Top 10 ASX 100 Stock Report

Submitted by Share Trading on 1 August, 2010 - 12:31

Stock report for this week of the top 10 Australian shares which are in the ASX 100. These stocks increased their share price by the most percentage points on the Australian share market, the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) from the previous week of trading. Other lists of Australian companies by Market capitalisation.

DOWNER EDI LIMITED (DOW) closed this week higher at $4.97 . Downer EDI Limited (DOW) is a company engaged in the provision of infrastructure management services and comprehensive engineering services to private and public power, rail, road, mining, resource and telecommunications sectors in Australia, Asia, Europe, New Zealand and United States. DOWNER EDI LIMITED is the best stock on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 0.52 or 11.685%. DOWNER EDI LIMITED shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian stock market. DOW is in the Commercial Services & Supplies industry.

WESFARMERS LIMITED (WES) ended this week stronger at $31.09 . Westfarmers Limited (WES) is a diversified industrial company engaged in the processing and distribution of gas, coal mining, building materials and home and garden improvement products retailing, general merchandise, supermarkets, fuel and liquor outlets, office and home improvement supplies, electricity generation, chemicals and fertilisers supply, insurance and distribution of safety products. WESFARMERS LIMITED is the second best performer on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 1.95 or 6.692%. WESFARMERS LIMITED shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). WES is in the Food & Staples Retailing industry.

WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION (WBC) closed this week higher at $23.99 . Formerly called the Bank of New South Wales, Westpac Banking Corporation (WBC) is one of the four largest and principal banks in Australia. WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION is the third best performer on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 1.26 or 5.543%. WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian Stock Exchange. WBC is in the Banks industry.

PALADIN ENERGY LTD (PDN) ended this week stronger at $3.85 . Paladin Energy (PDN) is a mineral exploration company principally engaged in the acquisition and development of uranium projects in Africa and Australia, as well as evaluation and acquisition opportunities all over the world. PALADIN ENERGY LTD is the one of the best performers on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 0.19 or 5.191%. PALADIN ENERGY LTD shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian stock market. PDN is in the Energy industry.

BOART LONGYEAR LIMITED (BLY) closed this week higher at $3.06 . Boart Longyear (BLY) is a global leader in providing drilling services and drilling products for consumers in the mining and minerals, environmental and infrastructure, and energy industries. BOART LONGYEAR LIMITED is the a winner this week on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 0.14 or 4.795%. BOART LONGYEAR LIMITED shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). BLY is in the Capital Goods industry.

NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED (NAB) ended this week stronger at $25.13 . National Australia Bank is a group of companies which provides banking and financial products and services to individuals, small business and corporations. NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED is the one of the best performers on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 0.76 or 3.119%. NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian Stock Exchange. NAB is in the Banks industry.

Tattersall's GROUP LIMITED (TTS) closed this week higher at $2.45 . Tatts Group (TTS) provides gambling and lotteries services. Tatts Group carries out its operations through seven divisions namely, Tatts Pokies, Lotteries, Wagering, Maxgaming, Bytecraft Systems, International/Business Development, and other. Tattersall's GROUP LIMITED is the a winner this week on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 0.07 or 2.941%. Tattersall's GROUP LIMITED shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian stock market. TTS is in the Consumer Services industry.

QANTAS AIRWAYS LIMITED (QAN) ended this week stronger at $2.47 . Qantas Airways Limited (QAN) is an airline company engaged in the operation of both domestic and international air transportation services. QANTAS AIRWAYS LIMITED is the one of the best performers on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 0.07 or 2.917%. QANTAS AIRWAYS LIMITED shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). QAN is in the Transportation industry.

SEEK LIMITED (SEK) closed this week higher at $7.57 . Seek (SEK) is a leading media company principally focused on online employment classified advertising, with operations in Australia and New Zealand. The Company also offers online training courses to individuals in Australia, New Zealand and UK. SEEK LIMITED is the a winner this week on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 0.21 or 2.853%. SEEK LIMITED shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian Stock Exchange. SEK is in the Commercial Services & Supplies industry.

COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA. (CBA) ended this week stronger at $52.56 . Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) or Commbank is Australia's leading banking group engaged in providing integrated financial services that include business and institutional banking, retail banking, life insurance, superannuation, funds management, general insurance, broking services and other finance company activities clients from institutional, small business owners to individuals. COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA. is the one of the best performers on the ASX 100 increasing their stock price by 1.32 or 2.576%. COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA. shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian stock market. CBA is in the Banks industry.

List of Top 10 ASX 100 Stock Report

  1. DOWNER EDI LIMITED (ASX:DOW)
  2. WESFARMERS LIMITED (ASX:WES)
  3. WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION (ASX:WBC)
  4. PALADIN ENERGY LTD (ASX:PDN)
  5. BOART LONGYEAR LIMITED (ASX:BLY)
  6. NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED (ASX:NAB)
  7. Tattersall's GROUP LIMITED (ASX:TTS)
  8. QANTAS AIRWAYS LIMITED (ASX:QAN)
  9. SEEK LIMITED (ASX:SEK)
  10. COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA. (ASX:CBA)