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 0.68% to 6,739.20
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.65% to 6,841.00
- AUD/USD at US 68 cents
- Gold at US$1,502.88 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$61.32 a barrel
It was a painful day for shareholders of Cleanaway Waste Management Ltd (ASX: CWY), the waste company’s share price fell 13.6% after warning profit in the first half of FY20 was likely to be the same as the profit in the first half of FY19.
The GWA Group Ltd (ASX: GWA) share price dropped 3.9% because of what was in its AGM presentation to shareholders.
WiseTech Global Ltd (ASX: WTC) saw its share price drop another 1% after this week’s events with the short seller attack.
Finally, the share price of Qantas Airways Limited (ASX: QAN) fell 0.5% after holding its AGM.
Here are some of today’s top stories:
- Why the Magellan share price could run to $70
- 3 top ASX growth shares to buy for November
- 5 ASX small caps I’d buy for 2020
- As competition from Canon rises is the Pro Medicus share price a buy?
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