Stocks to watch at close on Friday

Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at close on Friday:

CBA - COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA - up 50 cents, or 0.5 per cent, at $94.34

A second Commonwealth Bank IT executive has been charged over a kickback scheme that allegedly involved $1.9 million in corrupt payments.

DVL - DORSAVI - up 0.5 cents, or 1.7 per cent, at 30.5 cents

Medical device developer dorsaVi has sold its ViMove movement monitoring technology to two public hospitals in the United Kingdom - the first sales that the company has made to the UK public health system.

EVN - EVOLUTION MINING - down one cent, or 1.2 per cent, at 84 cents

Evolution Mining is in talks to buy Egyptian billionaire's gold mine in Kalgoorlie as it looks to take advantage of weak prices.

MTS - METCASH - down one cent, or 0.7 per cent, at $1.47

Metcash's supermarkets division's chief executive Fergus Collins has stepped down after 13 years at the company.

QAN - QANTAS AIRWAYS - up four cents, or 1.4 per cent, at $2.95

VAH - VIRGIN AUSTRALIA - steady at 49.5 cents

Australian aviation authorities are considering strengthening cockpit security rules following the Germanwings disaster, in which it's believed the pilot deliberately crashed the plane, killing all on board.

SKB - SKYDIVE THE BEACH - up 14 cents, or 56 per cent, at 39 cents

Skydive the Beach has reached for the sky with a spectacular share market debut.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7593-0.0009-0.12%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.5121-0.0007-0.13%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.7055-0.0005-0.07%
    AUDEUR=X