Stocks to watch
Stocks of interest on the ASX at the close on Thursday, September 27:
BGA - BEGA CHEESE - up three cents, or 0.4 per cent, to $6.82
CZZ - CAPILANO HONEY - unchanged at $20.95
Bega Cheese announced it had increasing its stake in Capilano Honey to 11.24 per cent, becoming a substantial shareholder.
BPT - BEACH ENERGY - up 15 cents, or 7.5 per cent, at $2.14
Beach Energy shares shot to a 31-year high after the oil and gas exploration company unveiled their strategy to double production in five years.
STO - SANTOS - up 8 cents, or one per cent, at $7.33.
Santos announced on Wednesday it wants to nearly double natural gas production to more than 100 million barrels of oil equivalent by 2025.
TCL - TRANSURBAN - down 8 cents, or 0.7 per cent, at $11.12.
Transurban has finalised its $9.3 billion purchase of a 51 per cent stake in Sydney's Westconnex motorway.
ANZ - ANZ BANK - down 17 cents, or 0.6 per cent, at $27.79
CBA - COMMONWEALTH BANK AUSTRALIA - down 10 cents, or 0.1 per cent, at $70.08
NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - down 12 cents, or 0.4 per cent, at $27.33
WBC - WESTPAC - down 20 cents, or 0.7 per cent, at $27.71
The financial sector closed lower for the fourth consecutive day as the sector prepares for the banking royal commission's interim report on Friday.
RIO - RIO TINTO - down 80 cents, or one per cent, at $79.23
BHP - BHP - down 2 cents, or 0.06 per cent, at $34.48
The materials sector was down after copper, gold and iron ore prices fell on Wednesday night.
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