30 Jun 20 - Data Surprises | Fisher and Paykel Healthcare Soars Global markets were mostly higher overnight (S&P 500 Index +1.5%) despite a spike in covid-19 cases over the weekend prompting some States to re-tighten lockdown measures such as in public spaces and dining. However, this was offset by better than expected economic data with US pending home sales posting a record gain, another indicator that this recession may not be as bad as feared. Investor expectations are also geared for more stimulus measures from the US Federal Reserve and/or Congress.   Fisher and Paykel Healthcare (FPH:NZ) Fisher and Paykel Healthcare (FPH) shares continued on an amazing run up +4% yesterday after delivering another record profit. FPH 2020 net profit after tax rose +37% from last year $287m, benefiting from strong covid-19 related demand through the Hospital division – both in Hardware and an accelerated ad...