Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Markets

Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
LGF060BONDS3.2102,550,0000.0702.23%
ATMA2 Corp Limited1.9301,600,2660.0502.53%
FPHFisher and Paykel Healthcare9.750315,1100.0800.83%
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited3.890394,8950.0501.30%
AIRAir New Zealand2.2851,879,2790.0100.44%
 
Recent News
  • Most Asian Index Futures Pace U.S. Rebound; Oil Holds Above $47

    10:52 | 30/8/16
    Bloomberg
    New Zealand's S&P/NZX 50 Index, the first major stock gauge to start trading each day, added 0.3 percent as of 7:23 a.m. more»
  • Commerce Commission authorises commingling of racing betting

    10:52 | 30/8/16
    Scoop
    The Commerce Commission has granted authorisation to the New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) to allow it, subject to certain restrictions, to commingle totalisator horse and greyhound racing betting pools with Tabcorp Wagering Manager (Vic) Pty Ltd (Tabcorp) ... more»
  • A Value Investor's Guide to G8 Education Ltd

    10:41 | 30/8/16
    Motley Fool Australia
    Evolve Education Group Ltd (ASX: EVO) just completed its first full year of operation and reported employee expenses of 54% of revenue - although, this company is domiciled in New Zealand which may have different wage and rental dynamics (and ... more»
  • The Perfect Storm: Markets and Election 2016

    10:18 | 30/8/16
    Daily Reckoning
    In the interim, there have been 23 election cycles, 12 presidential elections. In all that time, I can truly say that I have never seen so many different things that have happened in the financial, political and international world - quite like this ... more»
  • Dotcom allowed to livestream court hearing

    10:18 | 30/8/16
    3News
    Kim Dotcom has been granted permission to livestream his appeal against extradition to the United States on YouTube. more»
  • Heavy investor interest in retirement income provider

    10:16 | 30/8/16
    Scoop
    The Retirement Income Group Limited’s capital raise has seen heavy investor interest with the raise being 130% over-subscribed. The initial minimum raise sought was just under NZ$1.4 million however when the round closed on online capital-raising platfor more»
  • Airways reports record operating profit

    10:08 | 30/8/16
    Scoop
    Airways New Zealand has reported a strong safety, operational and financial performance in the year ending 30 June, 2016.  more»
  • Global Employment Services Industry

    10:07 | 30/8/16
    PR Newswire
    II-10 Table 5: Temporary Staffing Market Penetration (%) for Select Countries: 2016 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11 Temporary Jobs: An Important Barometer for a Country's Economic Health.............. II-12 .... II-48 Patriot National Inks ... more»
  • Across the Nation

    10:07 | 30/8/16
    Log Cabin Democrat
    AUGUSTA, Maine - Republican leaders in Maine are trying to figure out a fitting punishment for racially charged comments and a threatening voicemail made by Gov. more»
  • Trading Watch: Share Recap and Earnings Glance for Armstrong World Industries ...

    10:07 | 30/8/16
    Press Telegraph
    Investors and analysts will be closely watching when the company next reports earnings numbers. Earnings results can offer insight into the overall profitability of a specific company. more»
  • Tenon's US operations under US$110M private equity offer

    10:07 | 30/8/16
    Scoop
    Aug. 30 (BusinessDesk) - Taupo-based wood processor Tenon's US operations are under offer from a New York-based private equity firm for US$110 million that the company's directors say will allow a substantial capital return shareholders, despite a NZ$31 ... more»
  • Pipelines, red tape and climate change policies are killing Chinese investment ...

    09:56 | 30/8/16
    Financial Post
    During his visit to China, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to offer to ease ownership restrictions in the oilsands by state-owned enterprises to rekindle Chinese investment in Canadian oil and gas. The issue of ... He left Monday for a 10-day ... more»
  • The Australian dollar has regained its footing

    09:56 | 30/8/16
    Business Insider Australia
    The Australian dollar rose fractionally on Monday, boosted by falling US bond yields which acted to weaken the US dollar. Richard Grace, chief currency strategist at the Commonwealth Bank, put the decline in yields down to another subdued inflation ... more»
  • Australian dollar climbs, tipped to strengthen

    09:53 | 30/8/16
    The Australian
    BK Asset Management managing director of FX strategy Kathy Lien said the Aussie and New Zealand dollars were higher against the greenback, and showing signs they could be set to rally more strongly. more»
  • Road transport industry mourns passing of Jim Barker

    09:53 | 30/8/16
    Scoop
    “The New Zealand road transport industry has lost a true icon with the passing of Jim Barker over the weekend,” says Road Transport Forum Chief Executive Ken Shirley. more»