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ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Friday: 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 Friday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) lower 0.33% to 7,139.00
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) lower 0.34% to 7,230.40
  • AUD/USD at US 66 cents
  • Gold at US$1,630.84 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$58.71 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was NRW Holdings Limited (ASX: NWH), its share price rose 7%.

Boral Limited (ASX: BLD) reported its result yesterday and its share price increased by 5.4% today.

Coal miner New Hope Corporation Limited (ASX: NHC) suffered a share price drop of 14.25% after one of its oldest shareholders decided to dump shares.

Lithium miner Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE) reported its result today and its share price increased by 4.2%.

Pharmaceutical company Mayne Pharma Group Ltd (ASX: MYX) was another to release its report, its share price fell 6.25% in reaction.

Resources business Sandfire Resources Ltd (ASX: SFR) released its result yesterday, its share price fell 6.3% today.

The share price of Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corp Ltd (ASX: FPH) went up 2.8% after updating its revenue and earnings guidance.

Finally, the share price of Bell Financial Group Ltd (ASX: BFG) rose by 5% after reporting its result.

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Motley Fool contributor Tristan Harrison has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. 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.