Stocks to watch on the Australian securities exchange:
CBA – COMMONWEALTH BANK –
The corporate regulator has begun court action against Commonwealth Bank alleging it engaged in unconscionable conduct and sought to manipulate a key inter-bank interest rate.
ORG – ORIGIN ENERGY –
Origin Energy releases its December quarter production report on Wednesday.
ORG – ORIGIN ENERGY
OSH – OIL SEARCH
WPL – WOODSIDE PETROLEUM
Oil prices fell for a second day in a row, driven by ongoing evidence of rising US crude output.
SRX – SIRTEX MEDICAL –
Liver cancer treatment developer Sirtex Medical has agreed to a $1.6 billion takeover offer from US company Varian.