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

 


Morningstar Morning Research Update Wednesday, Feb 6, 2013


06-Feb-2013

Overseas Market Report
Stocks recovered from the sell-off and were higher as fears about the eurozone faded following strong stock performance on European markets. The Markit eurozone purchasing-managers' index for January offered some optimism with a reading of 48.6, still in contraction territory, but better than the preliminary estimate and the smallest drop in 10 months.

Stateside, the Institute for Supply Management's PMI for January fell to 55.2 compared with December's downward revision of 55.7. Still, the index points to US business activity as still expanding, and last month's reading was slightly ahead of expectations. .. Read More

Foreign Equities (06-Feb-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/Dow Jones (US)13979990.71
/S&P 5001511161.04
/NASDAQ3172401.29
/FTSE 100 Index6283360.57
/DAX 307665260.35
/CAC 403695350.95
/Nikkei 225 (Japan)11047-213-1.90
/HKSE23149-536-2.27
/SSE Composite Index243350.21
/BSE Sensitive19660-91-0.46
/NZ 504212-34-0.81

Commodities (06-Feb-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/Aluminium2073-1-0.04
/Copper8232-35-0.42
/Nickel18636-26-0.14
/Gold1672-5-0.28
/Silver31.8-0.0-0.11
/Oil - West Texas crude96.2-1.6-1.67
/Lead244890.37
/Zinc2150-11-0.51

Currency (06-Feb-2013 / Close)CloseChange% Change
/$A vs $US1.03950.00440.42
/$A vs GBP0.6640-0.0016-0.24
/$A vs YEN97.24-1.04-1.07
/$A vs EUR0.76560.00700.91
/$A vs $NZ1.23010.00830.67
/$US vs Euro0.73660.00360.48
/$US vs UK0.6388-0.0042-0.66
/$US vs CHF0.90850.00040.04

Research Updates (13)

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

Funds (1)
/Goldman Sachs Wellington International Shares (4546) Bronze

Shares (12)
/Challenger Diversified Property (CDI) Hold
/Cochlear (COH) Reduce
/Computershare (CPU) Hold
/Charter Hall Retail (CQR) /Hold
/Macquarie Group (MQG) Hold
/Navitas (NVT) /Reduce
/Reckon (RKN) Hold
/Shopping Centres Australasia Property (SCP) /Hold
/Sandfire Resources (SFR) /Hold
/Transurban Group (TCL) /Reduce
/Wesfarmers (WES) Hold
/Woolworths (WOW) 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

 

Scoop Business: RBNZ Starts Talks On Tougher Rules For Property Speculators

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand is stepping up preparations to restrict lending to residential property investors as it watches house prices, particularly in Auckland, continue to rise strongly. More>>

ALSO:

Research: ‘Ageing Well’ Science Challenge Launched

Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce today launched the Ageing Well National Science Challenge, confirming initial funding of $14.6 million. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Business: Govt Resisting Pressure To Pump More Cash Into Solid Energy

Prime Minister John Key says it is “not the government’s preferred option” to make a fresh capital injection into the troubled state-owned coal miner, Solid Energy, but dodged journalists’ questions at his weekly press conference on whether that might prove necessary... More>>

ALSO:

Lagest Ever Privacy Breach Award: NZCU Baywide Accepts “Severe” Censure In Cake Case

NZCU Baywide says that once it was found to have committed a breach of a former staff member’s privacy, it had attempted to resolve the matter... the censure and remedies for its actions taken almost three years ago are “severe” but accepted, and will hopefully draw a line under the matter. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Business: PayPal Stops Processing Mega Payments; NZX Listing Still On

PayPal has ceased processing payments for Mega, the file storage and encryption firm looking to join the New Zealand stock market via a reverse listing of TRS Investments, amid claims it is not a legitimate cloud storage service. More>>

ALSO:

Housing Policy: Auckland Densification As Popular As Ebola, English Says

Finance Minister Bill English said calls by the Reserve Bank Governor for more densification in Auckland’s housing were “about as popular in parts of Auckland as Ebola” would be. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
Standards New Zealand

Standards New Zealand
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news