Saturday, 29 November 2014

Markets

Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
MRPMighty River Power Limited3.0003,830,9220.0501.69%
AIRAir New Zealand2.4301,798,6990.0903.85%
MELCAMeridian Energy Limited1.7202,694,4480.0553.30%
RYMRyman Healthcare8.010315,6180.2102.55%
FPHFisher and Paykel Healthcare5.480801,3270.0801.44%
 
Recent News
  • Oil drops 6.3%, hits 4½-year low

    02:52 | 29/11/14
    USA TODAY
    The overall stock market is not likely to get crushed due to plunging oil prices as there are many companies -- namely consumer stocks, airlines, transportation names, cruise lines - that will benefit from lower oil prices. The Dow, however, might ... more»
  • Bell to acquire its mobile phone distributor GLENTEL

    02:41 | 29/11/14
    CNNMoney
    Bell is rolling out the best wireless network technology available, 4G LTE, and now offers Canadians access to the largest LTE service footprint in the country. more»
  • Merck — Making It, No Boundaries

    02:41 | 29/11/14
    Life Science Leader Magazine
    What does it mean to “make” a drug? Most people would think first of manufacturing - big facilities with huge tanks, pipes, and valves all strung together with other strange equipment, taking in raw materials on one end and spitting out capsules or ... more»
  • At least 2 killed in Ukraine shelling

    02:30 | 29/11/14
    The Daily Progress
    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - At least two people have been killed in a rocket attack that left a hospital badly damaged in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, where fighting is raging between government forces and Russian-backed separatist rebels. more»
  • Pleasant Kids, Inc. Authorizes Stock Buy-Back Program of Company Common ...

    02:30 | 29/11/14
    CNNMoney
    As we continue to invest in new business growth opportunities we believe the repurchase of our stock represents another attractive investment opportunity for us at this time," said Robert Rico, CEO of Pleasant Kids Inc. We are pleased as we have ... more»
  • Resolute to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Leveraged Finance ...

    02:30 | 29/11/14
    Canada NewsWire
    28, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Jo-Ann Longworth will speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Leveraged Finance Conference ... more»
  • ORAVA RESIDENTIAL REIT ACQUIRES APARTMENTS BY A DIRECTED ...

    02:30 | 29/11/14
    GlobeNewswire
    Orava Residential Real Estate Investment Trust plc (Orava Residential REIT) has today signed a binding agreement to acquire Asunto Oy Kirkkonummen Kummikallio. more»
  • ICAP plc Earns "Hold" Rating from Liberum Capital (IAP)

    02:26 | 29/11/14
    Ticker Report
    Liberum Capital reissued their hold rating on shares of ICAP plc (LON:IAP) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. more»
  • Uranium mining in Kakadu at a crucial point

    02:20 | 29/11/14
    Sydney Morning Herald
    Depressed commodity prices, revived environmental concerns and tightening purse strings have made the decision over a new mining development at Ranger a close call. more»
  • Injury Report: Junior Hemingway Misses Second Day Of Practice

    02:18 | 29/11/14
    Arrowhead Addict
    If he misses Sunday, that means the Chiefs will be shorthanded at wide receiver for the third straight game, a position group that is already 'limited' to begin with. Things at defensive back are also looking a little shaky. Sean Smith has been dealing ... more»
  • Woman hurt by rock dropped on car has 6th surgery

    02:18 | 29/11/14
    The Daily Progress
    FILE- In this Oct. 21, 2014 file photo, Sharon Budd, right, speaks with her husband Randy after ringing the "victory" bell to celebrate her discharge from Geisinger HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in Danville, Pa. more»
  • French president visits Ebola-stricken Guinea

    02:12 | 29/11/14
    kwwl.com
    CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) - French President Francois Hollande arrived Friday in Guinea, becoming the first Western leader to visit a country hit hard by Ebola. more»
  • Plunging crude prices hammer energy companies

    02:10 | 29/11/14
    Uniontown Herald Standard
    Shares of large energy companies including Chevron Corp., ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil Corp. and Marathon Oil Corp. all fell around 4 percent. Britain's BP Plc. fell 6 percent. The pain being felt by energy producers is proving to be a big gain for ... more»
  • Auditor finds $6bn hole in annual NDIS costings

    02:10 | 29/11/14
    The Australian
    When pressed on whether the modelling was done far into the future, when ageing costs would really begin to bite, the spokesman said the analysis had only been conducted over the next decade, consistent with projections made by former treasurer Wayne ... more»
  • ReneSola (NYSE:SOL)'s Loss for the Quarter

    02:07 | 29/11/14
    Stocks.org
    These are thin sheets of crystalline silicon material used in the production of solar cells. The company that started in the mid-2000s has come a long way and is now an international leading brand and technology provider for many green energy products ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,441150.27%
COMP4,804160.34%
DJI17,883550.31%
SP5002,07210.03%
DAX9,951240.24%
FTSE6,71850.07%
NI22517,4602111.23%
TWI78.460.040.05%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2470.0010.10%
NZDUSD0.78570.00200.26%
AUDUSD0.85060.00050.06%
NZDAUD0.92320.00190.21%