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Stocks to watch

Stocks of interest on the Australian stock exchange on Monday:

ANZ - ANZ BANK - up 11 cents, or 0.4 per cent, at $29.10

CBA - COMMONWEALTH BANK- up 43 cents, or 0.6 per cent, at $76.10

NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - up 6 cents, or 0.2 per cent, at $28.02

WBC - WESTPAC - up 2 cents, or 0.1 per cent, at $29.80

Banking shares continue to recover from recent sharp price declines.

BHP - BHP BILLITON - up 71 cents, or 2.1 per cent, at $33.86

RIO - RIO TINTO - up $1.15, or 1.4 per cent, at $80.91

Iron ore prices have risen and some investors believe copper has hit a bottom after recent sharp falls.

DMP - DOMINOS PIZZA - down $1.85, or 3.8 per cent, at $47.22

Domino's Pizza shares have continued to fall as investors flee amid analysts' downgrades.

VRL - VILLAGE ROADSHOW - in a trading halt at $2.18

The theme park and cinema operator has requested a two-day trading halt ahead of a potential capital raising.

YAL - YANCOAL - down 0.5 cents, or 3.6 per cent, at 13.5 cents

Yancoal has redeployed the majority of its 205 workforce from its Austar coal mine in NSW as the ASX-listed miner waits to discover whether it can reopen following a rock blast mid-May.