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Challenges ahead for Chorus

Shareholders attending today’s annual meeting of Chorus Ltd were left in no doubt that the road ahead – though lined ...

Orion Health in 'sweet spot'

Orion Health is in a ‘sweet spot’ to win market share in the massive global healthcare information markets, the company’s ...

The Headliner Vol 36 No 4 30.10.14

The Headliner of 30 October 2014 is packed with details. We take a preliminary look at Orion Health’s IPO moves,

[PREMIUM CLUB] Orion Health's IPO expected this week

Auckland based software manufacturer Orion Health is expected to look to raise between $120m and $150m in an upcoming Initial ...
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Freightways has had a strong start to its trading year with revenue and earnings higher for the three months ended 30 September 2014. ...
EBOS makes animal sector acquisition

EBOS has acquired BlackHawk Premium Pet Care Pty Ltd for NZ$57.8 million (A$52 million) ...



AMP to acquire 19.9% of China Life Pension

AMP Ltd has agreed to acquire a 19.99 per cent stake in China Life Pension Company Limited, the largest pension company1 in China. ...



Third quarter report out from OceanaGold

OceanaGold has reported third quarter Didipio year-to-date 2014 production of 71,473 ounces of gold and 18,263 tonnes of copper; tracking to exceed 2014 full year guidance at Didipio. ...



Strong lift in 1H15 for AWF

AWF Group has delivered a significant lift in earnings for the six months to 30 September 2014 and a 12.5% lift to the interim dividend. ...



Chatham Rock extends option exercise period

Chatham Rock Phosphate has resolved to extend the exercise period of its listed $0.688 CRPOB options (Options) in accordance with their terms of issue. ...



Westpac Weekly Insight: Stand down image

Very low inflation will keep the Reserve Bank on the sidelines for a long while yet. Westpac Chief Economist Dominick Stephens presents economic insights in this bite-sized weekly video. ...



MARKET WEEK: How low can we go with the CPI and Kiwi? image

By WARREN HEAD The New Zealand CPI inflation release rather stunned bank economists and will have also had the Reserve Bank thinking hard. ...



Consumer inflation undershoots

Consumer prices rose by 0.3% in the September quarter, once again undershooting market expectations of a 0.5% increase, and below even our bottom of the range forecast of a 0.4% rise. ...



RCG Retail & Property Review: There's a lot to do in housing image

The residential sector still has plenty of catching up to do. Construction is picking up but will need to rise far higher to correct the housing supply, says the consultancy group RCG ...



MARKET WEEK: Nothing like fear of a fall to focus the mind image

BY WARREN HEAD A veteran publisher once told me that people are less motivated to do something for reward than they are in wanting to avoid a loss. ...



Australian market near 6-week highs image

Australian shares rose slightly for the second time this week and remain near six-week highs, said Steven Daghlian, market analysts at CommSec. ...



Investors tread warily ahead of the Fed image

The Australian sharemarket was unable to hold on to earlier gains, dipping in and out of positive territory in late trade before finishing the session slightly weaker, said Tom Piotrowski , Market Analyst at ...



Market picks up but energy sector slips image

Australian shares recovered this afternoon to make up for most of the earlier losses, says Steven Daghlian, market analyst at CommSec. The ASX 200 Index fell by 0.1 per cent following a 0.8 per cent ...



[PREMIUM CLUB] Orion Health's IPO expected this week image

Auckland based software manufacturer Orion Health is expected to look to raise between $120m and $150m in an upcoming Initial Public Offer. This may be confirmed this week when we hope to see the ...



Aussie market closes higher image

Australian shares improved for the fourth time this week, taking the gains for the five days to 2.65 per cent. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) rose by 0.55 per cent today with no sectors missing ...



Forecast below consensus

[PREMIUM] Synlait Milk’s NPAT guidance was lifted this week but has been followed by two days of sell-off of the share price. ...



Outlook for gold

[PREMIUM] With the international price of gold retreating (and leading to job losses of 25% at OceanaGold's Macrae's mine), what do analysts see as the direction for gold this year? ...



SKYCITY weak trading update image

[PREMIUM] SKYCITY Entertainment provided a trading update across its casino properties and guided towards a 1H14 normalised NPAT range of $65–68m. What do equity analysts make of this? ...



Caltex Australia refocused

[PREMIUM] Caltex Australia has released their FY13 guidance, in line with consensus. What prospects, then, do equity analysts see for this Australian heavyweight? ...



BHP Billiton US Shale site visit

[PREMIUM] BHP hosted its long awaited shale tour this month, providing a holistic outlook for the business. ...



Kiwi rates curve steepens

The NZ curve steepened a little further yesterday. Overnight, US 10-year yields traded between 2.28% and 2.33%, says Kymberly Martin, senior market strategist at BNZ Markets ...



Steady night for rates market

NZ interest rates closed unchanged across the board yesterday, but that’s not to say there was nothing going on, said Raiko Shareef at BNZ Markets. ...



Yield market positioning on OCR

NZ swaps closed down 2-3bps across the curve yesterday. Overnight, US 10-year yields traded choppily but sit a little higher at 2.29% this morning, reports Kymberly Martin, senior market strategist at BNZ Markets this morning. ...



Local yields follow offshore higher

On Friday, NZ swap and bond yields followed offshore moves higher. Yesterday NZ celebrated Labour Day. US 10-year yields drifted a little lower overnight to trade at 2.26% says Raiko Shareef at BNZ Markets. ...



Bottom of the band

NZ swap and bond yields closed down 4-6bps yesterday says Kymberly Martin, senior markets strategist at BNZ Markets. Overnight, US 10-year yields pushed up from 2.20% to 2.28%. ...





Kiwi regains lost ground

The NZD has regained its composure over the past 24 hours, with NZD/USD posting a 0.6% gain to 0.7850. ...



Topsy-turvy day on markets image

A stronger than expected US Q3 GDP result has failed to have a sustained impact on markets after yesterday’s large post-FOMC moves, says Cameron Bagrie, chief economist at ANZ. ...



Credit easing ends in the US

Quantitative easing (QE) ends in the US with the Federal Reserve delivering a final “taper” of $15bn, reports David Croy, head of markets research at ANZ in New Zealand. But will it help the ...



Kiwi dollar significantly weaker

The NZD was significantly weaker this morning in the wake of an upbeat FOMC statement, said Raiko Shareef at BNZ Markets. ...



US dollar weakened by durables data

The US Dollar has weakened on the back of unexpected declines in US durable goods orders and house prices, reports Mark Smith, senior economist at ANZ. ...



Exclusive Taupo properties on market

Three multi-million dollar properties in an exclusive gated Taupo subdivision recognised as one of the country’s most sought after areas have been placed on the market for sale. ...



Update by Augusta

Augusta Capital provided an update on recent activity across its Directly Owned Property Portfolio. ...



Ruakura project gets go-ahead

Tainui Group Holdings (TGH) and Chedworth Properties have welcomed final approval from the Ruakura Board of Inquiry to re-zone land they own at Ruakura from rural to ‘employment and residential’ uses. ...



Meridian moving to airport

Auckland Airport has leased a whole floor in its Quad 5 office building to Meridian Energy. ...



Market vitality in Miami Home Prices

The Miami real estate market continued to experience rising prices in the second quarter of 2014 due to strong demand, which is another sign of improving economic conditions in certain states of the US ...



PREMIUM: Digesting the dairy trends. image

There has been a lot to digest in the dairy industry in recent weeks and ANZ Bank’s chief economist Cameron Bagrie and agri-economist Con Williams don’t hold back in discussing how they think the drop ...



Downgrade of milk price by ANZ

Continued strength in the NZD, large falls in international dairy commodity prices, and recent price action (which we consider to be bearish) have prompted ANZ to downgrade their 2014/15 milk price forecast to $6.25/kg milksolids ...



Oil prices edges higher

World oil prices rose in Monday in response to simmering tensions in Ukraine and better-than-expected US retail sales data, reported CommSec. ...



Dairy auction index declines

The price of whole milk powder fell to its lowest level in more than a year in the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction ...



Oil prices on the rise

World oil prices rose on Thursday as investors responded to generally firmer US economic data ...




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