Stocks to watch on Tuesday

Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Tuesday:

BHP - BHP BILLITON - down 33.00 cents, or 2.16 per cent, at $14.92

Ratings agency Standard & Poor's has weighed in on BHP Billiton's progressive dividend policy after lowering the resources giant's credit rating by a notch.

CIM - CIMIC - down 86.00 cents, or 3.48 per cent, at $23.87

Australia's corporate regulator has started legal action in the federal court against German construction group Hochtief for insider trading.

DMP - DOMINO'S PIZZA - down $1.02, or 1.68 per cent, at $59.58

Domino's has completed the 79 million euro ($A120 million) purchase of Germany's largest pizza delivery company.

NVT - NAVITAS - up 18.00 cents, or 3.91 per cent, at $4.78

Education provider Navitas has reaffirmed its full year earnings guidance after lifting first half profit 44 per cent.

ORG - ORIGIN - down 20.00 cents, or 4.75 per cent, at $4.01

OSH - OILSEARCH - down 18.00 cents, or 2.75 per cent, at $6.37

STO - SANTOS - down 13.00 cents, or 4.26 per cent, at $2.92

WPL - WOODSIDE PETROLEUM - down 91.00 cents, or 3.26 per cent, at $27.00

Energy stocks could be in for another hit as oil prices resume their downwards path, with WTI losing more than six per cent and Brent losing 5.75 per cent.

REA - REA GROUP - down 24.00 cents, or 0.46 per cent, at $52.01

IPP - iPROPERTY - steady, ceased trading, at $3.98

News Corp's online real estate firm REA Group has cleared the last obstacle in its $750 million takeover of Southeast Asia-focused rival iProperty.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7078-0.0003-0.04%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.4907-0.0002-0.04%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.6321-0.0004-0.06%
    AUDEUR=X