Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 


Morningstar Morning Research Update Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013


08-Jan-2013

Overseas Market Report
Stocks finished lower as investors continued to show caution following last week's Federal Reserve meeting minutes, which indicated a possible end to stimulus sooner than expected. There were also some concerns ahead of this week's European Central Bank meeting, where there is speculation of an interest-rate cut.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 50.92 points, or 0.38%, to 13,384.29 on Monday. The Standard & Poor's 500-stock index lost 4.58 points, or 0.31%, to 1,461.89 and the Nasdaq Composite Index fell 2.85 points, or 0.09%, to 3,098.81... Read More

Foreign Equities (08-Jan-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/Dow Jones (US)13384-51-0.38
/S&P 5001462-5-0.31
/NASDAQ3099-3-0.09
/FTSE 100 Index6065-25-0.41
/DAX 307733-44-0.56
/CAC 403705-25-0.68
/Nikkei 225 (Japan)10599-89-0.83
/HKSE23330-1-0.01
/SSE Composite Index228580.37
/BSE Sensitive19691-93-0.47
/NZ 504085100.24

Commodities (08-Jan-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/Aluminium202920.10
/Copper8038-17-0.22
/Nickel17145-149-0.86
/Gold1648-8-0.47
/Silver30.10.00.05
/Oil - West Texas crude93.1-0.0-0.01
/Lead2290-35-1.49
/Zinc1986-23-1.14

Currency (08-Jan-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.0503---0.09
/$A vs GBP0.6515--0.21
/$A vs YEN92.180.370.40
/$A vs EUR0.8007--0.27
/$A vs $NZ1.25450.01000.57
/$US vs Euro0.7625--0.37
/$US vs UK0.6204--0.32
/$US vs CHF0.9213--0.36

Research Updates (6)

Special Reports (0)
There were no special reports published on the previous business day.

Funds (2)
/Aberdeen Asian Opportunities (10438) Silver
/Aberdeen Emerging Markets (11594) Silver

Shares (4)
/ALS (ALQ) /Reduce
/Caltex (CTX) /Hold
/Rio Tinto (RIO) /Accumulate
/Reject Shop (TRS) /Hold

ETFs (0)
There were no research reports published on the previous business day.

Fixed Income (0)
There were no research reports published on the previous business day.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Wood Producers: Crisis In New Zealand Log Supply

New Zealand wood processing leaders held a hui with senior government officials and political leaders in Whangarei yesterday to assess the acute log supply shortage to local mills in Northland. More>>

Consents And Taxes: Trustpower 'Very Disappointed' With Judgement

Trustpower is "very disappointed" with a Supreme Court ruling dismissing its bid to claim tax deductions on $17.7 million of project costs in a case closely watched by large-scale infrastructure developers. More>>

ALSO:

Fruitful Endeavours: Kiwifruit Exports Reach Record Levels

In June 2016, kiwifruit exports rose $105 million (47 percent) from June 2015 to reach $331 million, Statistics New Zealand said today. Overall, goods exports rose $109 million (2.6 percent) in June 2016 (to $4.3 billion). More>>

ALSO:

Economic Update: RBNZ Says Rate Cut Seems Likely

The Reserve Bank will likely cut interest rates further as a persistently strong kiwi dollar makes it difficult for the bank to meet its inflation target, it said. The local currency fell. More>>

ALSO:

House Price Action Plan: RBNZ Signals National Lending Restrictions

The central bank wants to cap bank lending to property investors with a deposit of less than 40 percent at 5 percent and restore the 10 percent limit for owner-occupiers wanting to take out a mortgage with a deposit of less than 20 percent, according to a consultation paper released today. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news