Stocks to watch
Stocks making moves or news on the ASX at the close on Thursday, August 23:
QAN - Qantas - down 19 cents, or 2.8 per cent, to $6.53
The airline reported full-year net profit rose 15 per cent to $980 million, but has warned of a sharp increase in its fuel bill in 2018/19.
STO - Santos - up 71 cents, or 11.3 per cent, to $6.98
The oil and gas producer has swung to a first-half profit and revived its dividend, a day after agreeing to buy Quadrant Energy for at least $US2.15 billion ($A2.92 billion).
SSG - Shaver Shop - down 12.5 cents, or 21.7 per cent, to 45 cents
Shavers Shop suffered a 27 per cent drop in the full-year profit and a 3.4 per cent drop in like-for-like sales.
MPL - Medibank Private - down 2 cents, or 0.6 per cent, to $3.17
AHG - Automotive Holdings - down 2 cents, or 0.8 per cent, to $2.39
Medibank and Automotive Holdings are reporting results on Friday, August 24.
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