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Why these 4 ASX shares started the week in the red

It has been a positive start to the week for the S&P/ASX 200 (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO). The benchmark index has bounced back from Friday’s heavy decline and is up 0.5% to 5,733 points in afternoon trade.

Four shares which haven’t been able to follow the market higher are listed below. Here’s why they have started the week in the red:

The Beadell Resources Ltd (ASX: BDR) share price has fallen 4% to 18.7 cents following the release of the gold miner’s quarterly report. Investors appear to be very disappointed with Beadell’s all-in sustaining cost which rose to a massive US$1,558 per ounce during the quarter. This means it currently costs Beadell more per ounce to mine gold than the current spot price of US$1,268 an ounce.

The Oliver’s Real Food Ltd (ASX: OLI) share price has tumbled 15% to 28 cents after the healthy fast food chain revised its full-year guidance. According to the release, it has become evident that the forecast loss for FY 2017 will be exceeded. Management now expects to post a net loss after tax of $3.2 million compared to the forecast loss of $2.4 million. FY 2018 guidance remains unchanged.

The Sandfire Resources NL (ASX: SFR) share price is down 3.5% to $5.75. Following the release of its quarterly update on Friday, analysts at Credit Suisse have reiterated their underperform rating and $4.65 price target on the miner’s shares. According to the note, the investment bank believes subdued copper prices in the medium-term will negatively impact the company’s future earnings.

The Treasury Wine Estates Ltd (ASX: TWE) share price has fallen 3.5% to $12.35 despite there being no news out of the wine company. I suspect this decline may be related to investors being concerned about the impact that the strong Australian dollar is having on its substantial international earnings.

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Motley Fool contributor James Mickleboro has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool Australia has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. 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.

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