Stocks to watch at close on Thursday
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Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at close on Thursday:
GFF - GOODMAN FIELDER LTD - up 1.5 at 59.5 cents
Breads and spreads supplier Goodman Fielder says it is on course to make $100 million in annualised savings by 2015.
MYR - MYER HOLDINGS LTD - up five cents at $2.15
Myer chief executive Bernie Brookes says an interest rate cut in December will give the non-mining sector of the economy a boost and support retailers in the lead up to Christmas.
PMP - PMP LTD - up one cent at 19 cents
PMP shareholders are unlikely to receive a dividend in the period ahead, as the troubled printing and publishing business adapts to upheavals in the media.
QRN - QR NATIONAL LTD - up five cents at 3.54
A senior executive with rail freight giant QR National has downplay shareholder anger at its executive pay levels, describing it as "topical".
STO - SANTOS LTD - up 11 cents at $11.05
Oil and gas company Santos expects its production to rise in 2013 as new projects come online.
WOW - WOOLWORTHS LTD - up 14 cents at $28.62
A majority of Woolworths shareholders have opposed a move to restrict the operation of poker machines by the supermarket giant.