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ALL ORDINARIES finishes higher Monday: 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 Monday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) higher 0.54% to 6,642.60
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.54% to 6,757.90
  • AUD/USD at US 68 cents
  • Gold at US$1,486.23 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$60.19 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was the CYBG Plc (ASX: CYB) share price which went up 12% on hopes of a Brexit agreement.

New Zealand healthcare company Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corp Ltd (ASX: FPH) saw its share price rise 7% after announcing it was increasing its expectations for FY20.

The share price of Santos Ltd (ASX: STO) rose by 5.6% after the oil giant announced it was making a big acquisition of northern Australian assets.

A recovering share market sent the share prices of gold miners into the red today. The share price of Silver Lake Resources Limited. (ASX: SLR) dropped by 9.2% and the share price of Saracen Mineral Holdings Limited (ASX: SAR) declined by 8.3%.

The Urb Investments Ltd (ASX: URB) share price gained 4.4% after it became a takeover target.

The big ASX banks face an ACCC inquiry into their interest rate decisions. The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ASX: ANZ) share price rose by 0.6% despite that news.

Finally, one share to rocket today was Splitit Ltd (ASX: SPT), its share price climbed 17.5% after announcing an agreement with Shopify.  

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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