Here are the top 10 ASX shares today

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

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Top 10 ASX shares today

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Today, the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) couldn’t avoid the negativity created by rising treasury yields. At the end of the session, the benchmark index finished 1.03% lower at 7,332.5 points.

Much like Wall Street overnight, it was technology shares that were dealt the harshest blow today. The sector suffered a 2.27% fall, with Megaport Ltd (ASX: MP1) copping the brunt of pessimism after posting its second-quarter update. In contrast, energy and utilities were the only sectors capable of escaping the bleak sentiment across markets.

However, 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, Skycity Entertainment Group Ltd (ASX: SKC) was the biggest gainer today. Shares in the casino and hotel operator climbed 3.24% higher despite there being no announcements from the company. Find out more about Skycity Entertainment here.

The next biggest gaining ASX share today was Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd (ASX: HVN). The retailer managed to produce a 3.17% gain even though investors had no news to run on. Uncover the latest Harvey Norman details here.

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

ASX-listed companyShare pricePrice change
Skycity Entertainment Group Ltd (ASX: SKC)$2.873.24%
Harvey Norman Holdings Ltd (ASX: HVN)$5.213.17%
Premier Investments Ltd (ASX: PMV)$28.743.12%
Virgin Money UK PLC (ASX: VUK)$3.663.10%
Beach Energy Ltd (ASX: BPT)$1.4852.41%
Santos Ltd (ASX: STO)$7.211.98%
Pexa Group Ltd (ASX: PXA)$18.801.90%
Coronado Global Resources Inc (ASX: CRN)$1.4251.79%
Nib Holdings Ltd (ASX: NHF)$6.831.64%
Seek Ltd (ASX: SEK)$30.351.61%
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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