Saturday, 30 May 2015


  • NZ signs defence co-op with UK

    07:59 | 30/5/15
    Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee has signed a joint statement on defence co-operation with his UK counterpart Michael Fallon.  more»
  • Nominees for this year's Scott Awards

    07:52 | 30/5/15
    Monroe News Star
    Bayou Insurance: Bayou Insurance was opened in 2014 to provide commercial property and general liability insurance to commercial trucking and transportation businesses, as well as the oil and gas industry and other commercial businesses. The growing ... more»
  • Online trader defrauds customers

    07:42 | 30/5/15
    An online trader who sold musical instruments with no intention of supplying the goods has defrauded customers of thousands of dollars. more»
Major Indices
NZX Top 5 by Value
FPHFisher and Paykel Healthcare6.6004,225,9180.3004.76%
MRPMighty River Power Limited2.8603,036,3090.1104.00%
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited2.76510,075,8640.0301.10%
NPXNuplex Industries4.0501,616,4060.1704.38%
KMDKathmandu Holdings Ltd1.3805,053,9590.0503.50%
Recent News
  • Fitch Affirms Westar at 'BBB'; Outlook Positive

    07:41 | 30/5/15
    CHICAGO, May 29, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fitch Ratings has affirmed the long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) of Westar Energy, Inc. (WR) and its utility operating subsidiary Kansas Gas and Electric Company (KG&E) at 'BBB'. Fitch has also ... Fitch ... more»
  • ITT Educational Services (ESI) Issues Response to U.S. Senator Richard Durbin

    07:30 | 30/5/15
    I am writing in response to your May 28, 2015 letter to Eugene Feichtner, President and Chief Operating Officer at ITT Educational Services, Inc. First and foremost ... Our commitment to reducing the debt of our students does not stop there. After four ... more»
  • New Dividend Announcements for May, 29th (AJIT, BIG, BNS, CNMD, DCI, DLG ...

    07:30 | 30/5/15
    The Legacy
    Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust PLC (LON:AJIT) announced a dividend. ... F&C UK Real Estate Investments (LON:FCRE) announced a dividend. more»
  • US Tried Stuxnet-Like Campaign Against North Korea's Nuclear Program: Report

    07:18 | 30/5/15
    Huffington Post
    The official said the National Security Agency-led campaign was stymied by North Korea's utter secrecy, as well as the extreme isolation of its communications systems. more»
  • RBC Bearings Downgraded to Hold at Zacks (ROLL)

    07:07 | 30/5/15
    WKRB News
    Finally, Zacks downgraded shares of CLARCOR Inc. from a hold rating to a sell rating. A number of other firms have also recently commented on ROLL. more»
  • Two Micro-Cap Pharma Stocks Worth Watching

    07:07 | 30/5/15
    In this week's email to subscribers, independent trader and technical analyst Roberto Pedone commented on a few interesting small- and micro-cap stocks. more»
  • Anderson educators rally for pay raises

    07:01 | 30/5/15
    Knoxville News Sentinel
    Combined with requests of $178,000 each for building repairs and phasing in a one-to-one electronic learning device program for students, schools are seeking the equivalent of a 22-cent property tax hike. more»
  • Tap Talk: Gull Dam Brewing, Inc.

    06:56 | 30/5/15
    CBS Local
    Learn about local brewery, Gull Dam Brewing. We've all had those days. The days when you just need a gosh, darn drink. Well, now one brewery owner in the Brainerd/Baxter area is here to help you with those days. more»
  • Exclusive: US tried Stuxnet-style campaign against North Korea but failed ...

    06:56 | 30/5/15
    The official said the National Security Agency-led campaign was stymied by North Korea's utter secrecy, as well as the extreme isolation of its communications systems. more»
  • Parking scarce as Pompano Tri-Rail station gets upgrade

    06:45 | 30/5/15
    Sun Sentinel
    It will generate more than 100 percent of its energy through solar power, with excess energy sent to the power grid or stored for nighttime lighting of the platforms and parking lots. more»
  • US Chamber of Commerce takes aim at Enron-era audit requirements

    06:37 | 30/5/15
    “Certainly investors in J.P. Morgan or MF Global, where PwC's audits gave no warning of poor internal controls that led respectively to billions of losses and bankruptcy, would say more not less work should have been done. more»
  • Dear migrant crisis: You're ruining our vacations. Love, British tourists

    06:33 | 30/5/15
    “There is no reception facility, so police take migrants and asylum seekers to an abandoned hotel with makeshift beds, limited running water, and no electricity. Others sleep in tents provided by Doctors without Borders, while still others are left on ... more»
  • Civilians emerge as pawns in sea legal chess game

    06:33 | 30/5/15
    Gulf Times
    Tensions in the Spratlys, in particular over China's island building and freedom of navigation through the contested waters, will dominate an Asian security forum in Singapore this weekend to be attended by US Defence Secretary Ash Carter and military ... more»
  • Academics: May 30

    06:27 | 30/5/15
    Marshfield News-Herald
    Students prepared a healthy snack, extracted DNA from strawberries, constructed catapults for marshmallows, investigated how money travels around the U.S. more»
  • On the record

    06:11 | 30/5/15
    Muncie Star Press
    Bank of New York Mellon vs. Ronnie W. Kirk and occupants, 2102 S. Monroe St. Newtek Small Business Finance vs. Dill Street Bar & Grill Inc. Deutsche Bank vs. Raymond Herbert, 6260 E. Inlow Springs Road. Citimortgage vs. Christina J. Lowe and tenant, ... more»