Worst Australian Sharemarket Shares - ASX 100

Submitted by Share Trading on 5 March, 2011 - 16:28

Worst Australian Stockmarket Shares on the ASX 100 for the week. These stocks decreased their share price by the largest percentage on the Australian sharemarket, the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) from the previous week of trading (9th week: 28th February to 4th March 2011). Other lists of ASX companies by market capitalisation. Australian Share Prices Which Fell Dramatically - S&P ASX 100 last week. You can read the most recent winners and losers here. Losers this week include: GFF, BSL, PRY, WAN, OST, QBE, TTS, PPT, BEN, SKI.

List of Worst Australian Sharemarket Shares - ASX 100

  1. Goodman Fielder Limited. (ASX:GFF) (-$0.11,-8.73%)
  2. Bluescope Steel Limited (ASX:BSL) (-$0.13,-6.103%)
  3. Primary Health Care Limited (ASX:PRY) (-$0.19,-5.81%)
  4. West Australian Newspapers Holdings Limited (ASX:WAN) (-$0.30,-5.376%)
  5. Onesteel Limited (ASX:OST) (-$0.12,-4.348%)
  6. Qbe Insurance Group Limited (ASX:QBE) (-$0.77,-4.185%)
  7. Tatts Group Limited (ASX:TTS) (-$0.10,-4.098%)
  8. Perpetual Limited (ASX:PPT) (-$1.26,-3.907%)
  9. Bendigo And Adelaide Bank Limited (ASX:BEN) (-$0.35,-3.619%)
  10. Spark Infrastructure Group (ASX:SKI) (-$0.04,-3.448%)

Goodman Fielder Limited. (GFF) ended this week weaker at $1.15. The company known as Goodman Fielder is a food company based in Australia. The brands they cater to their consumers are provided across Australian and the New Zealand food industries. GOODMAN FIELDER LIMITED. was the one of the worst performers on the ASX 100 shedding stock price value of -$0.11 or -8.73%. Goodman Fielder Limited. shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). GFF is in the Food Beverage & Tobacco industry.

Bluescope Steel Limited (BSL) ended this week weaker at $2.00. Operating mainly in the Asia Pacific, North America and Europe, BlueScope is now one of the leading manufacturers and marketers of steel products. BLUESCOPE STEEL LIMITED was the one of the worst performing stocks on the ASX 100 diminishing their stock price by -$0.13 or -6.103%. Bluescope Steel Limited shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian Stock Exchange. BSL is in the Materials industry.

Primary Health Care Limited (PRY) ended this week weaker at $3.08. Primary Health Care (PRY) operates in the healthcare industry. It is a market leader in the provision of healthcare technology solutions to medical practitioners, medical practices and hospitals. PRIMARY HEALTH CARE LIMITED was the one of the worst performers on the ASX 100 decreasing their stock price by -$0.19 or -5.81%. Primary Health Care Limited shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian stock market. PRY is in the Health Care Equipment & Services industry.

West Australian Newspapers Holdings Limited (WAN) closed this week lower at $5.28. West Australian Newspapers Holdings Limited (WAN) is a company engaged in commercial printing, newspaper publishing, and radio broadcasting as well as in providing radio communication facility and cinema advertising, cinema exhibition and film distribution industries. WEST AUSTRALIAN NEWSPAPERS HOLDINGS LIMITED was the a losing stock this week on the ASX 100 diminishing their stock price by -$0.30 or -5.376%. West Australian Newspapers Holdings Limited shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian Stock Exchange. WAN is in the Media industry.

Onesteel Limited (OST) ended this week weaker at $2.64. OneSteel Limited (OST) is a steel manufacturing and distribution company that is engaged in the mining, manufacturing and distribution of metal and steel products. ONESTEEL LIMITED was the one of the worst performing stocks on the ASX 100 decreasing their stock price by -$0.12 or -4.348%. Onesteel Limited shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian stock market. OST is in the Materials industry.

Qbe Insurance Group Limited (QBE) ended this week weaker at $17.63. QBE Insurance was listed on the ASX (Australian Stock Exchange) on 28 June, 1973. QBE Insurance group's operations cover 44 countries which underwrites general and reinsurance risks, investment management and management of the economic entity's share of the NSW and Victorian workers' compensation scheme. QBE INSURANCE GROUP LIMITED was the second worst performing stocks on the ASX 100 shedding stock price value of -$0.77 or -4.185%. Qbe Insurance Group Limited shares can be bought and sold by investors on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). QBE is in the Insurance industry.

Tatts Group Limited (TTS) closed this week lower at $2.34. 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. TATTS GROUP LIMITED was the worst stock on the ASX 100 decreasing their stock price by -$0.10 or -4.098%. Tatts Group Limited shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian stock market. TTS is in the Consumer Services industry.

Perpetual Limited (PPT) closed this week lower at $30.99. Perpetual Limited (PPT) is a company engaged in offering services such as financial advice, managed investment fund, wealth management, trustee, and family and superannuation management. PERPETUAL LIMITED was the a losing stock this week on the ASX 100 diminishing their stock price by -$1.26 or -3.907%. Perpetual Limited shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian Stock Exchange. PPT is in the Diversified Financials industry.

Bendigo And Adelaide Bank Limited (BEN) closed this week lower at $9.32. Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited (BEN), formerly called the Bendigo Bank Limited is an Australia-based company engaged in providing its clients with a range of finance and banking services such as retail and business banking, commercial finance, foreign exchange and treasury services, funds management, financial advisory, trustee services as well as superannuation. BENDIGO AND ADELAIDE BANK LIMITED was the worst stock on the ASX 100 decreasing their stock price by -$0.35 or -3.619%. Bendigo And Adelaide Bank Limited shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian stock market. BEN is in the Banks industry.

Spark Infrastructure Group (SKI) closed this week lower at $1.12. Spark Infrastructure Group (SKI) is a leading infrastructure investment Company, with a market capitalisation of about A$1.8 billion. The fund invests in a portfolio of utility infrastructure assets in Australia and worldwide, with a focus on gas transmission and distribution, regulated water and other infrastructure-related assets. SPARK INFRASTRUCTURE GROUP was the a losing stock this week on the ASX 100 diminishing their stock price by -$0.04 or -3.448%. Spark Infrastructure Group shares can be traded by share traders on the Australian Stock Exchange. SKI is in the Utilities industry.