Friday, 19 December 2014

New Zealand Stock Exchange

NZX Top 10 by Value Traded
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
FBUFletcher Building8.1501,469,3620.2102.64%
SKCSky City3.8302,628,5800.1102.79%
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited3.0908,334,4040.0200.64%
CENContact Energy6.2001,302,9480.0901.47%
WBCWestpac Banking Corp34.00203,8670.541.61%
GNEGenesis Energy Limited2.0905,450,9510.0200.95%
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited1.7501,785,6650.0553.05%
AIAAuckland International Airport4.3701,799,1730.0501.16%
AIRAir New Zealand2.6102,992,7760.0301.16%
CVTRBRIGHTS0.20001,335,5050.050033.33%
Latest News
  • Nifty call: Go long with a stop-loss at 8310

    20:18 | 19/12/14
    Hindu Business Line
    The Nifty opened with a strong upward gap for the second consecutive day. The contract opened at 8,237 and recorded a high of 8,274. more»
  • S. Korean shares snap 4-day losing streak

    19:45 | 19/12/14
    Hindu Business Line
    The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) climbed 1.7 per cent to close at 1,929.98 points. The South Korean won closed almost flat, as dollar demand for settlements were ... Do not type comments in all capital letters, or in all lower case letters ... more»
  • Global rally buoys NZ sharemarket

    19:22 | 19/12/14
    The Daily Telegraph
    SkyCity fell 2.8 per cent to $3.83 after the hotel and casino operator said the cost of building an international convention centre in Auckland would be about a fifth more than expected, and that it was in talks with the government to find a way to ... more»
  • Gold futures rise to 26849 on global cues

    19:22 | 19/12/14
    Hindu Business Line
    Gold prices rose Rs. 34 or 0.13 per cent to Rs. 26,849 per 10 grams at the futures trade today after participants created fresh positions taking cues from overseas market. more»
  • Sean Weatherspoon's comments get Saints' attention

    19:11 | 19/12/14
    The Advocate
    Saints defensive end Akiem Hicks (ankle), left tackle Terron Armstead (neck) and strong safety Jamarca Sanford (hamstring) missed Thursday's practice. more»
  • The Big Winner in the Rental Home Shortage: Wall Street

    18:37 | 19/12/14
    Bloomberg
    “It's that supply-demand equation that allows us to get aggressive about raising rents,” Stephen Schmitz, chief executive officer of American Residential Properties Inc., a landlord with more than 8,500 homes, said at an investor conference this month ... more»
  • Here are some top stocks for your watchlist in 2015

    18:31 | 19/12/14
    Motley Fool Australia
    What this is telling me is that stocks are the place to be for 2015, particularly dividend growers (companies that are well placed to increase their attractive dividends) and select small caps. more»
  • United Photovoltaics to Raise $49 Million for Working Capital

    17:52 | 19/12/14
    Bloomberg
    United Photovoltaics Group Ltd. plans to raise HK$379 million ($49 million) from share sales to supplement general working capital. more»
  • Spark NZ pushes forward with 4G data service rollout

    17:30 | 19/12/14
    ZDNet
    Spark New Zealand has said that its 4G mobile data services now cover roughly two thirds of the country, with the company announcing on Friday that coverage is now available in more than 70 cities, towns, and other locations around the nation. more»
  • Geneva's Army of Oil Traders Embraces the Profits a Crash Brings

    17:07 | 19/12/14
    Bloomberg
    These holdings give traders more options to take advantage of the sudden shift in prices. ... Switzerland's $21 billion a year commodity trading industry accounts for about 3.5 percent of the country's gross domestic product, making it bigger than ... more»
  • City council makes zoning changes

    16:22 | 19/12/14
    Alton Telegraph
    9 meeting, the Plan Commission had voted 6-2 to pull out changes in two sections that would have limited building size from less than 15,000 square feet to “not greater than 6,000 feet” in C-4 (Downtown Commercial) and MR (Marina-Recreation) zoned ... more»
  • Local Cuban-Americans see hope for improving the country they left

    16:00 | 19/12/14
    Worcester Telegram
    Congress will have to vote to lift the prohibition on commerce and trade. "I was thrilled. I understand why my ... Dr. more»
  • Contrite Vegas hotelier wins gambling license

    15:48 | 19/12/14
    WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
    (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, Jeff Scheid). This Aug. 22, 2014 photo shows, Sam Nazarian, CEO of SBE Entertainment, during the ceremonial ringing of the bell at SLS Las Vegas. more»
  • Here's why Xiaomi is China's most important tech company

    15:26 | 19/12/14
    Tech in Asia
    For Valley heads out there, that would be like a founder getting investment from Facebook for his first startup, getting one of his web projects acquired by Amazon, and then being chummy with Larry Page of Google. more»
  • BYD's Record Plunge Not Enough for Macquarie Seeing No Tesla

    15:15 | 19/12/14
    Bloomberg
    BYD Co. (1211)'s record 29 percent plunge in Hong Kong yesterday hasn't gone far enough for Macquarie Group. The brokerage has a 12-month target price of HK$20 for the electric carmaker backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., or 20 ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,528120.22%
COMP4,7481042.24%
DJI17,7784212.43%
SP5002,061482.40%
DAX9,872610.62%
FTSE6,507410.63%
NI22517,6214112.39%
TWI78.860.690.88%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2280.0010.07%
NZDUSD0.77880.00230.30%
AUDUSD0.81870.00150.18%
NZDAUD0.95160.00080.08%