Thursday, 23 October 2014

Markets

Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
XROXero Ltd16.49106,9310.271.61%
SEKSeeka Kiwifruit Industries3.100152,5480.1605.44%
TRP010BONDS4.460455,0000.0400.89%
CNUChorus Limited Ordinary Shares2.0101,734,1890.0100.50%
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited1.6901,410,5780.0100.60%
 
Recent News
  • Maori and Pacific Programme Production

    11:35 | 23/10/14
    Scoop
    TVNZ has today announced its intention to invite independent producers to take on production of all its Maori and Pacific programmes from next year, with the exception of Te Karere. more»
  • Pixar co-founder to launch Project Connect

    11:28 | 23/10/14
    Scoop
    Co-founder of Pixar and Altamira – Dr Alvy Ray Smith is coming to New Zealand to launch Project Connect , a new series of quarterly networking events. The computer graphics pioneer and Academy Award Winner will host two events in Auckland on December ... more»
  • Agriculture, Lumber Industries Drive Deforestation

    11:18 | 23/10/14
    Nature World News
    China and the European Union are their biggest recipients. It is no longer enough to just focus on the countries where deforestation happens and the potential policy measures available there, according to Persson. more»
  • Limited 'affordable' homes at Wigram site

    11:18 | 23/10/14
    Stuff.co.nz
    Building and Housing Minister Nick Smith was in Christchurch this morning to announce that Fletcher Building had been chosen as the Crown's preferred developer for the project. more»
  • Oil Search Raises Dividend as LNG Starts to Flow

    11:18 | 23/10/14
    Wall Street Journal
    Oil Search had previously only paid a fraction of its earnings as dividends, most recently offering a first-half payout of 2 U.S. cents per share. “After dividend payments, we will still have ... Mr. Botten said those growth opportunities could include ... more»
  • Getting Immersed: Talking AR/VR With Neil Schneider, Immersive Technology ...

    11:18 | 23/10/14
    Tom's Hardware
    It's a big deal because people are flying in from all over the world to take part, there are going to be some very cool product launches and announcements, and by the time the conference is over, I think people will take the potential of immersive ... more»
  • Australia shares seen falling from 1-month highs; Canada shooting eyed

    11:18 | 23/10/14
    Reuters
    Canada's capital was jolted by the fatal shooting of a soldier and an attack on the parliament building in which gunshots were fired outside a room where Prime Minister Stephen Harper was speaking. more»
  • Famous New Zealanders join Bright Sparks 2014

    11:18 | 23/10/14
    Scoop
    Sir Ray Avery and Michelle Dickinson will each play a part at the Bright Sparks 2014 awards ceremony in Auckland on October 30. Sir Ray - a successful businessman, scientist, inventor and philanthropist - will deliver a keynote address to the 22 Bright Sparks ... more»
  • Burst of IPO Activity Spotlights New Wave of 'Non-Traditional' REITs

    11:07 | 23/10/14
    CoStar Group
    At least a half-dozen companies have filed plans declaring their intention to launch initial public offerings to form REITs, ranging from a ski resort operator in Wildwood, MO, to U.S. more»
  • Auburn-area community calendar | Oct. 22

    11:07 | 23/10/14
    Auburn Reporter
    Boy and Girl Scouts from the Algona, Auburn and Pacific area invited to join the VRFA. Event includes a tour of the fire station, fire safety practices, basic first aid training, cooking safety, knot tying and information on how to be prepared for a ... more»
  • Andretti Autosport engineer Roger Griffiths high on Formula E

    11:07 | 23/10/14
    Motorsport.com
    Prior to that Griffiths had been with Aston Martin, Team Ascari (FIA sports cars), was project leader for Cosworth at Minardi Formula 1 and design/development engineer at Ray Mallock Ltd. In all, he's been in the business of developing race cars and ... more»
  • Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest volume decreases

    11:07 | 23/10/14
    Fox Business
    Magyar Bancorp Inc. : Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.1 decrease from its 65-day average volume. The shares remained unchanged at $8.42. more»
  • V2020 strategy hangs in the balance

    11:07 | 23/10/14
    The Herald
    Blindness brings with it an inescapable cycle of disability and extreme poverty - hunger, malnutrition and limited access to health, education, water and sanitation services the world over. Globally, there is an ... This is a global initiative for the ... more»
  • Restaurant Brands raises annual profit forecast; shares jump

    11:07 | 23/10/14
    Scoop
    Oct. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Restaurant Brands New Zealand, the nation's largest fast food operator, raised its annual profit forecast as it benefits from lower input costs, higher sales and restructuring of stores. The shares rose to a record. more»
  • Revolutionary Kiwi company goes to the crowd

    11:05 | 23/10/14
    Scoop
    A New Zealand company with technology that could slash global greenhouse gas emissions is inviting the public to invest. Marlborough-based CarbonScape is the latest company to raise capital through the new crowd-funding platform Snowball Effect, to build ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,28320.03%
COMP4,383370.83%
DJI16,4611530.92%
SP5001,927140.73%
DAX8,940530.60%
FTSE6,400270.43%
NI22515,1963912.64%
TWI76.530.841.08%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2640.0070.53%
NZDUSD0.78700.00891.12%
AUDUSD0.87710.00060.07%
NZDAUD0.89780.00971.07%