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ALL ORDINARIES finishes lower Thursday: 8 ASX shares you missed

Tristan Harrison
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Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO)(ASX: XJO) and ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) indices finished lower on Thursday.

Here’s a short recap of the Australian market:

  • S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) higher 0.67% to 6.863.60
  • ALL ORDINARIES (Index: ^AXAO) (ASX: XAO) higher 0.74% to 6,981.30
  • AUD/USD at US 69 cents
  • Gold at US$1,558.77 an ounce
  • Brent Oil at US$65.93 a barrel

One of the best-performing ASX 200 shares today was lithium miner Pilbara Minerals Ltd (ASX: PLS), its share price went up 10%.

The Pro Medicus Limited (ASX: PME) share price jumped almost 8%, making it one of the best performers.

With the Iran situation settling down, gold miners dropped back a bit. The Northern Star Resources Ltd (ASX: NST) share price fell 3.6% and the St Barbara Ltd (ASX: SBM) share price dropped 3.1%.

The share price of Suncorp Group Ltd (ASX: SUN) rose around 1% after providing a bushfire and hazard update.

The Woodside Petroleum Limited (ASX: WPL) share price fell 1.6% despite announcing a Senegal approval.

Elders Ltd (ASX: ELD) has seen its share price rise over 1% after providing a market update.

Finally, the share price of Bega Cheese Ltd (ASX: BGA) rose 3.7% after announcing the fire impact on its milk supply.

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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 Pro Medicus Ltd. The Motley Fool Australia has recommended Elders Limited and Pro Medicus 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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