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ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Thursday: 8 ASX shares you missed

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Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) indices finished lower on Thursday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) lower 0.33% to 7,008.40
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.38% to 7,108.60
  • AUD/USD at US 67 cents
  • Gold at US$1,579.42 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$59.28 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was gold miner Gold Road Resources Ltd (ASX: GOR), its share price rose nearly 11% after releasing its quarterly activities report.

Another of the day’s top performers was Treasury Wine Estates Ltd (ASX: TWE) as it rebounded from yesterday’s fall.

It was a very painful day for aerial imaging company Nearmap Ltd (ASX: NEA), its share price fell around 30% after downgrading its growth expectations for FY20.

Lithium miner Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX: PLS) experienced a share price fall of more than 10% as it gave its quarterly report.

Worries continue to affect the Webjet Limited (ASX: WEB) share price, it drifted lower by another 7%.

The share price of WAM Global Limited (ASX: WGB) rose by 3.2% after the listed investment company (LIC) reported and grew its dividend.

Insurance giant Suncorp Group Ltd (ASX: SUN) gave a natural hazard and reserve release update today – its share price dropped 0.3% in response.

Finally, the share price of Newcrest Mining Limited (ASX: NCM) fell by 2.8% after the large gold miner gave its quarterly report.

Here are some of today’s top stories:    

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