Podcast | Sky TV Sinks -20% as Spark Takes Cricket

Podcast | Sky TV Sinks -20% as Spark Takes Cricket

Sky TV shares sunk as the pay TV operator ​​lost the rights to broadcast cricket played domestically after being outbid by rival Spark New Zealand​.

RBA, US Data in Focus  | ​Lynas Update

RBA, US Data in Focus | ​Lynas Update

Tthis afternoon sees a decision by the Reserve Bank of Australia - with the market expecting an interest rate cut (75% chance), following a strong hint by Governor Lowe in his last speech.​

​Week Ahead, Pushpay | Spark's Streaming Slip Up

​Week Ahead, Pushpay | Spark's Streaming Slip Up

Over the weekend saw the first major All Blacks world cup game stream on Spark Sport, and the stream did not go smoothly.

ECB Goes Negative | Z Energy & Synlait Tumble

ECB Goes Negative | Z Energy & Synlait Tumble

The European Central Bank has gone for stimulus as predicted, cutting its key rate to a record low​ (th​e main refinancing rate is now negative at -0.5%) and will restart bond purchases of €20 billion a month up to shortly before the next rate decision​.​

Property Market Stabilisation | Metlifecare

Property Market Stabilisation | Metlifecare

​Property markets across Australia & NZ are showing signs of stabilisation, with factors such as lower interest rates, more relaxed regulations by APRA, and a surprise Australian election outcome contributing to positivity.

Spark, Fletcher's & Wisetech Jump | A2 Slides

Spark, Fletcher's & Wisetech Jump | A2 Slides

​It was a massive day in terms of stocks reporting under our research coverage. Announcements were made by companies including Spark, Fletcher Building, A2 Milk, Wisetech, and Select Harvests.

Trump Delays Tariffs | Summerset Result

Trump Delays Tariffs | Summerset Result

Global markets bounced overnight after the Trump administration announced a delay on select Chinese import tariffs, bringing buyers back to the equities market in a broad-based rally.

ASX Finally Hits New High | Telstra’s Surge

ASX Finally Hits New High | Telstra’s Surge

The Australian sharemarket jumped to a new record high on Tuesday, surpassing the previous milestone it set more than 11½ years ago at the peak of the mining boom.

Mixed Markets | Afterpay Comments

Mixed Markets | Afterpay Comments

Shares in Aussie Tech darling Afterpay have been volatile of late, following a press release from Visa highlighting the payments giant will begin testing its own payment instalments technology.

Week Ahead - OCR, G20 | SkyCity Update

Week Ahead - OCR, G20 | SkyCity Update

The key event for the week ahead is the G20 leaders meeting in Japan set for Friday & Saturday, with all eyes on talks between presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping.