Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Markets

Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited2.9454,363,2670.1053.44%
SKCSky City3.6302,424,4290.1002.68%
AIAAuckland International Airport3.7201,813,2830.0551.46%
GNEGenesis Energy Limited1.9001,813,5830.0402.06%
FBUFletcher Building8.780472,6070.1501.68%
 
Recent News
  • Swiss Franc Trading Higher, Ahead Of The ZEW Survey

    18:22 | 17/9/14
    Investing.com
    The pair is expected to find its first resistance at 0.9362, and a rise through could take it to the next resistance level of 0.9396. more»
  • Emerging-Market Stocks Halt Nine-Day Drop After China Stimulus

    18:11 | 17/9/14
    Bloomberg
    India's rupee, Malaysia's ringgit and the Philippine peso appreciated 0.2 percent against the dollar. The MSCI Emerging Markets Index climbed 0.7 ... in Shanghai, data compiled by Bloomberg show. The Shanghai Composite Index retreated 0.2 percent amid ... more»
  • Chemring Group plc: Interim Management Statement

    18:11 | 17/9/14
    The Wall Street Transcript
    While the trading environment remains challenging and there is potential for a Continuing Resolution in the US, Chemring has gained a number of contracts that position the Group for long term Programs of Record. Work continues to gain production orders ... more»
  • America's Pathetic, Negligent Energy Policy

    18:11 | 17/9/14
    Dissident Voice
    And, North Carolina's wind resources are some of the best in the East. ... Across the nation, one-fourth of U.S. land area has winds powerful enough to generate electricity as cheaply as natural gas and coal, and the solar resources of just seven ... more»
  • How early is too early for gun training?

    18:00 | 17/9/14
    wwlp.com
    (CNN/KSPR) - At just 11 years old, Nicholas Goodman knows how to use a gun. “Once we're ... This group of 10 and 11 year olds are here from Springfield, Missouri schools, taking a class on hunting through the “Wonders of Wildlife” program. more»
  • Morning Moneybeat Europe: China Stimulus Lifts Mood, Fed Up Next

    18:00 | 17/9/14
    Wall Street Journal (blog)
    Some market watchers had suspected that we might get a change in the central bank's forward guidance on interest rates, a hint perhaps that a rise might come sooner than markets had been expecting. more»
  • Stephen Fry's iPhone 6 verdict: the most exquisite mobile ever made

    18:00 | 17/9/14
    The Guardian
    The 6 is 4.7in measured diagonally, the 6 Plus is 5.5in, yet both are lighter than the 5s (which was 4in in size): more high-res, more powerful, and offer equal or better battery life in all metrics. more»
  • Claremont aims to beat Riverside in CoolCalifornia City Challenge

    18:00 | 17/9/14
    Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
    On Saturday, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m, Claremont residents can get free admission into the botanic garden if they bring in a recent Southern California Edison electric bill or Southern California Gas Co. bill. Members of Sustainable Claremont will ... more»
  • Blog: Permanent home for Colorado Springs' neighborhood group a 'big deal'

    18:00 | 17/9/14
    Colorado Springs Gazette (blog)
    The new headquarters is a small, county-owned building that had been vacant since a day care program for parents going to court moved into the new courthouse years ago. more»
  • Isleton celebrates restoration of Chinese community center

    18:00 | 17/9/14
    Sacramento Bee
    Isleton's Bing Kong Tong building was once at the center of that heritage - serving as community center and a Chinese language school from around 1926 until the 1940s. more»
  • The Outlook For REM, Its Next Dividend And The mREIT Sector

    17:48 | 17/9/14
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    RAIT Financial Trust (NYSE:RAS) increased the quarterly dividend to $0.18 with an ex-date of July 9, 2014 and a pay date of July 31, 2014. more»
  • A visit from the Gulf: Qatar's emir in Germany

    17:48 | 17/9/14
    Deutsche Welle
    In recent years, the emirate has bought shares in many large corporations, including Volkswagen (15.6 percent of common shares) and construction giant Hochtief (10 percent), and is also investing in Siemens and Deutsche Bank. When the emir meets ... more»
  • Poland dismisses state-run infrastructure fund CEO

    17:48 | 17/9/14
    Reuters
    Poland has said it expected spending on infrastructure to reach 500 billion zlotys ($155 billion) until 2020. The fund was to receive as much as 10 billion zlotys for investment from the sale of minority stakes in state-controlled companies. (1 US ... more»
  • Iron Ore Seen Stabilizing by Australia as Mine Closures Spread

    17:48 | 17/9/14
    Bloomberg
    Production cuts will occur first in high-cost seaborne producers followed by China, where some mines that close during winter may not reopen next year, said Wayne Calder, deputy executive director at the Canberra-based Bureau of Resources and Energy ... more»
  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares fall as Spark drops ahead of Fed

    17:32 | 17/9/14
    Scoop
    Sept. 17 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares fell, paced by Spark New Zealand, as offshore investors sold yield stocks on the prospect the US Federal Reserve may start hiking rates sooner than anticipated, and increasing the returns on offer in the ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,142470.92%
COMP4,553340.75%
DJI17,1321010.59%
SP5001,999150.75%
DAX9,633270.28%
FTSE6,810170.25%
NI22515,889230.14%
TWI78.380.130.16%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2950.0000.02%
NZDUSD0.81830.00070.09%
AUDUSD0.90680.00080.09%
NZDAUD0.90180.00010.01%