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Here are the top 10 ASX shares today

Here are your top 10 biggest gainers in the ASX 200 on Tuesday.
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Today, the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) experienced a challenging session. The benchmark index fell 1.37% to 7,283.2 points.

It was a day of deep red with significant falls in the healthcare, tech, materials, and property sectors.

However, the question is: which shares delivered the biggest returns to investors on the ASX today? Here are the ten stocks that rose to the occasion:

Top 10 ASX shares countdown today

Looking at the top 200 listed companies, Beach Energy Ltd (ASX: BPT) was the biggest gainer today. Shares in the oil and gas company jumped 9.72% on the back of optimism among energy shares. Find out more about Beach Energy here.

The next biggest gaining ASX share today was Oil Search Ltd (ASX: OSH). The oil and gas giant’s shares climbed 6.45% to $4.375, once again on euphoria for ASX-listed energy companies. Uncover the latest Oil Search details here.

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

ASX-listed company
Share price
Price change

Beach Energy Ltd (ASX: BPT)

$1.355
9.72%

Oil Search Ltd (ASX: OSH)

$4.375
6.45%

Whitehaven Coal Ltd (ASX: WHC)

$3.25
5.86%

Origin Energy Ltd (ASX: ORG)

$4.755
5.43%

Santos Ltd (ASX: STO)

$7.105
5.42%

AMP Ltd (ASX: AMP)

$1.035
5.08%

Woodside Petroleum Ltd (ASX: WPL)

$23.97
4.76%

Alumina Ltd (ASX: AWC)

$2.18
4.31%

Incitec Pivot Ltd (ASX: IPL)

$2.945
4.06%

Mercury NZ Ltd (ASX: MCY)

$6.21
2.65%

Data as at 4:00pm AEST

Our top 10 ASX shares 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.

The post Here are the top 10 ASX shares today appeared first on The Motley Fool Australia.

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