Today’s ASX top stocks: Chorus (CNU ↑14.4%), Western Areas (WSA ↑12.5%)
The 10 biggest movers on the ASX.
The best performing companies on the ASX so far today were Chorus (CNU, up 14.4%) and Western Areas (WSA, up 12.5%).
Biggest movers on the ASX Thursday 19 August 2021
Chorus (CNU) was the dominant mover on the ASX today.
Shares in the company rose 14.4% to $6.91.
Chorus is in the telecommunication services sector.
Learn more about investing in Chorus in Finder's full guide.
Also performing strongly was Western Areas (WSA), the materials company.
It rose 12.5% to reach $2.79.
Find out more about investing in Western Areas in Finder's full guide.
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Here's a fuller list of the biggest movers on the market so far today.
|Western Areas (WSA)||$2.79||12.5%|
|NRW Holdings (NWH)||$1.86||11.4%|
|Netwealth Group (NWL)||$15.74||10.5%|
|Navigator Global Investments (NGI)||$1.97||10.1%|
|Family Zone Cyber Safety (FZO)||$0.72||7.5%|
|Southern Cross Media Group (SXL)||$2.07||7.3%|
|Contact Energy (CEN)||$7.75||7.0%|
|PPK Group (PPK)||$17.60||6.9%|
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Each weekday we round up the best performing stocks on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), ranked by price percentage from market open to 11am. To avoid higher price volatility we only include stocks with market caps of more than $200 million. Price changes are calculated by 11am on the trading day, but these prices may be subject to minor variation depending on data availability.
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