Thursday, 24 April 2014

Markets

  • While you were sleeping: Wall Street slips

    07:24 | 24/4/14
    Scoop
    April 24 (BusinessDesk) – Wall Street fell as disappointing earnings from companies including AT&T made investors cautious in a market trading near record highs.  more»
  • Stocks Down at Midday on Data, Earnings

    06:56 | 24/4/14
    Wall Street Journal
    "If it was all weather, it all should come back strongly," said Jurrien Timmer, director of global macro strategy and portfolio manager with Fidelity Investments. "If it only comes back halfway, maybe it is something else...and earnings growth likely ... more»
  • Avis Budget Group Renews Exclusive Partnership With British Airways

    06:56 | 24/4/14
    Benzinga
    Avis Budget Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CAR) and British Airways have entered into a multi-year exclusive global partnership agreement to provide British Airways customers with access to Avis Car Rental vehicles, along with other travel benefits. more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
XROXero Ltd32.30236,7880.993.16%
FBUFletcher Building9.7401,002,2320.1401.46%
GNEGenesis Energy Limited1.8106,121,6910.0201.09%
ATMA2 Corp Limited0.85006,628,9110.01001.19%
AIAAuckland International Airport4.030978,4510.0601.51%
 
Recent News
  • The Players Manchester United Must Sell This Summer

    06:48 | 24/4/14
    Bleacher Report
    Chances may have been limited for the Dutchman, but there's enough evidence to suggest he isn't up to the very high standards required for a successful career at Old Trafford. more»
  • Samsung Challenger Seeks to Double Share to 30%: Corporate India

    06:45 | 24/4/14
    Bloomberg
    Micromax Informatics Ltd. is seeking to close the gap between Samsung Electronics Co. (005930), India's biggest smartphone seller, by making cheaper devices with bigger screens. more»
  • Is Starbucks Still the Best Coffee Investment?

    06:45 | 24/4/14
    Motley Fool
    In terms of shareholder returns, Starbucks has been equally impressive. Anyone who ... The company targets Starbucks VIA, its brand of instant coffee, at busy consumers who want to have cups of freshly brewed Starbucks coffee on-the-go with minimal ... more»
  • Wednesday's most followed in Canada including CN Rail, Augusta, Allied ...

    06:45 | 24/4/14
    Proactive Investors USA & Canada
    Shares of Allied Nevada Gold Corp.(TSE:ANV)(NYSE ... Crown Gold (CVE:CWM) said Wednesday it will propose a share consolidation as well as a change of name at its upcoming annual and special meeting of shareholders on May 29. more»
  • JAKKS Pacific's CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

    06:45 | 24/4/14
    Seeking Alpha
    Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you for joining the JAKKS Pacific First Quarter 2014 Earnings Call with management. more»
  • Wayne County recognizes dispatchers and promotes 911 awareness, education

    06:39 | 24/4/14
    Wayne Post
    In Wayne County, the 911 Center is the primary Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) and Central Dispatch Service for all emergency services in the county (62 agencies in total). As such, the ... 911 is the universal number to call for police, fire, and ... more»
  • Rail safety effort marred by squabbling

    06:33 | 24/4/14
    WAND
    The petroleum institute wants "a comprehensive examination" of changes proposed by the rail industry, including whatever computer-modeling was used to support tougher standards so that it can be peer-reviewed, said Brian Straessle, a spokesman for the ... more»
  • Newman Ferrara LLP Announces Securities Class Action Against Allied Nevada ...

    06:33 | 24/4/14
    Business Wire
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Newman Ferrara LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the Unites States District Court for the District of Nevada on behalf of all purchasers of the common stock of Allied Nevada Gold Corp. (“Allied ... more»
  • Local Firms Accused Of Illegal Trade With Terrorist Nations

    06:22 | 24/4/14
    wnep.com
    Drager Panorama Nova EPDM RP PC Full Face Mask: Used in connection with compressed air breathing apparatus, supplies its user quickly and safely with vital breathing air if oxygen content drops below 17% by volume during hazardous duties. more»
  • Option Clips: SodaStream International, Starbucks, and Zynga

    06:11 | 24/4/14
    Schaeffers Research
    Two equities generating buzz on StockTwits today are carbonated beverage provider SodaStream International Ltd (NASDAQ:SODA) and java giant Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX). Meanwhile, social networking concern Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) ... more»
  • Defence Mechanisms Against Dictators

    06:11 | 24/4/14
    Iranian
    The second group believe that the invasion of genocidal Mongols in the 13th century and the ensuing attacks of the central Asian tribes are the main factors behind the regression of Iranian civilization. more»
  • Homebuilding Stocks: Has Spring Sprung?

    06:11 | 24/4/14
    Zacks.com
    This gave these companies a competitive edge over peers like Pulte which faced land availability constraints. During the downturn, Lennar strategically focused on acquiring new home sites ... Home prices began moving up sharply from 2013 with market ... more»
  • Raimondo economic plan puts focus on clean, efficient energy

    06:09 | 24/4/14
    The Providence Journal
    On Wednesday, Raimondo unveiled her plan to create The Rhode Island Green Bank and Clean Energy Finance Authority to provide financing for renewable energy and energy-efficiency projects across the state. Raimondo ... The bank will be established as a ... more»
  • Baker to take over at CTIA — Dicks to lobby for General Dynamics ...

    06:00 | 24/4/14
    Politico
    Russ Sullivan, former staff director of the Senate Finance Committee, and Lai Lam, former assistant to the committee's chief of staff, will lobby for the oil giant, which is one of the largest publicly traded companies in the world. more»
  • Baker to take over at CTIA

    06:00 | 24/4/14
    Politico
    It's also the lowest first-quarter total since 2011, before Congress had approved the Budget Control Act that set in motion sequestration and sparked a massive lobbying push by the defense industry. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,143380.74%
COMP4,134280.67%
DJI16,50870.04%
SP5001,87730.13%
DAX9,544560.58%
FTSE6,67570.11%
NI22514,5461581.09%
TWI79.630.140.17%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.3830.0020.15%
NZDUSD0.85840.00240.28%
AUDUSD0.92830.00790.84%
NZDAUD0.92420.00490.53%