Stocks to watch at noon on Wednesday

Reported by AAP
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Topics in this article:
Programmed Maintenance Services Limited,Quickflix Limited,Skilled Group Limited
Sold for $1.3 million one day, no buyers for $440,000 the nextRundown home shows death of mining boom.

Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Wednesday:

GMA - GENWORTH MORTGAGE INSURANCE - up 7.5 cents, or 2.14 per cent, at $3.585

Genworth Mortgage Insurance has reported flat first-half underlying profit and reaffirmed its full-year guidance.

QFX - QUICKFLIX - steady, at 0.2 cents

After its efforts to find an Australian partner fell through, struggling online streaming service Quickflix has turned its sights on China.

SHJ - SHINE CORPORATE - down 3.00 cents, or 1.17 per cent, at $2.54

Law firm Shine Corporate has bought West Australian injury law specialist Bradley Bayly for $13.3 million.

SKE - SKILLED GROUP - up 7.25 cents, or 4.59 per cent, at $1.6525

PRG - PROGRAMMED MAINTENANCE SERVICES - up 10.00 cents, or 4.00 per cent, at $2.60

Skilled Group has suffered a full-year loss of nearly $17 million due to writedowns linked to its impending takeover by rival labour hire business Programmed Maintenance Services.

31/08/2015 01:55Sydney, Australia. 31 August,2015
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