Sunday, 28 August 2016

Markets

  • How to get rid of home-equity loan headaches

    21:56 | 28/8/16
    Los Angeles Times
    Home equity lines of credit can be an inexpensive way to borrow initially, but the interest-only period doesn't last forever and eventually your payments will get a lot more expensive. more»
  • 41 cases of locally-transmitted Zika cases in Singapore: MOH, NEA

    21:01 | 28/8/16
    Channel NewsAsia
    “Given that the Zika virus is spread by the Aedes mosquito vector, MOH cannot rule out further community transmission in Singapore, since some of those tested positive also live or work in other parts of Singapore,” said MOH and NEA. more»
  • New Broker Ratings For Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE:IM)

    19:12 | 28/8/16
    FTSE News
    02/19/2016 - Ingram Micro Inc. was downgraded to “market perform” by analysts at Raymond James. 02/18/2016 - Ingram Micro Inc. had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Needham & Company. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock. more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
VGLVista Group International Ltd6.200930,3560.5007.46%
MHJMichael Hill International Limited1.7503,419,0040.0804.79%
ATMA2 Corp Limited2.0503,637,4550.0703.30%
FPHFisher and Paykel Healthcare9.6001,544,6410.1401.44%
AIRAir New Zealand2.22014,098,4090.0100.45%
 
Recent News
  • Americans pay millions to whistleblower at BHP; we hound them out of their jobs

    19:01 | 28/8/16
    The Sydney Morning Herald
    In Australia, those who flag corruption inside companies receive limited or no protection and are often sacked or mistreated, while in the United States, which paid for evidence that exposed alleged bribery by BHP Billiton, whistleblowers are ... more»
  • Pioneer Square

    18:56 | 28/8/16
    The Seattle Times
    The Seattle unit of the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park tells the story of the 1897 discovery of gold in Alaska and the Yukon Territory that made Seattle a boom town. more»
  • CAMPAIGN 2016: Countdown to Election Day

    18:11 | 28/8/16
    Ocala
    She notes that her three opponents in the GOP primary have either been in office before (Roy Abshier) or tried and failed (Don Browning for Congress in 2010 and Jeff Gold for this same commission seat in 2012.) The District 3 incumbent, Stan McClain ... more»
  • Professional project management (Part 2)

    17:37 | 28/8/16
    Project Accelerator News
    These Institutions were created by their members to act as regulatory bodies for the Profession they represented that established formal qualifications based upon education and examination, with powers to admit and discipline members, and some degree ... more»
  • Jobs Data as Fed Fodder; Auto Sales: Week Ahead Aug. 29-Sept. 3

    17:26 | 28/8/16
    Yahoo Finance
    Consumer spending is forecast to have climbed in July along with U.S. incomes, while manufacturing likely expanded at a slower pace, other data will show. Canadian gross domestic product figures may ... Statoil ASA Chief Executive Officer Eldar Saetre ... more»
  • Couple rescued after searchers spot SOS on remote island

    17:15 | 28/8/16
    Daily Mail
    Two people stranded for a week on a remote Pacific island have been rescued after a search aircraft spotted their SOS message in the sand, the US Coast Guard said Sunday. more»
  • Abolishing 'man' at Princeton

    17:03 | 28/8/16
    The Decatur Daily
    Just in time for the fall semester, Princeton issued “Guidelines for Using Gender Inclusive Language.” The guidelines, approved by the university's Office of Human Resources and Office of Communications and endorsed by the Orwellian-like Institutional ... more»
  • Westmont Wins Soccer Open on Francisco Castro's Goal

    16:52 | 28/8/16
    Noozhawk
    The game was fairly evenly contested with the Warriors taking nine shots to the Pioneers' nine. Both teams tallied ... This includes any sort of personal attack - including, but not limited to, the people in our stories, the journalists who create ... more»
  • Business People: Hires, promotions and awards at Oklahoma companies

    16:52 | 28/8/16
    NewsOK.com
    She is a graduate of the ABA School of Bank Marketing and Management. Also promoted to vice president was ... He joined Quail Creek Bank in 1996 as a teller and currently is a supervisor in the customer service/data processing, as well as working in ... more»
  • How not to die hungry: turn your 401(k) into a pension

    16:52 | 28/8/16
    STLtoday.com
    Those days are about to come to an end. Company after company has repudiated traditional pensions, pushing younger workers into 401(k)-style retirement plans. more»
  • Digging Into China's Growing Mountain of Debt

    16:41 | 28/8/16
    Bloomberg
    Indeed, many segments of the Chinese economy have taken on considerable debt, especially since the global financial crisis. more»
  • The Top Workplaces in Delaware

    16:07 | 28/8/16
    The News Journal
    What they do: PBF Energy Inc., is a petroleum refiner and supplier of unbranded transportation fuels, heating oil, petrochemical feedstocks, lubricants and other petroleum products in the United States. more»
  • Business calendar for Sunday, Aug. 28

    15:56 | 28/8/16
    Fayetteville Observer
    Free Online Resources for Small Businesses and Nonprofits: 6 p.m., Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center, Sanford. Central Carolina Community College Small Business ... St. Greater Fayetteville Chamber monthly program. Registration required; limited capacity. more»
  • Small business switches to mobile-first web strategy

    15:56 | 28/8/16
    Asbury Park Press
    “Investment in growth really should be focused on the mobile market,” said Gene Alvarez, an analyst with technology research company Gartner. more»
  • Nashville Sounds beat Memphis Redbirds 2-1

    15:56 | 28/8/16
    Clarksville Online
    Nashville Sounds Memphis, TN - Another strong performance by starter Dillon Overton led the Nashville Sounds to a 2-1 win over the Memphis Redbirds Saturday night at AutoZone Park. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ507,391360.48%
COMP5,21970.13%
DJI18,395530.29%
SP5002,16930.16%
DAX10,588580.55%
FTSE6,838210.31%
NI22516,3611951.18%
TWI75.890.020.02%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1190.0090.81%
NZDUSD0.72290.00761.04%
AUDUSD0.75580.00690.90%
NZDAUD0.95580.00150.16%