Stocks to watch on Wednesday

Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange on Wednesday, March 4:

IIN - IINET - up two cents, or 0.3 per cent, at $6.45

Internet provider iiNet has paid more than $200,000 in fines for failing to display adequately the price of one of its advertised products.

NWS - NEWS CORP - steady at $21.74

A high-ranking News Corp executive says the company is focused on Fox Sports retaining TV broadcast rights for the AFL.

SUN - SUNCORP - down 26 cents, or 1.9 per cent, at $13.75

Insurance group Suncorp expects to take an up to $150 million hit due to the impact of Tropical Cyclone Marcia.

WOW - WOOLWORTHS - up 53 cents, or 1.81 per cent, at $29.82

Woolworths has reaped $A84.2 million ($NZ87 million) from the sale its 9.8 per cent stake in New Zealand discount department store The Warehouse Group.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.7815-0.0003-0.04%
    AUDUSD=X
    0.5112+0.0023+0.45%
    AUDGBP=X
    0.7051+0.0058+0.83%
    AUDEUR=X