Chinese Stocks at 4-year Lows | Who Loses from a Trade War

Chinese Stocks at 4-year Lows | Who Loses from a Trade War

We believe China has the most to lose from an all-out trade war, and to date the Chinese market has been hit hard. Many markets are at all-time highs such as the US and NZ markets, with the Australian market at a decade high, while the Chinese market is

Gold Price Fades | Costa Group Jumps, Synlait

Gold Price Fades | Costa Group Jumps, Synlait

Base metal prices lifted across board yesterday on the back of more positive trade sentiment as China remained muted in its immediate response to the latest round of tariffs. That lifted sentiment for the local ASX miners, who led the Australian market. T

Asian Stocks Rebound | Myer Jumps +37%

Asian Stocks Rebound | Myer Jumps +37%

Stocks across Asia rebounded on reports US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin extended an olive branch to his counterparts in China, inviting them to ministerial level trade talks.

US-China Tariff Threats Hit Apple | Fletcher Building

US-China Tariff Threats Hit Apple | Fletcher Building

Wall Street’s major indexes fell late in the day as US President Donald Trump raised the possibility of additional tariffs on Chinese imports and Apple Inc indicated that some of its products (such as the Apple watch and AirPods) could be subjected to suc

August Sees Stocks Gain | Next DC Update

August Sees Stocks Gain | Next DC Update

Despite the pullback with profit taking at the end of last week, it was a strong month for equities in August with several markets hitting all time highs last week.

US Market at All-Time High | Costa Hits a Speedbump

US Market at All-Time High | Costa Hits a Speedbump

Global markets rallied on Friday as the US market added to its longest bull-market run, closing above its previous January high. Investor sentiment was supported by reassuring comments from Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell, who affirmed the US centr

Week Ahead – Key Events | Treasury Wine Estates

Week Ahead – Key Events | Treasury Wine Estates

For the week ahead, the crisis situation in Turkey is likely to keep investors on edge as emerging markets remain under pressure. On the trade war front, there is some expectation of the US-China trade war easing with a planned meeting this week between U

Turkey's Crisis | Fonterra, James Hardie

Turkey's Crisis | Fonterra, James Hardie

Global markets were lower on Friday, with European markets falling sharply in a wave of global selling amid concerns about a deepening economic crisis in Turkey. The US dollar continues to rally versus the Kiwi and Aussie dollars on safe-haven buying. 

What to Watch this Week | SkyCity Reports

What to Watch this Week | SkyCity Reports

Global markets were higher on Friday with US stocks advancing as upbeat earnings helped investors shrug off heightened trade anxieties and weaker-than-expected July jobs growth. The S&P 500 US market index notched its fifth straight weekly gain, its longe

Tech Slide Continues | BHP Update

Tech Slide Continues | BHP Update

Global markets were lower overnight as the Technology sector continued to slide with Microsoft the latest to disappoint. In fact, the Tech Nasdaq Index posted its third straight session of more than a -1% decline for the first time in 3-years, as disappoi