Stocks to watch
Stocks of interest on the Australian share market at the close on Wednesday:
CBA - COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA - down 41 cents, or 0.55 per cent, to $74.76
WBC - WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION - down 29 cents, or 1 per cent, to $29.26
ANZ - AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP - down 10 cents, or 0.34 per cent, to $29.12
NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - down 7 cents, or 0.25 per cent, to $28.13
The nation's big four banks came under pressure, amid future funding concerns.
BHP - BHP BILLITON - up 74 cents, or 2.24 per cent, to $33.75
RIO - RIO TINTO - up $1.20, or 1.48 per cent, to $82.10
Mining stocks found support on China's promise to provide fiscal action to support the world's second-largest economy.
WHA - WATTLE HEALTH - up 8.5 cents, or 8.13 per cent, to $1.13
Wattle Health shares have climbed after securing regulatory approval to sell milk powder in China.
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