Strong day of trading to top off week, up 1.10%

Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 share index rose 1.10% today off the back of a strong day of trading as it once again nears an 11-month high.

The Big Four banks all performed strongly, all adding close to 2% by the close of business. NAB led the way, up 2.15%.

Afterpay (APT) finished the day up 3.41% as it touches its all-time highs, closing over $151. 

Gainers and Losers

The biggest gainers on Friday were:

  • NWS +13.19%
  • Z1P +7.96%
  • VUK +7.12%
  • EML +7.09%
  • NEA +7.02%

The biggest declines were:

  • JHG -5.64%
  • CSR -2.94%
  • S32 -2.93%
  • OBL -2.81%
  • NWH -2.74%

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