The Motley Fool

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) lower 0.19% to 7,066.30
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.22% to 7,180.50
  • AUD/USD at US 69 cents
  • Gold at US$1,566.92 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$64.83 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was IP firm IPH Ltd (ASX: IPH), its share price rose 2.1%.

The quarterly activities report sent the share price of resources giant BHP Group Ltd (ASX: BHP) down by 0.1%.

Fintech business Hub24 Ltd (ASX: HUB) saw its share price drop 5.3% after announcing record first half net inflows of $2.5 billion.

The share price of Splitit Ltd (ASX: SPT) was flat despite announcing board changes.

A positive profit announcement sent the share price of Data#3 Limited (ASX: DTL) up by 4%.

The shares of Resolute Mining Limited (ASX: RSG) went into a trading halt today so that the goal miner could do a capital raising to repay its bridge loan.

The Pact Group Holdings Ltd (ASX: PGH) share price rose 3.4% after announcing the sale of its contract manufacturing division.

Finally, the share price of Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE) dropped 3.5% after revealing some more contract information.

Here are some of today’s top stories:    

The Fool investment team has identified these ASX shares that could be worth a place in your portfolio.

Our Top 3 Blue Chip Shares To Buy Now

You’re invited! For a limited time, The Motley Fool Australia is giving away a fantastic FREE report detailing our 3 TOP BLUE CHIP SHARES to buy and own for now and beyond!.

So if you like trustworthy, stable, high-performing companies that pay fat fully franked dividends – we’ve got you covered!

Stock #1 is a beloved old Australian company turning its attention to high-margin businesses... and rapidly returning cash to shareholders with its hefty dividend...

While Stock #2 is an online powerhouse that’s rapidly gaining market share all around the globe... poised for years (or even decades) of tremendous growth...

Even better, Stock #3 offers a whopping grossed-up dividend of over 6%! Which beats the rates on term deposits right out of the water – and offers the potential for capital gains, too.

You can discover all three shares inside our new report right now. To scoop up your FREE copy, simply click the link below right now. But you will want to hurry – this free report is available for a LIMITED TIME ONLY!

Simply CLICK HERE FOR YOUR FREE REPORT!

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. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Data#3 Ltd. and 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.

FREE REPORT: Five Cheap and Good Stocks to Buy now…

Our Motley Fool experts have 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 2.7% 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.

CLICK HERE FOR YOUR FREE REPORT!