesterday.
One of today’s biggest gains belonged to the CYBG Plc (ASX: CYB) share price which rose by 9.4%.
Finally, the Magellan High Conviction Trust (ASX: MHH) launched today, though the share price was unmoved at $1.50.
Here are some of today’s top stories:
- How Warren Buffett picks his winners
- Why I’d buy this little-known ASX blue chip dividend share for income
- How ASX dividend shares can protect you in a recession
- 2 tech ETFs to buy for strong returns
The Fool investment team has identified these quality ASX shares that could be worth a place in your portfolio.
Our Motley Fool experts have just released a brand new FREE report, detailing 5 dirt cheap shares that you can buy today.
One stock is an Australian internet darling with a rock solid reputation and an exciting new business line that promises years (or even decades) of growth… while trading at an ultra-low price…
Another is a diversified conglomerate trading near a 52-week low all while offering a 2.8% fully franked yield...
Plus 3 more cheap bets that could position you to profit over the next 12 months!
See for yourself now. Simply click the link below to scoop up your FREE copy and discover all 5 shares. But you will want to hurry – this free report is available for a brief time only.
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 Hub24 Ltd and Netwealth. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of and has recommended Wesfarmers Limited. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Hub24 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.