Sharesight users' top 20 ASX trades of FY22/23

by Stephanie Stefanovic, Content Manager, Sharesight | Jun 28th 2023

Welcome to our annual Australian financial year trading snapshot, where we look at the 20 most traded ASX stocks by Sharesight users during the Australian 2022/23 financial year. To find out the market-moving news behind some of these stocks, keep reading.

Top20 ASX EOFY 23

In this FY22/23 trading snapshot, buy trades were strongly led by Vanguard’s Australian Shares Index ETF (ASX: VAS). In terms of individual stocks, buy and sell trades were led by Pilbara Minerals (ASX: PLS), which has had a very strong financial year, with rising profits and increasing share prices as a result. Trades were followed by BHP (ASX: BHP), which has seen its share price fluctuate throughout the financial year due to mixed financial results and plummeting iron ore prices. Overall, the top trades for FY22/23 were heavily weighted towards index-tracking ETFs and blue chip stocks in the mining and banking sectors.

Pilbara Minerals (ASX: PLS)


Woodside Energy (ASX: WDS)

  • July 2022: Woodside share price drops despite strong Q2 revenue

  • September 2022: Woodside signs deal to supply LNG to Europe

  • November 2022: Share price hits 8-year high amid soaring oil and gas prices

  • December 2022: Woodside reveals cash flow outlook; analysts concerned about future dividend payouts

  • January 2023: Woodside records highest-ever quarterly production

  • February 2023: Woodside profit hits record high due to BHP merger and soaring oil and gas prices

  • March 2023: Seeks shareholder approval for CEO bonus; pay rise for directors

  • April 2023: CEO assures shareholders that stalled Browse LNG project is still "very attractive"

  • May 2023: Share price rises as analysts declare Woodside will be largely unscathed by PRRT changes

  • June 2023: Woodside shareholders back AU$10 billion Mexican oil project despite activist warnings

Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG)

Westpac (ASX: WBC)


Commonwealth Bank (ASX: CBA)

  • August 2022: CBA beats expectations in FY22 results

  • February 2023: Interest rate rises propel CBA profit to AU$5.15 billion

  • March 2023: CBA shares slide as sudden US bank collapse spooks Australian investors

  • June 2023: Fined record AU$3.55 million for breaching spam laws

Fortescue Metals (ASX: FMG)

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