Wellington, Jan 28 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket started the day quietly, as key stock Fletcher Building remained in a trading halt which started before the market opened yesterday.
Wellington, Jan 27 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket edged lower in early trading after Reserve Bank Governor Alan Bollard left the official cash rate at 3 percent, as widely expected.
Wellington, Jan 26 NZPA - Shares in Hallenstein Glasson were knocked back hard in early trading on the New Zealand sharemarket after the clothing retailer said it expected half year net profit to be between 13 and 18 percent lower than a year earlier.
Wellington, Jan 25 NZPA - Telecom shares edged up to an 11-month high as the New Zealand sharemarket started the day strongly, following a good showing by blue chips in the United States.
Wellington, Jan 20 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket continued its downward trend for the week this morning, following losses in the United States and failing to reflect gains made in Australia and Japan markets yesterday.
Wellington, Jan 18 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket slipped in early trading, with no lead from markets in the United States, which were closed for a public holiday. About 10.15am, the benchmark NZX-50 index was down 1.4 points to 3352.91, having ended down 15.6 points yesterday.
Wellington, Jan 17 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket started the day with a small rise, following a solid end to last week in the United States where the Standard & Poor's 500 index chalked up a seventh straight week of gains.
Wellington, Jan 12 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket rose modestly today with brokers noting strength in selected stocks like Vector.
Wellington, Jan 12 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket rose modestly in early trading as insurer Tower slipped and Fletcher Building gained. Around 10.15am the benchmark NZX-50 index was up 3.7 points to 3333.46, having yesterday gained 5.7 points.
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