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ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Tuesday: 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 Tuesday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) higher 0.68% to 6.752.60
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.60% to 6,853.20
  • AUD/USD at US 68 cents
  • Gold at US$1,463.19 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$63.94 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was the Webjet Limited (ASX: WEB) share price, it rose almost 10% on takeover rumours.

The share price of Cooper Energy Ltd. (ASX: COE) rose another 5% after yesterday’s Sole Gas Project update.

The Viva Energy Group Ltd (ASX: VEA) share price increased 2.8%, recovering some of the decline over the past couple of weeks.

After completing its capital raising, the share price of Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) increased by 0.6%.

The announcement of a new CEO and Managing Director sent the Graincorp Ltd (ASX: GNC) share price down 1%.

The share price of Southern Cross Media Group Ltd (ASX: SXL) fell 2.7% today after announcing the refinancing of its debt facilities.

The Centuria Industrial Reit (ASX: CIP) share price was unmoved today after going into a trading halt for a capital raising to acquire two properties worth $236 million to continue to be leased to Arnott’s.

Finally, the share price of Tyro Payments Ltd (ASX: TYR) ended up another 0.6% after updating the market about its listing.

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 recommended Webjet 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.

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