Stocks to watch
Stocks of interest at the close of trading on Wednesday, January 8.
CTX - CALTEX AUSTRALIA - up 65 cents, or 1.9 per cent, to $35.70
The fuel retailer and refiner says it been approached by a number of parties about a potential acquisition - but so far the only formal takeover offer it has received is the one made in November by a Canadian retail chain.
NCM - NEWCREST MINING - up $1.24, or 4.0 per cent, to $32
SAR - SARACEN MINERAL - up 12 cents, or 3.4 per cent, to $3.64
NST - NORTHERN STAR - up 32 cents, or 2.7 per cent, to $12.22
With gold briefly hitting a six-year high of $1,611 per ounce before retreating somewhat, goldminers were ascendant.
FNP - FREEDOM FOOD - down 22 cents, or 4.7 per cent, to $4.45
After the market closed the cereal, dairy and snack producer announced that none of its dairy farms or site operations had been affected by the NSW or Victorian bushfires.
PTM - PLATINUM ASSET MANAGEMENT - down 14 cents, or 3.1 per cent, to $4.40
PNI - PINNACLE INVESTMENT - down 19 cents, or 4.0 per cent, to $4.55
PDL - PENDAL GROUP - down 48 cents, or 5.3 per cent, to $8.54
CGF - CHALLENGER LIMITED - down 31 cents, or 3.7 per cent, to $8.11
Investment fund managers were generally lower, although a reason wasn't immediately apparent.
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