Here are your top 10 biggest gainers in the ASX 200 on Friday.
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Today, the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) climbed higher after its steep fall yesterday. The benchmark index closed 0.50% higher to 7,406.6 points. The Aussie index was buoyed by a strong performance among miners, closely accompanied by energy shares.
However, the question is: which shares from the top 200 delivered the most green on the ASX today? Here are the ten stocks that delivered the biggest gains:
Top 10 ASX 200 shares countdown today
Looking at the top 200 listed companies, Nickel Mines Ltd (ASX: NIC) was the biggest gainer today. Shares in the mining company surged 8.54% after successfully completing its issuance of US$150 million worth of senior unsecured notes. It was the company’s best day on the market in over 4 months. Find out more about Nickel Mines here.
The next best performing ASX share out of the top 200 today was Alumina Ltd (ASX: S32). The mining company’s shares gained 6.34% to $2.18. This move came as aluminium prices hit a 13-year high. Uncover the latest Alumina information here.
Today’s top 10 biggest gains were made in these ASX 200 shares:
Nickel Mines Ltd (ASX: NIC)
Alumina Ltd (ASX: AWC)
South32 Ltd (ASX: S32)
Mineral Resources Ltd (ASX: MIN)
IGO Ltd (ASX: IGO)
Lynas Rare Earths Ltd (ASX: LYC)
Iluka Resources Ltd (ASX: ILU)
Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX: WHC)
CSR Ltd (ASX: CSR)
Origin Energy Ltd (ASX: ORG)
Data as at 3:50pm AEST
Our top 10 ASX 200 shares countdown is a recurring end-of-day summary to ensure you know which companies were making the biggest 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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