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ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Wednesday: 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 Wednesday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) lower 0.65% to 6.708.80
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.62% to 6,810.80
  • AUD/USD at US 68 cents
  • Gold at US$1,475.09 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$63.98 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was the Lynas Corporation Ltd (ASX: LYC) share price which rose almost 10%.

At the red end of the ASX the share price of ALS Ltd (ASX: ALQ) fell 5%, making it the worst performer in the ASX 200.

Outside of the ASX200, the share price of Redbubble Ltd (ASX: RBL) fell 44% after issuing a disappointing trading update.

Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) held a volatile AGM today, which saw the share price fall 1.2%.

The share price of Nearmap Ltd (ASX: NEA) fell 0.4% despite announcing an acquisition to boost its offering to clients.

Another investment into a fund manager saw the share price of Pinnacle Investment Management Group Ltd (ASX: PNI) end the day flat.

The Charter Hall Long WALE REIT (ASX: CLW) share price didn’t move after going into a trading halt to fund some large property purchases.

Finally, the Elders Ltd (ASX: ELD) share price dropped 0.5% after holding its AGM today.

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 owns shares of and has recommended Nearmap Ltd. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Elders Limited and REDBUBBLE FPO. 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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