Saturday, 19 April 2014

Markets

Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
GNEORDINARY1.810164,743,2260.26016.77%
XROXero Ltd29.00952,5240.953.39%
TELTelecom Corp2.63031,320,6770.0200.75%
DILDiligent Board Member Services4.750857,6670.3006.74%
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited1.17512,327,5720.0201.73%
 
Recent News
  • Michaels Says Nearly 3M Credit, Debit Cards Breached

    07:18 | 19/4/14
    Sci-Tech Today
    The latest from Michaels Stores is that the credit and debit cards of some 2.6 million customers were breached from May 2013 to Jan. 2014. more»
  • Mulberry Announces Another Profit Warning, British Label To Cut Prices

    07:15 | 19/4/14
    Fashion Times
    Mulberry has announced a fourth profit warning and a price cut for an upcoming new range of handbags. It looks like the British label is struggling to keep up with other luxury brands, hence its latest strategy announced by former chief executive Godfrey Davis ... more»
  • Climate change demands action [Editorial]

    07:13 | 19/4/14
    Baltimore Sun
    When President Barack Obama took office in 2009, he spoke of the green economy and the potential for new jobs, but the message took a beating when Solyndra, a California-based maker of solar cells, went bankrupt despite more than a half-billion-dollars ... more»
  • Target expands subscriptions program

    07:07 | 19/4/14
    Retail Customer Experience
    Earlier this week, Target announced a massive expansion of its Target Subscriptions program, which debuted quietly in September. Initially limited to baby-related products, the service allowed customers to designate certain items for recurring delivery, a la ... more»
  • Chobani Is Expanding Its Yogurt Offerings, So Bring On the Deliciousness

    07:03 | 19/4/14
    Bustle
    Breakfast just got a whole lot more exciting for Greek yogurt lovers: The top seller of Greek yogurt in the U.S., Chobani is branching out beyond the little fruit-filled yogurt cups they're known for and into the great, wild, yogurt unknown. more»
  • NYSERDA Awards Support Transportation Innovation

    06:56 | 19/4/14
    WAMC
    ... Consultants, Albany, Golub Corp. (Price Chopper Supermarkets), Schenectady, and other partners to develop small air-jet actuators that would be installed on tractor-trailer trucks to reduce aerodynamic drag, reducing fuel use by as much as 10 ... more»
  • Los Angeles County unemployment rate holds at 8.7 percent in March

    06:56 | 19/4/14
    San Gabriel Valley Tribune
    LOS ANGELES - The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Los Angeles County held steady at 8.7 percent in March, compared to the previous month, the state Employment Development Department announced today. more»
  • Wal-Mart enters money-transfer business

    06:56 | 19/4/14
    Columbia Daily Tribune
    NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart is delving deeper into financial services at its stores and shaking up the money transfer business. The world's largest retailer introduced a new money transfer service yesterday that it says will cut fees for its low-income customers ... more»
  • How Heartbleed stirred up unease in our easy online lives

    06:56 | 19/4/14
    Windsor Star
    In Ottawa, e-commerce company Shopify scrambled its network security team and had a patch ready for their core servers by 7 p.m. more»
  • State jobless rate fell in March

    06:45 | 19/4/14
    mySanAntonio.com
    San Antonio - The state unemployment rate dipped to 5.5 percent in March with Texas employers taking on 9,100 new hires, the Texas Workforce Commission said Friday. more»
  • China: Building The Dream

    06:45 | 19/4/14
    Business Insider
    But even if the 13th-century Venetian merchant did not lay eyes on the coastal city of Hangzhou himself, he certainly reflected the awe it inspired in other foreign traders when he described it as "beyond dispute the finest and the noblest in the world ... more»
  • Warlock 2: The Exiled review

    06:33 | 19/4/14
    PCGamesN
    Where Master of the Arcane, and most 4X games, offer an open sandbox with expansion possible in all directions and limited guidance, Warlock II is an epic - and epically tongue-in-cheek - journey across a multitude of different but magically linked ... more»
  • Monte dei Paschi boosts capital increase to €5bn

    06:33 | 19/4/14
    Financial Times
    Italy's Monte dei Paschi di Siena has increased the size of its planned share sale from €3bn to €5bn as the troubled lender aims to repay state aid and create a buffer to pass a European-wide bank health check. more»
  • Eating Out | The new Asian

    06:33 | 19/4/14
    Livemint
    When first-time restaurateur Arjun Dhinsa approached Mitesh Rangras, a partner at SID Hospitality Pvt. Ltd, the company that owns the popular South-East Asian eatery Lemongrass and Japanese restaurant Aoi in Bandra, Mumbai, to consult him on a “pure ... more»
  • Keystone decision delayed yet again

    06:33 | 19/4/14
    Politico
    Green activists mostly welcomed the news, with climate activist billionaire Tom Steyer greeting it as “rotten eggs for [pipeline builder] TransCanada and good news on Good Friday for those who oppose Keystone as not being in our nation's best interest ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,103130.25%
COMP4,09690.23%
DJI16,409160.10%
SP5001,86530.14%
DAX9,410920.99%
FTSE6,625410.62%
NI22514,516990.68%
TWI79.600.110.14%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.3810.0010.04%
NZDUSD0.85730.00040.05%
AUDUSD0.93270.00010.01%
NZDAUD0.91870.00040.04%