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Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – CPA & AQA

  #FOTO:1210:300# Top Gainer: Commonwealth Property Office Fund (CPA)  Closing price  $0.95  Change  +0.035  % change  +3.8% In an otherwise bad day for the Aussie market, Commonwealth Property Office Fund was one of the few stocks that managed to post some gains, rising 3.8% to be the day’s top gainer on Thursday. The property fund…

Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – VBA & ESG

#FOTO:1139:300# Top Gainer: Virgin Blue Australia (VBA)  Closing price  $0.315  Change  +0.03  % change  +10.5%   Virgin Blue’s share price has been in a tailspin since the beginning of 2008, when it was sitting at just under $2.00, 10% below its December 2003 listing price of $2.25. Although at that point it was already down…

Bull & Bear – GRY & BSL

  #FOTO:1155:300# Top Gainer: Gryphon Minerals (GRY)  Closing price  $2.03  Change  +0.19  % change  +10.3%   A day after being the biggest loser – falling 6.6% on Thursday – Gryphon Minerals (GRY), a West African focussed Gold exploration company with projects in Burkina Faso and Mauritania was the day’s top gainer, soaring 10.3% on Friday….

4 Sold-Off Small Caps Going Cheap

Before all this selling began there were plenty of Aussie companies that brokers liked at current prices. So now that most Aussie stocks are trading below these levels – surely there are opportunities for profit when the turnaround comes? The index that tracks the performance of small companies, the ASX Small Ordinaries index has dropped…

Broker Buy – Gindalbie Metals

BUY RECOMMENDATION Broker: Austock Securities Analyst: Craig Stranger Company: Gindalbie Metals Ltd Stock code: GBG  Closing price  $0.815  Target Price  $1.12  % difference  +41.1% Gindalbie, an Australian iron ore exploration company that is developing projects in Western Australia, has been in the news for all the wrong reasons over the past few months. As the…

Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – MCC & VBA

  #FOTO:1160:300# Top Gainer: Macarthur Coal (MCC)  Closing price  $4.06  Change  +4.06  % change  +36.6%   It took a stellar performance by Macarthur Coal (MCC), which soared after it received a second takeover offer, to prevent Energy World from taking out the top gainer’s spot for the second day running. While Energy World shares jumped…

Stocks to watch: Top Gainer – ABC

Top Gainer: Adelaide Brighton (ABC)  Closing price  $2.66  Change  +0.10  % change  +3.9%   Adelaide Brighton (ABC), a supplier of cement and lime to the construction, engineering and infrastructure and resource sectors in Australia with 1,600 employees, was today’s biggest gainer, rising 3.9% after it flagged a solid full year result despite a dip in…

Stocks to watch: Bull & Bear – ESG & ALZ

  #FOTO:1181:300# Top Gainer: Eastern Star Gas (ESG)  Closing price  $0.84  Change  +0.245  % change  +41.2%   In a day of takeovers, Eastern Star Gas (ESG) pipped Sundance Resources to be the day’s biggest gainer on Monday. Although Sundance’s takeover bid from a Chinese company sent the share price rocketing 22.5%, this was half of…

Stocks to watch: the day’s Bull & Bear – SDL & DJS

  #FOTO:1165:300# Top Gainer: Sundance Resources (SDL)  Closing price  $0.39  Change  +0.03  % change  +8.3%   For the second day running Sundance Resources (SDL) was the day’s biggest gainer, jumping 8.3% on the back of yesterday’s 7.5% gain. If you’re looking for take advantage of the recent price decline in commodities, Sundance Resources Limited (SDL)…

Bull & Bear – EWC & BSL

  #FOTO:1158:300# Top Gainer: Energy World (EWC)  Closing price  $0.565  Change  +0.045  % change  +8.7%   It was all about carbon on Monday, after the Gillard Government announced its carbon policy on the weekend. Although it was all entirely expected with few surprises, the market still reacted stongly – green energy surged while steelmakers and…