Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Tuesday, April 15:
API - AUSTRALIAN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES - in trading halt, last traded at 56.5 cents
Drugs wholesaler and pharmacies operator Australian Pharmaceutical Industries is set to make an announcement about the carrying value of its assets.
BRL - BATHURST RESOURCES - in trading halt, last traded at 7.00 cents
Bathurst Resources, which has cut jobs and delayed the start to its controversial Escarpment open-cut coal mine on New Zealand's Denniston Plateau, may raise up to $NZ6.87 million ($A6.41 million) in a discounted share placement.
ELD - ELDERS - down 0.5 cents, or 4.55 per cent, at 10.5 cents
Agribusiness Elders has appointed two more non-executive directors who it says will add to the depth of financial management and agricultural experience on the board.
WDC - WESTFIELD GROUP - down 13 cents, or 1.2 per cent, at $10.44
WRT - WESTFIELD RETAIL TRUST - down two cents, or 0.65 per cent, at $3.04
Shopping centre group Westfield's split of its Australian and New Zealand assets from its international operations has been backed by financial services firm KPMG.