Stocks to watch at close on Friday
Market watch top headlines
Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at the close of trade on Friday:
BLY - BOART LONGYEAR - up 0.5 cents or 0.3 per cent to $1.715
Mining services company Boart Longyear says it will continue to look for cost savings after implementing cuts that resulted in 2,500 job losses.
CSS - CLEANSEAS TUNA - down 1.4 cents or 40 per cent to 2.1 cents
Cleanseas Tuna anticipates suspending its tuna propagation program for at least the 2013/14 summer, and to direct its limited financial resources to its Yellowtail Kingfish operations.
DXS - DEXUS PROPERTY GROUP - down 6.5 cents or 6.16 per cent to 99 cents
Dexus Property Group has spent $504 million to take part ownership in several major Sydney office properties.
ORG - ORIGIN ENERGY - down 14 cents or 1.2 per cent to $11.57
Origin Energy has agreed to sell part of its future oil and condensate production for $US300 million ($A287.40 million).
WES - WESFARMERS LTD - down one cent to $36.60
Truck drivers are warning of a campaign of civil disobedience against Coles in 2013 as they continue their fight for a safer working environment.
WHC - WHITEHAVEN COAL - down six cents or 1.7 per cent to $3.44
Whitehaven Coal has finalised a $1.2 billion debt facility that shores up funding for its flagship Maules Creek coal project.