Wednesday, 31 August 2016

New Zealand Exchange Limited

Recent News
  • Australia shares end marginally higher; New Zealand bounces back

    19:30 | 30/8/16
    Reuters
    The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index finished up 9.083 points, or 0.17 percent, at 5478.3. Gains were driven by healthcare and energy stocks, with hospital operator Ramsay Health Care Ltd closing at a record high after it reported its full-year earnings ... more»
  • Australia shares bounce on Wall St, financials lead; NZ stocks up

    15:45 | 30/8/16
    Reuters
    New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index was 0.24 percent or 18 points higher at 7385.26. ... Medical devices maker Fisher & Paykel Corp and electricity generator and supplier Meridian Energy Ltd were among the biggest gainers on the main index. more»
  • Asian Stocks Advance as Hong Kong Shares Climb With China Banks

    12:41 | 30/8/16
    Bloomberg
    Asian stocks rose, led by a jump in Hong Kong shares, following a rebound in U.S. equities on signs of strength in the American economy. more»
  • Mayor welcomes strong financial results

    12:33 | 30/8/16
    Scoop.co.nz
    Auckland Council Group's unaudited 2015-2016 financial results to the NZX show revenue of $3,705 million, $147 million ahead of the prior year and operating surplus before gains and losses of $250 million, against a prior-year surplus of $80 million ... more»
  • New Zealand King Salmon Announces Intention to File Initial Public Offering

    03:57 | 30/8/16
    SeafoodNews (subscription)
    New Zealand King Salmon Investments Limited (NZKS), confirmed its intention to undertake an initial public offering of shares in New Zealand and a listing on the NZX Main Board and ASX. The company generated revenues of $114.1 million and earnings of ... more»
  • Australia shares close at lowest in over 3 weeks; NZ down

    19:17 | 29/8/16
    Reuters
    The benchmark was dragged down by energy and consumer cyclicals, with oil producer Woodside Petroleum and retailer Wesfarmers Ltd shedding 2.83 percent and 3.32 percent respectively. Aged care facilities provider Estia Health Ltd, the biggest loser on ... more»
  • Australia shares at 1-month low on US rate rise concerns

    15:04 | 29/8/16
    Reuters
    Mining giants BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto Ltd lost 0.4 percent and 1.3 percent respectively. New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index was marginally lower as gains in industrial stocks were offset by losses in financials, with banks Australia and New ... more»
  • Dollar Climbs on Fed's Rate-Hike Signals as Japan Shares Surge

    08:48 | 29/8/16
    Bloomberg
    “Increased chatter about a Fed rate hike, and others still talking about easing, should spur some dollar buying,” Philip Borkin, senior economist in Auckland at ANZ Bank New Zealand Ltd. said in a client note. Kuroda's remarks, coupled with similar ... more»
  • Markets Focus On Jackson Hole

    05:15 | 27/8/16
    Investing.com
    Markets Focus On Jackson Hole. By Swissquote Bank LtdMarket Overview18 hours ago ... In Australia, the S&P/ASX 200 was off 0.48%, while in New Zealand the NZX was down 0.48% as well. In Europe, equity futures are pointing toward a lower open. more»
  • Australian shares slip, New Zealand up

    17:37 | 26/8/16
    Business Recorder (registration) (blog)
    New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 0.23 percent or 16.98 points to finish the session at 7,427.28. "I don't ... Amcor Ltd shares rose 4.6 percent after it beat analysts' forecasts with a 7.5 percent rise in underlying annual profit to $671 ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ507,388210.28%
COMP5,22390.18%
DJI18,454490.26%
SP5002,17640.20%
DAX10,6581131.07%
FTSE6,821170.25%
NI22516,725120.07%
TWI75.700.020.03%
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Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1140.0050.41%
NZDUSD0.72160.00400.55%
AUDUSD0.75110.00650.86%
NZDAUD0.96060.00300.31%