NZ markets news

High-yield stocks nudge NZX 50 higher
High-yielding stocks have kept the NZX 50 Index in positive territory, despite falls by Xero and SkyCity.
NZ shares close slightly higher
The NZX 50 Index has closed 0.1 per cent higher, constrained by a 9.4 per cent fall in Xero's share price.
Trustpower adds to selling pressure on NZX
The NZX 50 Index has shed 0.6 per cent with investors selling stocks to fund the take-up of Trustpower shares.
New Zealand shares fall further
With Meridian investors having to shell out $650 million in a second instalment, money is being pulled out of the market, says broker James Smalley.
NZ stocks under selling pressure
The NZX 50 Index has eased 0.1 per cent with selling ahead of Meridian Energy's second instalment payment date and some profit-taking.
NZ stocks join global sell-off
The NZX 50 Index has dropped 0.6 per cent, amid global investor concerns about Greece defaulting on its debts.
Aussie selling pressure flows to NZX
Weak Chinese data weighing on Australian stocks has also flowed through to New Zealand share prices.
ASX rebound mirrored on NZX
"Beaten up" dual-listed stocks have advanced on the New Zealand sharemarket after an Australian market rebound.
Dual-listed stocks weigh on NZX
The New Zealand sharemarket has been dragged down by weakness on the Australian bourse, with dual-listed stocks taking a hit.
Mighty River leads NZ stocks higher
Mighty River Power's share price has rebounded and with dividend-paying stocks in favour, the NZX 50 Index has gained 0.5 per cent.