Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Monday, Oct 5:
BSL - BLUESCOPE STEEL - up 11.00 cents, or 2.95 per cent, at $3.84
New Zealand Steel's blue collar workforce has agreed to forego annual bonus payments during unprofitable years to allow the Auckland-based unit of ASX-listed Bluescope Steel a fighting chance as it seeks $A50 million in annual savings.
CAR - CARSALES.COM - up 8.00 cents, or 0.81 per cent, at $10.01
Online car seller Carsales.com has completed the acquisition of a 65 per cent stake in Mexico-based auto classifieds website SoloAutos.
DJW - DJERRIWARRH INVESTMENTS - up 1.00 cent, or 0.24 per cent, at $4.11
Djerriwarrh Investments has its annual general meeting.
WBC - WESTPAC BANKING CORP - up 36.5 cents, or 1.23 per cent, at $30.115
Thousands of St George Bank customers have been unable to use online, mobile and telephone banking services for 24 hours.