NZ markets news

NZ shares rise on hunt for yield
Yield-paying stocks have lifted at the end of a volatile week on the New Zealand sharemarket.
NZ stocks join global rebound
The S&P/NZX 50 Index has climbed one per cent, led by A2 Milk Co's 4.3 per cent gain.
NZ stocks fall amid fretting over China
New Zealand sharemarket investors have remained cautious after sharp drops on the Shanghai Composite Index and concerns about slower Chinese growth.
NZ stocks fall in sea of red
Only Spark New Zealand defied gravity among New Zealand's top 50 stocks as the bourse joined in a global selloff.
NZ shares join global selloff
The S&P/NZX 50 Index has fallenl almost two per cent, heading for its biggest daily decline since October 2011.
NZ shares mixed in volatile day
Spark New Zealand has led the New Zealand sharemarket's benchmark index higher, jumping 9.4 per cent to a four-month high.
Mixed close for New Zealand sharemarket
A2 Milk Co shares have dropped 6.5 per cent on the NZX after reporting no progress on a proposed takeover.
Reporting companies buoy NZ sharemarket
New Zealand's benchmark share index has closed 0.7 per cent higher, helped by three companies posting positive financial results.
NZ blue chips fall ahead of results
Among blue-chip companies due to report this weak, Sky TV, Spark New Zealand and Fletcher Building have had share price falls.
Earnings spark rebound in NZ shares
After seven consecutive days of falls, the New Zealand sharemarket has closed higher with Spark NZ leading the way.