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Here are the top 10 ASX shares today

Here are your top 10 biggest gainers in the ASX 200 on Thursday.
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Today, the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) made an effort to recoup its early morning losses but was unable to overcome the downward pressure. At the end of the session, the benchmark index finished 0.15% lower to 7,225.2 points.

While there were many sectors that brought some positivity to the table today, it was a blatantly different story for tech shares. Tech investors would have had their stomachs in their mouths as the sector took a 3.2% nosedive. The biggest detractor was none other than buy now, pay later provider, Afterpay Ltd (ASX: APT).

However, the question is: which shares delivered the biggest returns to investors on the ASX today? Here are the top ten stocks that came through for investors:

Top 10 ASX shares countdown today

Looking at the top 200 listed companies, Worley Ltd (ASX: WOR) was the biggest gainer today. Shares in the engineering company moved 6.53% higher today. Investors flocked to the company’s shares after Morgan Stanley released a bullish broker note on Worley. Find out more about Worley here.

The next biggest gaining ASX share today was AGL Energy Ltd (ASX: AGL). The embattled energy retailer enjoyed a 3.61% reprieve today despite there being no announcements out. Uncover the latest AGL Energy details here.

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

ASX-listed company
Share price
Price change

Worley Ltd (ASX: WOR)

$10.12
6.53%

AGL Energy Ltd (ASX: AGL)

$5.45
3.61%

Genesis Energy Ltd (ASX: GNE)

$2.95
3.51%

Fletcher Building Ltd (ASX: FBU)

$6.61
3.44%

Imugene Ltd (ASX: IMU)

$0.52
2.97%

Transurban Group (ASX: TCL)

$13.85
2.52%

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA)

$95.97
2.23%

Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Ltd (ASX: CUV)

$28.71
2.17%

Domain Holdings Australia Ltd (ASX: DHG)

$5.31
2.12%

Pointsbet Holdings Ltd (ASX: PBH)

$7.27
2.11%

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.

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