Wellington, April 21 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket built on yesterday's gains in early trading, with Pike River Coal up 5.5 percent after the lifting of a trading halt put in place yesterday ahead of details of a capital raising.
Wellington, April 20 NZPA - The sharemarket regained some of the ground lost yesterday after rises in offshore markets, but failed to capitalise on a selloff in the kiwi after softer-than-expected inflation data today.
Wellington, April 15 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket pushed ahead to its highest level in 19 months in early trading before turning lower after Telecom cut its earnings guidance for the 2011 to 2013 financial years.
Wellington, April 14 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket closed higher today, reflecting buoyant global equity markets, but Nuplex shares closed down as coverage of a court action against it alleging a breach of continuous disclosure continued.
Wellington, April 14 NZPA - Shares in industrial resins and specialties group Nuplex Industries were down 3.2 percent in early trading, following yesterday's announcement the Securities Commission is filing civil proceedings against the company and six current and former directors.