Here are the top 10 ASX shares today

Here are your top 10 biggest gainers in the ASX 200 on Monday.

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Today, the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) kicked off the new week with a green session. At the end of the trading day, the benchmark index finished 0.64% higher at 7,370.8 points.

The markets were awash with gains across all sectors except financials on Monday. Investors exhibited disappointment for the full-year result of Westpac Banking Corp (ASX: WBC) posted today. Acting on this emotion, the market sold off the big four bank by nearly 7%. Meanwhile, communication services and utilities performed exceptionally well.

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, Imugene Ltd (ASX: IMU) was the biggest gainer today. Shares in the biotechnology company rose 6.06%. This move followed the announcement of a strategic collaboration with US-based Eureka Therapeutics. Find out more about Imugene here.

The next biggest gaining ASX share today was Orocobre Ltd (ASX: ORE). The lithium producer’s share price climbed 5.73% as the sector rallied today. Uncover the latest Orocobre details here.

Today’s top 10 biggest gains were made in these ASX shares:

ASX-listed companyShare pricePrice change
Imugene Ltd (ASX: IMU)$0.5256.06%
Orocobre Ltd (ASX: ORE)$9.415.73%
WiseTech Global Ltd (ASX: WTC)$53.985.68%
Xero Ltd (ASX: XRO)$155.634.09%
Champion Iron Ltd (ASX: CIA)$4.584.09%
Charter Hall Group (ASX: CHC)$18.023.98%
Codan Ltd (ASX: CDA)$10.443.88%
Ausnet Services Ltd (ASX: AST)$2.5653.85%
Reece Ltd (ASX: REH)$20.643.77%
Megaport Ltd (ASX: MP1)$18.583.74%
Data as at 4:00pm AEDT

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 after the market has closed during weekdays to see which stocks make the countdown.

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