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

 


Morningstar Afternoon Research Update Tue, Feb 19, 2013


19-Feb-2013

Special Announcements
There were no Announcements for today.

Research Updates (8)

Special Reports (1)
Hybrids Special Reports: NAB Convertible Preference Shares (NABPA)

Funds (2)
Vanguard International Shares Index (4489) Bronze
Vanguard International Small Companies Index (15897) Neutral

Shares (4)
Caltex (CTX) Hold
Fleetwood Corp. (FWD) Hold
News Corp (NWS) Reduce
Precinct Properties New Zealand (PCT-NZ) Hold

ETFs (0)
There were no research reports published today.

Fixed Income (1)
Tabcorp Bonds (TAHHA) Accumulate

Australian Market Report

Tuesday 19 February – The market touched five year highs on the back of better investor sentiment as earnings releases continued to provide momentum. The only real disappointment was SHL which suffered sharp falls as it failed to meet expectations. Among the sectors, materials and financials managed to put up some respectable gains but it was energy that did most of the heavy lifting.

The All Ordinaries gained 18.10 points (0.36%) to 5,101.00 while the S&P/ASX 200 rose 18.50 points (0.37%) to 5,081.90... Read More

Australian Equities (19-Feb-2013 / Close) CloseChange% Change
All Ordinaries5101180.36
S&P/ASX 2005082190.37
10-year Bond Rate3.560.030.71
90 Day Bank Accepted Bills SFE-Day2.920.031.04
3-yr Bond Rate2.910.010.34

Currency (19-Feb-2013 / Close) CloseChange% Change
$A vs $US1.0327---0.12
$A vs GBP0.6673---0.13
$A vs YEN96.68-0.13-0.13
$A vs EUR0.7735---0.09
$A vs $NZ1.2229---0.29

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

ICT Innovation: Six NZ Finalists In World Summit Awards

The awards are a global showcase of 40 projects, across eight categories, with a special emphasis on those which show the benefits of information and communication technology for the development of communities. New Zealand has finalists in six of the eight categories. More>>

ALSO:

Final Frontier: Rocket Lab And NASA Sign Commercial Space Launch Agreement

Rocket Lab has signed a Commercial Space Launch Act Agreement with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The agreement enables Rocket Lab to use NASA resources - including personnel, facilities and equipment - for launch and reentry efforts. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Business: Wheeler Downplays Scope For ‘Large’ Rates Fall

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler says some market commentators are predicting further declines in interest rates that would only make sense for an economy in recession, although some easing is likely to be needed to maintain New Zealand’s economic growth. More>>

ALSO:

Ruataniwha Dam: Consent Conditions Could Mean Reduced Intensity

Legal advice sought by the Hawke’s Bay Regional Council on the Ruataniwha Dam consent conditions has confirmed that farmers who sign up to take water from the dam could be required to reduce the intensity of their farming operation to meet the catchment’s strict nitrogen limit. More>>

Health And Safety: Bill Now Sees Rules Relaxed For Small Businesses

Health and safety law reform sparked by the Pike River coalmine disaster has been reported back from the industrial relations select committee with weakened requirements on small businesses to appoint health and safety representatives and committees. More>>

ALSO:

Bearing Fruit: Annual Fruit Exports Hit $2 Billion For First Time

The value of fruit exported rose 20 percent (up $330 million) for the June 2015 year when compared with the year ended June 2014. Both higher prices and a greater quantity of exports (up 9.0 percent) contributed to the overall rise. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Business
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news