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Top 20 ASX trades by Sharesight users – July 2022

by Stephanie Stefanovic, Content Manager, Sharesight | Jul 28th 2022

Welcome to the July 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 overwhelmingly led by Vanguard’s Australian Shares Index ETF (ASX: VAS). In terms of individual equities, buy trades were led by BHP (ASX: BHP), which announced strong quarterly performance results. At the same time, sell trades were led by Woodside Energy (ASX: WDS), which saw its share price drop despite announcing significant increases in production and revenue compared to last quarter. Overall, this month’s top 20 ASX trades were dominated by blue chip stocks, particularly those in the mining and banking sectors.

Top 20 ASX trades July 2022

Top20 ASX monthly Jul22

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


Woodside Energy (ASX: WDS)

Fortescue Metals (ASX: FMG)

Rio Tinto (ASX: RIO)


Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG)

Westpac (ASX: WBC)

Whitehaven Coal (ASX: WHC)

  • Bushfire survivors launch legal action against Whitehaven’s Narrabri coal mine expansion
  • Whitehaven reports estimated total earnings of AU$3 billion for financial year
  • Share price grows amid strong energy sector and bullish broker notes

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