Stocks to watch at noon on Wednesday

Reported by AAP
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Topics in this article:
Bhp Billiton,Coca-Cola Amatil,Fairfax Media,Fortescue Metals ,Macquarie,Nufarm,Rio Tinto,Woolworths,Macquarie Radio Network Limited
CBA boss sells Paddington home for $3 millionBanking chief, whose salary increased to $8.1 million last year, made a tidy profit on the Victorian terrace.

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

CCL - COCA-COLA AMATIL - up 6.00 cents, or 0.56 per cent, at $10.85

WOW - WOOLWORTHS - down 7.5 cents, or 0.26 per cent, at $28.975

Former Woolworths executive Martyn Roberts is joining Coca-Cola Amatil as its new chief financial officer.

FMG - FORTESCUE METALS GROUP - up 4.00 cents, or 1.99 per cent, at $2.05

Mining magnate Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest has hit back at Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton, calling for a cap in iron ore production to arrest the slide in prices.

MRN - MACQUARIE RADIO NETWORK - last traded at $1.00

FXJ - FAIRFAX MEDIA - up 0.5 cents, or 0.52 per cent, at 96.5

Macquarie Radio Network's executive chairman is urging shareholders to approve the media group's $200 million plan to merge its radio stations with those of Fairfax Media.

NUF - NUFARM - down 13.5 cents, or 1.94 per cent, at $6.805

Nufarm says it is well-placed to lift full year profit and is positive about its major markets as long as the weather co-operates.

31/03/2015 22:21Sydney, Australia. 31 March,2015