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.