Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at noon on Wednesday:
ISU - ISELECT - up 1.00 cent, or 0.90 per cent, at $1.115
Insurance comparison business iSelect has appointed the former head of PepsiCo Australia as its new chief executive.
QAN - QANTAS AIRWAYS - steady, at $1.10
Up to 5000 Qantas workers in the firing line have been given a month's reprieve after the airline agreed to delay its planned mass sackings, the Australian Services Union says.