Stocks to watch at close on Friday

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

AGO - ATLAS IRON - down one cent, or 5.7 per cent, at 16.5 cents

ARI - ARRIUM - down one cent, or 4.9 per cent, at 19.5 cents

BCI - BC IRON - down 2.5 cents, or 5.4 per cent, at 43.5 cents

BHP - BHP BILLITON - down 52 cents, or 1.6 per cent, at $32.64

FMG - FORTESCUE METALS - down 14 cents, or 6.1 per cent, at $2.15

RIO - RIO TINTO - down 76 cents, or 1.2 per cent, at $60.39

The iron ore sector is weaker after the price of iron ore fell, with one trading price in China dropping below $US60, its lowest level in almost six years.

RRL - REGIS RESOURCES - down 51 cents, or 26.7 per cent, at $1.40

Shares in gold miner Regis Resources have plummeted after the company said annual production will be at the lower end of its target range.

TAH - TABCORP - down 26 cents, or 5.3 per cent, at $4.62

Gaming firm Tabcorp has completed the retail component of its offer of new shares to existing investors, with new shares not bought by shareholders sold off to institutional investors.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7775-0.0007-0.10%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.5142+0.004+0.78%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.7138+0.0084+1.19%
    AUDEUR=X