Investing.com Australia: equity markets finished the session higher on Tuesday; the progress of the sectors, Gold, Metals & mining, and information Technology has contributed to this increase.
The best performance of the session for the S&P/ASX 200 is to be put to the credit of the title Afterpay Touch Group Ltd (ASX:TPN), an increase of 6.93 per cent or 1,690 points for a closing price of 26,090. In the second position, we find Mayne Pharma Group Ltd (ASX:MYX) who wins of 4.85%, that is, the 0.025 points for a closing 0,540. The title Mineral Resource (ASX:MIN) completes the top three with an increase of 4.05% or 0,610 points for the end of the session to 15,660.
Speedcast International Ltd (ASX:SDA), sign the worst performance of the session, losing 40,80% or 1,420 points for a closing price of 2,060. Hub24 Ltd (ASX:HUB) gives up and 5.58% is 0,670 points and ends at 11,340. For its part, Eclipx Group Ltd (ASX:ECX) loose 5,12%, that is 0,065 points for a closing price of 1,205.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of titles down to the Sydney stock Exchange by 663 values 491 and 345 stable.
The securities Speedcast International Ltd (ASX:SDA) have decreased and reached a low of 3 years, after a decline of 40,80% or 1,420 points for a course of 2,060.
The S&P/ASX 200 VIX, which measures the implied volatility of options on the S&P/ASX 200 has lost 3.72% at up to 11.895, new low of one month.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in August gained 0,25% or 3,45 points, to $1.392,75 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in August rose 0.36%, 0.21 points for a $59,30 barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in September gained 0.45 per cent 0.29 points for a $65,35 the barrel.
The pair AUD/USD recorded an increase of 0.29% to 0,6985, while the AUD/JPY pair has taken 0.25% 75,71.