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6 shares you need to watch on Friday

The S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) is set to fall when the market opens this morning, with the futures market pointing to a 23-point decline.

Here’s a quick recap:

  • FTSE 100 (UK): down 0.41%
  • DAX (Germany): down 0.58%
  • CAC 40 (France): down 0.53%
  • Dow Jones (USA): down 0.74%
  • NASDAQ (USA): down 1%

The Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd (ASX: FLT) share price could receive some attention today after the company announced it had strengthened its emerging stable of in-destination travel experiences businesses, with it acquiring Olympus Tours in Mexico and Bespoke Hospitality Management Asia in Thailand. The company also recently issued a positive earnings announcement, putting it back in favour with investors.

The Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd (ASX: CCL) share price could also receive more attention today. Yesterday, it was reported that Woolworths Limited (ASX: WOW) would not stock its new Coca-Cola No Sugar product, which saw the Coca-Cola Amatil share price fall 3.4%.

Rent.com.au Ltd (ASX: RNT) provided a market update this morning. The company said it had enjoyed a record revenue month in June of $188,000 and $476,000 over the quarter.

The Praemium Ltd (ASX: PPS) share price will receive some attention, as well. The company reported its quarterly results this morning, reporting record quarterly inflows of $554 million across its global platforms and funds, and $364 million for the Australia business.

And the Bellamy’s Australia Ltd (ASX: BAL) share price has been placed in a trading halt this morning, pending an announcement by the company “in relation to a regulatory event regarding Camperdown Powder”. Bellamy’s recently acquired a 90% interest in a newly formed entity that holds all the issued capital of Camperdown.

Before getting started on your day, be sure to check out these two articles:

  1. Top broker slaps buy rating on BHP Billiton Limited shares
  2. Why the Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd share price is falling today

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