Stocks of interest on the Australian Securities Exchange at noon on Tuesday
Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Tuesday:
AGK - AGL ENERGY - up 3.00 cents, or 0.22 per cent, at $13.36
Electricity and gas provider AGL has appointed US energy sector veteran Andrew Vesey as its new chief executive.
AHF - AUSTRALIAN DAIRY FARMS - up 4.5 cents, or 16.36 per cent, at 32 cents
Milk producer Australian Dairy Farms Group has paid $1.87 million for a Victorian farm that will support its hay growing and grazing activities.
MYX - MAYNE PHARMA GROUP - down 1.75 cents, or 2.23 per cent, at 76.75
Global pharmaceutical giant Pfizer is suing an Australian prescription drug maker for applying to make a generic version of its irregular heartbeat medication.
PBG - PACIFIC BRANDS - up 2.00 cents, or 4.04 per cent, at 51.5 cents
Pacific Brands has sold a range of shoe and clothing brands, including Volley, to several buyers for a total of $39 million.
RHL - RURALCO - up 6.00 cents, or 1.74 per cent, at $3.50
Agribusiness Ruralco has nearly doubled its annual profit and is now hoping that much-needed rain will start falling to help farmers struggling with drought.
TGA - THORN GROUP - up 1.00 cent, or 0.37 per cent, at $2.74
The company behind the Radio Rentals business has posted a healthy rise in first half profit and expects solid earnings growth for the year.