AWB: Winner

Submitted by Marco on 7 January, 2007 - 00:55

AWB Stock Chart

AWB (AWB) is the winner of the week (the best performing company on the Australian sharemarket ASX200 index) for week 1 of 2007. The Australian Wheat Board company closed the week 27 cents higher or 8.85 percent, closing at a final price of $3.32. The ASX All Ordinaries closed lower by 1.7 percent from 5644.3 to 5544.8.

AWB Limited is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) under stock code AWB. AWB was listed on the ASX on 22 August, 2001. You can view their investor website here. The company is the exclusive manager and marketer of all Australian bulk wheat exports through what is known as the Single Desk. The company markets wheat into more than 50 countries, with Australian wheat exports worth up to $5 billion per year. AWB markets and trades a range of other grains both domestically and internationally, as well as providing additional services such as chartering. Brendan Stewart is the chairman of the AWB and Gordon Davis the Managing Director. Browse for Australian stockbroker recommendations. Other articles about AWB. Check your charts and good luck with your share trading!

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