Here are the top 10 ASX shares today

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

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Today, the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) slipped to the downside after starting off in the green. At the end of the session, the benchmark index finished 0.11% lower at 7,408.8 points.

Investors were split on how to view the Aussie share market today as a handful of companies posted their quarterly and half-year results. Healthcare and industrial shares were the worst culprits today, with both sectors firmly in the red. In contrast, the materials sector lifted with gains across lithium shares. However, it wasn’t enough to prevent a negative day on the market.

The question is: which shares delivered the biggest returns to investors on the ASX today? Here are the top ten stocks that came through for investors:

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 immuno-oncology company jumped 7.04% despite there being a lack of news from the company. Find out more about Imugene here.

The next biggest gaining ASX share today was JB Hi-Fi Limited (ASX: JBH). The retailer enjoyed a 6.86% rally after reporting its second-quarter results for FY22. It appears the market wasn’t too worried about the numbers reflecting a fall in sales and earnings compared to the previous corresponding period. Uncover the latest JB Hi-Fi details here.

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

ASX-listed companyShare pricePrice change
Imugene Ltd (ASX: IMU)$0.387.04%
JB Hi-Fi Limited (ASX: JBH)$49.846.86%
Liontown Resources Ltd (ASX: LTR)$1.7656.33%
Novonix Ltd (ASX: NVX)$10.216.02%
Dicker Data Ltd (ASX: DDR)$14.025.89%
Paladin Energy Ltd (ASX: PDN)$0.895.33%
Zimplats Holdings Ltd (ASX: ZIM)$24.884.54%
Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX: NWL)$16.423.73%
Credit Corp Group Ltd (ASX: CCP)$35.203.32%
Mirvac Group (ASX: MGR)$2.882.86%
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 Fool.com.au after the market has closed during weekdays to see which stocks make the countdown.

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