Today, the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) notched up its third consecutive day in the red. The benchmark index finished slightly lower at 7,272.5 points, down 0.11%.
Across the markets on Wednesday, it was a balance between strong performers in real estate shares and weakness among the miners and banks.
However, the question is: which shares delivered the biggest returns to investors on the ASX today? Here are the ten stocks that rose to the occasion:
Top 10 ASX shares countdown today
Looking at the top 200 listed companies, The a2 Milk Company Ltd (ASX: A2M) was the biggest gainer today. Shares in the infant formula producer soared 13.28%. It is a sight for sore eye following the company’s disappointing performance over the past year. The boost comes amid its smaller rival, Bubs Australia Ltd (ASX: BUB) releasing a positive update. Find out more about The A2 Milk Company here.
The next biggest gaining ASX share today was The Star Entertainment Group Ltd (ASX: SGR). The casino operator gained 5.92% despite news that the Queensland police is investigating the company. Uncover the latest Star Entertainment Group details here.
Today’s top 10 biggest gains were made in these ASX shares:
|ASX-listed company||Share price||Price change|
|The a2 Milk Company Ltd (ASX: A2M)||$6.57||13.28%|
|The Star Entertainment Group Ltd (ASX: SGR)||$3.40||5.92%|
|Pointsbet Holdings Ltd (ASX: PBH)||$10.13||4.87%|
|Vicinity Centres (ASX: VCX)||$1.735||3.27%|
|National Storage REIT (ASX: NSR)||$2.37||3.04%|
|Crown Resorts Ltd (ASX: CWN)||$9.10||2.94%|
|Worley Ltd (ASX: WOR)||$10.69||2.59%|
|Tabcorp Holdings Ltd (ASX: TAH)||$5.15||2.59%|
|Abacus Property Group (ASX: ABP)||$3.615||2.41%|
|Sims Ltd (ASX: SGM)||$13.90||2.28%|
Our top 10 ASX shares today countdown is a recurring end-of-day summary to ensure you know which companies were making big moves on the day. Check-in at Fool.com.au after the market has closed during weekdays to see which stocks make the countdown.