Australia’s share market, or the All Ordinaries Index (INDEXASX: XAO)(ASX: XAO), is currently up 0.38% at lunch.

The Coles Group Limited (ASX: COL) share price is up around 1%, making it one of the best performing blue chips so far.


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Australian Finance Group Ltd (ASX: AFG) shares are up nearly 6% after reporting its half year result and also because Labor are backing down on the mortgage broker recommendations in the Royal Commission report.

The share price of Mayne Pharma Group Ltd (ASX: MYX) is down 5.6% after the generic drugs business reported its result to the market.

Shares of Automotive Holdings Group Ltd (ASX: AHG) are up nearly 6% with investors driving the share price higher in reaction to its result.

The Ardent Leisure Ltd (ASX: ALG) share price is 3.5% despite the theme park operator reporting a loss.

iCar Asia Ltd (ASX: ICQ) shares have gone up by more than 9% with the online classifieds business pleasing investors.

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