13 Jun 17 - Tech Slide Continues | Mercury & Meridian

Global markets were lower overnight as markets have started the week tentatively following what was a dramatic sell-off across US Technology stocks last Friday. Major Banks such as Goldman Sachs warned that low volatility was blinding investors to risks i

12 Jun 17 - ATM Portfolios Beat Market in May| Tech Profit Taking & UK Hung Parliament

Global markets were mixed on Friday with the US Technology sector being hit hard. Shares in the world’s Biggest Tech stocks (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix & Google) all reversed course sharply after previously hitting record highs. It should be kept in

9 Jun 17 - UK Election Preview | Auckland Airport

Global markets were mixed overnight as the US market ended flat while the UK market was lower heading into their election.  Markets seem to have digested former FBI director James Comey's Senate testimony without any major moves, with the next major event

8 Jun 17 - ASX Sell-off | Wesfarmers Grocery War

Global markets were mixed overnight as the US market ended higher after former FBI director James Comey’s statement to the Senate did not bring up any new information which could be used against Donald Trump. It appears as though Comey’s comments were alr

7 Jun 17 - RBA, Picking the Right Dairy Co. - Murray Goulburn’s Woes

Global markets were lower overnight as investors moved out of riskier assets ahead of what is expected to be a busy Thursday, when Britain goes to the polls and former FBI director James Comey testifies before Congress. Yesterday saw the Reserve Bank of A

6 Jun 17 - Markets Retrace, Oil Volatility

Global markets started the week on a mixed note overnight. Stocks on Wall Street dipped as a fall in Apple shares offset gains in the energy sector.   Closer to home, the weekend’s positive global investor sentiment wasn’t enough to lift the ASX yesterday

5 Jun 17 - Mixed Jobs Numbers, Sydney Airport

Global markets were higher on Friday as the US market moved to fresh highs with the Technology sector leading the charge. Closely watched US employment figures sent investors mixed signals on the strength of the US labour market on Friday. The report show

2 Jun 17 - Wall Street Hits New High, Air New Zealand Soars

Global markets were higher overnight as the US share market hit new record highs on the back of positive economic data. Investor sentiment was bolstered by solid manufacturing and private employment figures in the US which saw cyclical stocks rally.     C

1 Jun 17 - May Wrap, Tough Times for Retail - What's Next for Myer?

Markets ended May on a mixed note. The Australian market (measured by the ASX 200 index) lost -3.3% for the month of May, which was the markets worst monthly performance since January 2016. In contrast, the New Zealand market (measured by the NZX 50 index

31 May 17 - Markets Drift Lower, Mainfreight’s Record Result

Global markets moved lower overnight in another quiet night in terms of news flow. A rise in technology stocks was offset by falls in energy and financials on Wall Street