Here are your top 10 biggest gainers in the ASX 200 on Monday.
The post Here are the top 10 ASX shares today appeared first on The Motley Fool Australia. –
Today, the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) started the week off with a positive move. The benchmark index moved 0.34% higher to 7,441 points.
Despite a lagging tech sector, the Aussie benchmark recorded another green day for the year. Pulling the market ahead were shares in the energy, utilities, and materials 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, Mineral Resources Ltd (ASX: MIN) was the biggest gainer today. Shares in the mining and mining services company jumped 8.96% higher. This move came amid the company announcing the restart of operations at its Wodgina Lithium Mine. Find out more about Mineral Resources here.
The next biggest gaining ASX share today was Imugene Ltd (ASX: IMU). The clinical-stage drug developer’s shares rallied 6.74%. Despite the large gain, there were no announcements released by the company today. Uncover the latest Imugene details here.
Today’s top 10 biggest gains were made in these ASX shares:
Mineral Resources Ltd (ASX: MIN)
Imugene Ltd (ASX: IMU)
Beach Energy Ltd (ASX: BPT)
Novonix Ltd (ASX: NVX)
Origin Energy Ltd (ASX: ORG)
Woodside Petroleum Ltd (ASX: WPL)
Santos Ltd (ASX: STO)
Oil Search Ltd (ASX: OSH)
Home Consortium (ASX: HMC)
Champion Iron Ltd (ASX: CIA)
Data as at 4:00pm AEDT
Our top 10 ASX shares today 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.
Wondering where you should invest $1,000 right now?
When investing expert Scott Phillips has a stock tip, it can pay to listen. After all, the flagship Motley Fool Share Advisor newsletter he has run for more than eight years has provided thousands of paying members with stock picks that have doubled, tripled or even more.*
Scott just revealed what he believes could be the five best ASX stocks for investors to buy right now. These stocks are trading at near dirt-cheap prices and Scott thinks they could be great buys right now.
*Returns as of August 16th 2021
Motley Fool contributor Mitchell Lawler has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia’s parent company Motley Fool Holdings Inc. has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy. This article contains general investment advice only (under AFSL 400691). Authorised by Bruce Jackson.