Stocks to watch at close on Wednesday
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Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at close on Wednesday:
IAG - INSURANCE AUSTRALIA GROUP LTD - up six cents at $4.99
QBE - QBE INSURANCE GROUP LTD - up 47 cents at $11.75
SUN - SUNCORP GROUP LTD - down two cents at $10.68
The fight over who is to blame for the damage from the Queensland floods has begun.
WBC - WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION - down five cents at $28.17
Westpac is raising $500 million through the issue of hybrid securities top investors to strengthen its capital position.
WES - WESFARMERS LTD - down 69 cents at $38.13
Wesfarmers has lifted sales in all its retail businesses in the first half of the financial year, with the strongest growth coming from Coles and Bunnings.