NZ markets news

TPP agreement boosts NZ shares
The Trans Pacific Partnership deal and Federal Reserve delaying interest rate rises have given some confidence to NZ sharemarket investors.
Kathmandu speculation spurs NZ shares
A broker report suggesting Briscoe may bid again for Kathmandu has boosted Kathmandu shares 4.3 per cent in an improving market.
NZ sharemarket closes slightly higher
Petrol station chain Z Energy's shares have lifted 2.2 per cent, having fallen 12 per cent after 30 per cent of the firm changed hands.
Z Energy weighs on NZ sharemarket
Z Energy shares have slumped 12 per cent after Infratil and NZ Super Fund offloaded about 30 per cent of the company in placements.
NZ shares fall in global sell-off
The S&P/NZX 50 Index has closed 1.5 per cent lower, with blue chips coming under selling pressure.
Xero leads NZ sharemarket higher
Xero shares have closed nearly four per cent higher, as it implements price increases in the New Zealand market.
New Zealand shares close higher
Fonterra Shareholders Fund unit were up for the second day, helping the S&P/NZX 50 Index close 0.2 per cent higher.
Fonterra fund leads NZ stocks higher
Units in Fonterra Shareholders' Fund have gained 4.6 per cent after the co-op raised its milk payout forecast and maintained its dividend target.
NZ sharemarket joins global sell-off
The S&P/NZX 50 Index has closed 0.7 per cent lower, amid renewed concerns about the Chinese economy and as some stocks shed rights to their dividends.
Healthcare stocks boost NZ sharemarket
Healthcare stocks Orion Health and Ebos Group have helped the S&P/NZX 50 Index close 0.2 per cent higher.