Markets Capitulate | Auckland Airport Highlights Travel Woes

Markets Capitulate | Auckland Airport Highlights Travel Woes

Global markets went into free-fall overnight with the US market down -9.5%, the worst one day performance since Wall Street’s “Black Monday” crash of 1987.

2020 Market Outlook

2020 Market Outlook

Markets ended 2019 in a festive mood, and the positive trend has continued to start 2020, with equity markets powering to fresh all-time highs.

Partial Deal | Pushpay Acquisition, Z Energy Sinks

Partial Deal | Pushpay Acquisition, Z Energy Sinks

Global markets​ were slightly higher on Friday as​ the US and China appear to have agreed on a trade truce​. 

Markets Retrace, RBA | Ooh! Media

Markets Retrace, RBA | Ooh! Media

The Reserve Bank of Australia kept the cash rate at 0.75​% yesterday, with governor Philip Lowe saying the economy had passed a gentle turning point and that the board wanted more time to see how the current low rates played out.

Week Ahead, Santa Rally | Infratil

Week Ahead, Santa Rally | Infratil

Heading into the ​end of the year, a Xmas period rally in shares​ could be possible. While we would not want to attempt to read Trump’s mind, we note it is worth keeping in mind President Trump is looking to win an election next year.

Podcast - Z Energy | ANZ Dips on Result

Podcast - Z Energy | ANZ Dips on Result

ANZ shares took a hit yesterday on the back of weaker than expected ​full year ​earnings. 

Aussie Tech Hit | Tourism Holdings, TWE CEO Departs

Aussie Tech Hit | Tourism Holdings, TWE CEO Departs

While it is still early​, so far company earnings announcements overseas ​have generally beaten a low bar.​

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.