Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at the close on Tuesday:
ASB - AUSTAL - down one cent, or 1.1 per cent, at 88 cents
Shipbuilder Austal has received funding to build two more vessels for the US Navy, taking the value of its current order book to record levels.
CCL - COCA-COLA AMATIL - down 10 cents, or 0.9 per cent, at $11.27
WOW - WOOLWORTHS - down two cents, or 0.05 per cent, at $36.64
SPC Ardmona has announced a $70 million deal with supermarket giant Woolworths to supply 24,000 extra tonnes of produce, just months after the federal government refused the struggling food processor assistance.
DJS - DAVID JONES - down three cents, or 0.9 per cent, at $3.35
David Jones chief executive Paul Zahra has reversed his decision to resign and will stay on at the retailer.
LYC - LYNAS CORPORATION - down 2.5 cents, or 8.5 per cent, at 27 cents
Rare earths miner Lynas made a loss of $59.3 million in the six months to December, in part due to costs from its ramp-up of operations at its new Malaysian plant.
WKT - WALKABOUT - in trading halt, last traded at 0.8 cents
The shares of minerals explorer Walkabout Resources have been placed in a trading halt pending a company announcement about a capital raising.