Here are the top 10 ASX 200 shares today

Promising inflation data likely helped bolster the ASX 200 on Wednesday.

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The S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) ended Wednesday's session in the green, gaining 0.23% to close at 7,050.3 points.

Its gains came amid the release of the latest Australian inflation figures. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) found the nation's consumer price index (CPI) rose 6.8% over the 12 months to February. That's down from 7.4% over the 12 months to January.

Meanwhile, the S&P/ASX 200 Energy Index (ASX: XEJ) was among the top-performing sectors, rising 1.2%. The S&P/ASX 200 Materials Index (ASX: XMJ) also outperformed, lifting 1.2% on Wednesday.

It wasn't so sunny over on the S&P/ASX 200 Financials Index (ASX: XFJ), which fell 0.5% amid reports UBS has downgraded a swath of bank shares on the back of what has been dubbed a crisis among United States and European banks.

So, with all that in mind, let's take a look at the ASX 200 share that outperformed all others in today's session.

Top 10 ASX 200 shares countdown

The Deterra Royalties Ltd (ASX: DRR) share price provided the index's biggest gain today, lifting 5.3% to close at $4.76.

These shares made today's biggest gains:

ASX-listed companyShare pricePrice change
Deterra Royalties Ltd (ASX: DRR) $4.765.31%
Reliance Worldwide Corporation Ltd (ASX: RWC)$3.704.82%
ALS Ltd (ASX: ALQ)$12.104.76%
Silver Lake Resources Ltd (ASX: SLR)$1.1454.57%
Champion Iron Ltd (ASX: CIA)$6.803.82%
Allkem Ltd (ASX: AKE)$11.933.47%
James Hardie Industries plc (ASX: JHX)$32.643.16%
Gold Road Resources Ltd (ASX: GOR)$1.6753.08%
Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (ASX: FMG)$21.162.92%
Woodside Energy Group Ltd (ASX: WDS)$33.842.64%

Our top 10 shares countdown is a recurring end-of-day summary to let you know which companies were making big moves on the day. Check in at after the weekday market closes to see which stocks make the countdown.

Motley Fool contributor Brooke Cooper has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia's parent company Motley Fool Holdings Inc. has positions in and has recommended Reliance Worldwide. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Reliance Worldwide. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy. This article contains general investment advice only (under AFSL 400691). Authorised by Scott Phillips.

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