Monday, 22 December 2014

Markets

Major Indices
 
 
 
 
NZX Top 5 by Value
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
FBUFletcher Building8.1501,469,3620.2102.64%
SKCSky City3.8302,628,5800.1102.79%
SPKSpark New Zealand Limited3.0908,334,4040.0200.64%
CENContact Energy6.2001,302,9480.0901.47%
WBCWestpac Banking Corp34.00203,8670.541.61%
 
Recent News
  • SHI staff begin moving in to Soboleff Center

    22:11 | 21/12/14
    Juneau Empire (subscription)
    During a brief ceremony Friday afternoon to mark SHI's occupation of the building, staff members Donald Gregory and Frank Katasse, who are of the Raven and Eagle moieties respectively, hung stalks of devil's club above the door, an ancient practice. more»
  • Russia growls across the border as Lithuania readies for euro

    22:11 | 21/12/14
    Virginia Gazette
    Geopolitics plague Lithuanians at this frozen Russian border post, where a return trip by car can mean 48 hours of queuing. It is a reminder for some of why the former Soviet republic will cement its move to the West by joining the euro zone next month. more»
  • Dec. 22: Ice skating, circus and more

    22:00 | 21/12/14
    San Francisco Examiner
    Singer Bart Davenport is among the performers at "You Are Hear: Live Music for the Holidays," a winter concert series at San Francisco International Airport. [11 a.m., Terminal 3, SFO; www.flysfo.com/holiday] ... Bethlehem A.D. includes hundreds of ... more»
  • Wintertime Fun In National Parks Of The Rocky Mountains

    22:00 | 21/12/14
    National Parks Traveler
    And once the sun goes down, you'll be star struck by some of the nation's darkest skies, skies that are flecked with twinkling stars. more»
  • Movie in the works on WB native infamous for her singing

    22:00 | 21/12/14
    Citizens Voice
    And now a movie about her is in the works, starring Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant, to be distributed around the world by Pathé International. Filming starts in the spring, with locations to be ... At one point during this annual Ball of the Silver ... more»
  • Scotch-happy Taiwan stoking demand for Japanese whiskies

    22:00 | 21/12/14
    The Japan Times
    TAIPEI - Brewing and distillery giant Suntory Holdings Ltd. was among three Japanese businesses invited to promote their products one night in Taipei earlier this month at a party to celebrate Emperor Akihito's birthday on Dec. 23. The event was ... more»
  • New York Times preps London digital hub

    22:00 | 21/12/14
    The Drum
    The New York Times is building a digital division in London as part of a wider bid to embrace online publishing and boost revenues from nascent media channels. more»
  • Car giveaway drives families forward

    22:00 | 21/12/14
    Vernon Morning Star
    Along with the vehicles, which have been cleaned up and thoroughly checked over and any necessary repairs made, both come with one year of Access Roadside through Western Financial Group and oil changes for a year from Pennzoil Qwik Change Oil ... more»
  • Raul Castro says Cuba won't abandon its socialist principles

    22:00 | 21/12/14
    Press Herald
    Obama said last Wednesday that he would relax those restrictions as much as possible, even permitting U.S. visitors to use credit and debit cards during their visits. Castro said even as Cuba has enjoyed solidarity from fellow Latin American and ... more»
  • OUR VIEW: Hotel deal must get taxpayers off the hook

    21:54 | 21/12/14
    Utica Observer Dispatch
    In July, the city Comptroller's Office and the Oneida County Department of Finance found that at least $869,000 is owed on hotel. more»
  • Tax is owed for online out-of-state purchases, but no one is forcing payment

    21:48 | 21/12/14
    Anniston Star
    And so has been the tax, which runs on the honor system, for most taxpayers. Good Alabama residents are supposed to ... Last year, 35,228 taxpayers sent in use-tax payments, according to Department of Revenue data. That's approximately equivalent to ... more»
  • Canadian Feds give Seabridge Gold's KSM the environmental nod

    21:26 | 21/12/14
    SitNews
    The mine, which is owned by Seabridge Gold Inc., is considered the largest undeveloped gold reserve in the world and also has copper, silver and molybdenum deposits. Proven and probable reserves total 38.2 million ounces of gold and 9.9 billion pounds ... more»
  • Celtics, Mavericks get what they want out of Rondo deal

    21:26 | 21/12/14
    Boston Globe
    They are more excited about the draft picks and trade exception, but they could have gotten a better return for Rondo if teams making legitimate offers weren't limited. Not only did the Celtics have to find an acceptable ... “I was so mad [after the ... more»
  • Albom: Sick, weary, Diane Bailey endures to help others

    21:15 | 21/12/14
    Detroit Free Press
    She works there, for a janitorial company, and she will go back to work after this treatment, once she wakes up from "sleeping all day. more»
  • 'New age of terror' has Spokane link

    21:04 | 21/12/14
    The Spokesman Review
    On July 4, 1995, they were camped in the Lidder Valley, 8,000 feet above sea level, when a group of militants armed with military rifles and with scarves obscuring their faces approached them and demanded to see their passports. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,528120.22%
COMP4,765170.36%
DJI17,805270.15%
SP5002,07190.46%
DAX9,787240.25%
FTSE6,545791.23%
NI22517,6214112.39%
TWI78.560.130.17%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2230.0060.50%
NZDUSD0.77430.00220.28%
AUDUSD0.81390.00330.40%
NZDAUD0.95060.00020.02%