Stocks to watch at noon on Friday
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MELBOURNE, Dec 21 AAP
December 21 2012, 12:06AM
Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Friday:
BBG - BILLABONG - up 4.5 cents or 5.6 per cent to 84.5 cents
Billabong's chief financial officer Craig White has left the troubled surfwear retailer.
BLY - BOART LONGYEAR - up 10 cents or 5.8 per cent to $1.81
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 1.5 cent down 42.8 cents to two 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 4.5 cents or 4.26 per cent to $1.01
Dexus Property Group has spent $504 million to take part ownership in several major Sydney office properties.