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ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Monday: 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 Monday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) lower 1.34% to 6,923.30
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 1.42% to 7,019.90
  • AUD/USD at US 67 cents
  • Gold at US$1,580.15 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$56.28 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was Service Stream Limited (ASX: SSM), its share price rose around 5%.

Worries about the coronavirus have caused share markets to fall, but gold miners have gone up in response. The share price of Evolution Mining Ltd (ASX: EVN) rose by around 3% and the Gold Road Resources Ltd (ASX: GOR) share price went up 2.8%.

The share price of Worley Ltd (ASX: WOR) fell over 8% after it was announced that its CEO would be leaving and Chris Ashton would be taking the reins.

The Oil Search Limited (ASX: OSH) share price fell over 7% that negotiations on the P’nyang Gas Agreement have stopped to allow the PNG Government to focus on developments already in the pipeline.

The Citadel Group Ltd (ASX: CGL) share price rose 5% after the software business gave a contracts update.

Resolute Mining Limited (ASX: RSG) saw its share price fall 3% after completing the repayment of its bridge facility debt.

Finally, the share price of rare earth miner Lynas Corporation Ltd (ASX: LYC) fell 2.75% despite the government awarding major project to the new Lynas WA plant.

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