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7 shares you need to watch on Monday

The S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) looks set to continue rising this morning with the futures market pointing to a 10-point increase at the opening bell.

Here’s a quick recap:

  • FTSE 100 (UK): up 0.19%
  • DAX (Germany): up 0.06%
  • CAC 40 (France): down 0.14%
  • Dow Jones (USA): up 0.44%
  • NASDAQ (USA): up 1.04%

The Bellamy’s Australia Ltd (ASX: BAL) share price will likely remain in a trading halt this morning after the company announced that Chinese authorities had suspended a licence for its new canning facility. The shares could re-open for trade early if the company releases an announcement today.

The gold sector will receive some attention after the gold price slipped 1% to US$1,213 an ounce. That could weigh on the Newcrest Mining Limited (ASX: NCM) share price and the Evolution Mining Ltd (ASX: EVN) share price.

Similarly, the Brent oil price slipped 2.9% which could impact the BHP Billiton Limited (ASX: BHP) share price. Although the iron ore price did regain 1.4% to US$62.80 a tonne, according to The Metal Bulletin, which could provide the BHP share price with some support.

The Ltd (ASX: RNT) share price soared 16% on Friday, suggesting that its shares could receive more attention today. The same can be said for Praemium Ltd (ASX: PPS), which rocketed 15.5% higher.

And Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd (ASX: CCL) could be in focus after shedding 6% last week.

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

  1. Fortescue Metals Group Limited share price falls 5%: More declines to come?
  2. Is Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd trying to buy its way to growth?

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Motley Fool contributor Ryan Newman has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia owns shares of Flight Centre Travel Group Limited. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy. This article contains general investment advice only (under AFSL 400691). Authorised by Bruce Jackson.