Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) indices finished higher on Tuesday.
Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:
- S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) higher 0.81% to 6,742.80
- ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.77% to 6,853.00
- AUD/USD at US 67 cents
- Gold at US$1,462.76 an ounce
- Brent Oil at US$60.78 a barrel
The best-performing ASX 200 share today was the Nufarm Limited (ASX: NUF) share price which climbed another 15.25% after news of the sale of its South American division and the FY19 result.
Fintech shares were some of the worst performers after the RBA rate cut, the share price of Netwealth Group Ltd (ASX: NWL) fell by 3.8% and the Hub24 Ltd (ASX: HUB) share price dropped 3.6%.
The iSignthis Ltd (ASX: ISX) share price jumped by 14% after it reported strong processing growth in the September 2019 update.
The share price of Kathmandu Holdings Ltd (ASX: KMD) was in a trading half after announcing the acquisition of Rip Curl to boost its overseas presence and enter the surf & action sports retail sector.
The Technology One Limited (ASX: TNE) share price rose by 6.5%, making it one of the best performers in the ASX 200.
Investors continue to punish the Webjet Limited (ASX: WEB) share price, it fell by 3.6% today.
Finally, the share price of lottery business Jumbo Interactive Ltd (ASX: JIN) rose by 6.2%, making it one of the leading performers.
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- 3 ASX dividend shares to buy after the RBA rate cut
- What you need to know about the RBA’s record rate cut today
- Sydney and Melbourne house prices are back posting “boom time” gains
- I said ‘Hands off!’ our Super
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Tristan Harrison has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia's parent company Motley Fool Holdings Inc. owns shares of and recommends Jumbo Interactive Limited. The Motley Fool Australia's parent company Motley Fool Holdings Inc. owns shares of Hub24 Ltd and Netwealth. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Hub24 Ltd, Jumbo Interactive Limited, and Webjet Ltd. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. 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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