Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Wednesday:
AGL - AGL ENERGY - down 21 cents, or 1.59 per cent, at $13.00
AGL Energy will mothball half of its Torrens Island power station in Adelaide due to weak demand.
APA - APA GROUP - in a trading halt, last traded at $7.97
Energy infrastructure business APA Group will pay $US5 billion ($A5.41 billion) to buy the QCLNG pipeline in Queensland.
GFY - GODFREYS GROUP - up 7.00 cents, or 2.54 per cent, at $2.82
Godfreys Group lists on the ASX.
TEN - TEN NETWORK - down 0.75 cents, or 3.33 per cent, at 21.75 cents
A US investment firm run by the former head of Hollywood's MGM studio, Harry Sloan, and former Sony Pictures boss Jeff Sagansky, is reportedly one of four bidders for the troubled Ten Network.