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Today’s ASX top stocks: Nufarm (NUF ↑14.0%), Genesis Minerals (GMD ↑5.0%)

Posted: 3 February 2022 1:08 pm
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The 10 biggest movers on the ASX.

The best performing companies on the ASX so far today were Nufarm (NUF, up 14.0%) and Genesis Minerals (GMD, up 5.0%).

Top movers on the ASX Thursday 3 February 2022

Nufarm (NUF) was the biggest mover on the ASX today.

Shares in the company rose 14.0% to $5.30.

The company soared off strong quarterly results. Revenue is up 36% compared with this time last year based on Nufarm's statement to the ASX.

Nufarm also points to strong gains in the future, with aspirations of revenue passing $4 billion by 2026.

Nufarm trades in the materials sector.

Learn more about investing in Nufarm in Finder's full guide.

The second place for market gainers went to Genesis Minerals (GMD), the materials company.

Its shares rose 5.0% to reach $1.68.

Genesis Minerals told the market today that it has "exceptional drilling results" out of its Ulysses mine.

Find out more about investing in Genesis Minerals in Finder's full guide.

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Here's the full list of today's 10 biggest movers so far.

StockPrice% change
Nufarm (NUF)$5.3014.0%
Genesis Minerals (GMD)$1.685.0%
Aroa Biosurgery (ARX)$0.894.7%
Renergen (RLT)$3.414.6%
Fonterra Shareholders' Fund (FSF)$3.424.6%
Pacific Current Group (PAC)$7.753.6%
Amcor (AMC)$16.913.4%
IOOF Holdings (IFL)$3.793.3%
Emeco Holdings (EHL)$0.953.3%
DDH1 (DDH)$1.033.0%

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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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