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Top 20 ASX trades by Sharesight users – May 2022

by Stephanie Stefanovic, Content Manager, Sharesight | May 30th 2022

Welcome to the May 2022 edition of Sharesight’s monthly ASX trading snapshot, where we look at the top 20 trades Sharesight users made on the ASX during the month.

In this snapshot, buy trades were strongly led by Vanguard’s Australian Shares ETF (ASX: VAS), followed by Vanguard’s International Shares ETF (ASX: VGS). In terms of individual stocks, buy trades were led by BHP (ASX: BHP), which will soon officially merge with Woodside Energy (ASX: WDS), formerly known as Woodside Petroleum (ASX: WPL). At the same time, sell trades were led by Pilbara Minerals (ASX: PLS), which saw its share price surge after receiving a manufacturing grant worth AU$20 million.

Top 20 ASX trades May 2022

Top20 ASX May22

Let’s look at the news behind some of the key stocks in this month’s snapshot:


Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG)

Pilbara Minerals (ASX: PLS)

Fortescue Metals (ASX: FMG)

Core Lithium (ASX: CXO)

Sayona Mining (ASX: SYA)

Westpac (ASX: WBC)


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