FED:Stocks to watch close on Wednesday STOCKWATCH CLOSE
SYDNEY, Oct 2 AAP - Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Wednesday:
CSS - CLEAN SEAS TUNA - in a trading halt at 6.9 cents
Fish farmer Clean Seas Tuna will raise capital to fund increased production of kingfish.
LNC - LINC ENERGY - down 14.75 cent, or 10.5 per cent, at $1.2575
Linc Energy boss Peter Bond says it has become too difficult for medium sized firms to grow their share price, prompting the company to delist from the ASX and join the Singapore market.
MRN - MACQUARIE RADIO NETWORK - up 0.5 cents, or 0.5 per cent, at 97.5 cents
Sydney radio station 2GB breached the commercial radio code when it claimed children visiting Parliament House in Canberra would no longer get snacks and water, a media watchdog has found.
PDN - PALADIN ENERGY - up 5.0 cents, or 10.4 per cent, at 53 cents
Uranium miner Paladin Energy is cutting more jobs and reducing executive pay and other spending in response to continued falls in the price of the nuclear energy source.
UGL - UGL - down 27 cents, or 3.3 per cent, at $8.00
UGL has extended the contract of its chief executive for another 13 months as it moves to split its engineering and property businesses.
WCB - WARRNAMBOOL CHEESE AND BUTTER FACTORY - up 5.0 cents, or 0.8 per cent, at $6.21
BGA - BEGA CHEESE - up 3.0 cents, or 0.8 per cent, at $3.60
Takeover target Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory says its earnings could double in the current financial year.