Saturday, 28 March 2015

Markets

  • Why Is The Swiss Franc Rising? (FXF)

    05:07 | 28/3/15
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    In a previous article on January 30, I made the case that there was virtually no chance for a sustained appreciation in the Swiss franc through 2015. Citing a significant chance of recession in Switzerland, selling of long CHF positions by major hedge ... more»
  • 'Richmond at last!'

    05:07 | 28/3/15
    Washington Post
    A very limited number of collections of the 10 print sections are available for $100 each, sent by check to: The Washington Post Civil War Collection, 1150 15th St. NW, Washington DC 20071. more»
  • Something to Chat About

    04:56 | 28/3/15
    Investing Daily
    Answer: Among those five names are my favorite Canadian real estate investment trust, Canadian Apartment Properties REIT, and one of two Canadian Edge Best Buys for the month of February, New Flyer. more»
Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited2.9504,814,0310.0200.67%
FBUFletcher Building8.5301,843,9670.0400.47%
FSFFonterra Shareholders Fund5.5401,800,1370.0400.73%
FCGFonterra Co-operative Group Ltd5.560942,2800.0701.28%
HLGHallenstein Glasson3.440263,3570.2407.50%
 
Recent News
  • Big sale expected to spark global interest

    04:56 | 28/3/15
    New Zealand Herald
    The 7592 sq m six level building Building D, at 167 Victoria St West, on the corner of Victoria St and Hardinge St, is fully occupied by NZX listed Spark New Zealand Limited on a 10 year lease from June 1, 2014. Paul Hain of Bayleys Auckland has a sole ... more»
  • DALCOMP NEGOTIATED CALENDAR

    04:33 | 28/3/15
    Reuters
    Day of Sale: 04/01 ILLINOIS MUNICIPAL ELECTRIC AGENCY WEEK OF 585,000 A1/A/A+ POWER SUPPLY SYSTEM REVENUE 03/30 REFUNDINIG MGR: Citigroup Global Markets Inc, New York SERIAL: 2017-2035 .... Day of Sale: 03/31 PANAMA-BUENA VISTA UNION SCHOOL WEEK OF 27 ... more»
  • Energy Drink Wrongful Death Suit Set to go to Trial

    04:33 | 28/3/15
    GlobeNewswire
    The lawsuit was brought by Alex Morris's mother, Paula Morris, who explains that "it is hard for all of Alex's family and friends to relive the terrible moments of his death, but we cannot be silent while more seemingly-healthy young adults like Alex ... more»
  • Things to do this weekend in Southwest Florida

    04:30 | 28/3/15
    The News-Press
    •5th Annual Fort Myers Film Festival at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center The Fort Myers Film Festival's 5th annual festival will be held March 25-29, 2915 at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall, Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center, Alliance for the ... more»
  • How Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper Went Both Bad and Sad in Serena

    04:22 | 28/3/15
    TIME
    Bad movies: they can be tatty classics of crazed ineptitude, like Edward D. Wood's Glen or Glenda and Plan 9 from Outer Space, or big-budget misfires like the 1987 Ishtar, a would-be comedy that sent Warren Beatty and Dustin Hoffman on a Hope-Crosby ... more»
  • Hottest Transportation Stocks Now - ZNH UAL HA CEA

    04:22 | 28/3/15
    Investorplace.com
    United Continental Holdings (UAL): UAL stock is up 3.1% today. Hawaiian Holdings (HA): HA stock is up 2.1% today. China Eastern ... Golar Lng Limited (GLNG): GLNG stock is down 2.0% today. American Railcar Industries (ARII): ARII stock is down 1.6% ... more»
  • Neither Grexit, nor Grexident. Euro and 'drachma' in parallel?

    04:22 | 28/3/15
    Reuters
    But it might be forced to introduce an alternative means of payment, in parallel to the euro, to pay some domestic bills if a reform-for-cash deal with its creditors is not secured soon, several euro zone officials said. Athens has lost access to bond ... more»
  • Has the Fed lost control?

    04:11 | 28/3/15
    MarketWatch
    Explain to me the below, which shows the iShares Barclays TIPS Bond Fund ETF TIP, +0.10% relative to the PIMCO 7-15 Year Treasury ETF TENZ, +0.00% As a reminder, a rising price ratio means the numerator/TIP is outperforming (up more/down less) the ... more»
  • Brokerages Set Brewin Dolphin Holdings plc PT at $326.13 (LON:BRW)

    04:11 | 28/3/15
    Dakota Financial News
    Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated an “add” rating and set a GBX 345 ($5.15) price target (up previously from GBX 335 ($5.01)) on shares of Brewin Dolphin Holdings plc in a research note on Thursday, March 19th. ... Finally, analysts at RBC ... more»
  • Kraft Foods Group Upgraded to "Buy" by Canaccord Genuity (KRFT)

    04:00 | 28/3/15
    Dakota Financial News
    Kraft Foods Group Inc logo Canaccord Genuity upgraded shares of Kraft Foods Group (NASDAQ:KRFT) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. more»
  • Vishay HiRel Systems LLC Earns OHSAS 18001:2007and ISO 14001:2004 ...

    04:00 | 28/3/15
    MarketWatch
    ISO 14001:2004 is a global specification covering the processes and practices necessary to limit environmental impact through significantly reduced energy and raw materials consumption, as well as lower production of waste materials. ... Vishay ... more»
  • US Home Prices Rise 5.1% Year-over-Year

    04:00 | 28/3/15
    Market Realist
    Instead, they take credit risk, and if the borrower defaults, they are stuck with the collateral. Investors interested in trading the real estate sector via an ETF should look at the iShares Mortgage Real Estate ETF (REM). If you want to isolate ... more»
  • Selling Songs for a Song? Scrutinizing the Streaming Model

    03:48 | 28/3/15
    Wall Street Journal
    How much is one play of a song really worth? Ever since streaming service Spotify AB put a number on that—around seven-tenths of a penny—the music industry has debated whether the figure is fair. more»
  • SIP metagenomics identifies uncultivated Methylophilaceae as dimethylsulphide ...

    03:48 | 28/3/15
    Nature.com
    Dimethylsulphide (DMS) has an important role in the global sulphur cycle and atmospheric chemistry. Microorganisms using DMS as sole carbon, sulphur or energy source, contribute to the cycling of DMS in a wide variety of ecosystems. more»
  • TSX falls as gold, oil and Canadian dollar drop; Wall Street mixed

    03:48 | 28/3/15
    Financial Post
    More from Canadian Press. The Toronto market opened lower Friday as the prices for gold, oil and the Canadian. Canadian PressThe Toronto market opened lower Friday as the prices for gold, oil and the Canadian dollar also slipped. In the U.S., markets ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,854210.36%
COMP4,879160.33%
DJI17,68130.02%
SP5002,05710.04%
DAX11,865210.18%
FTSE6,855400.58%
NI22519,2861850.95%
TWI80.480.270.34%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.0920.0030.28%
NZDUSD0.75670.00210.28%
AUDUSD0.77570.00740.94%
NZDAUD0.97540.00650.67%