Week Ahead – Key Events | Treasury Wine Estates

Week Ahead – Key Events | Treasury Wine Estates

For the week ahead, the crisis situation in Turkey is likely to keep investors on edge as emerging markets remain under pressure. On the trade war front, there is some expectation of the US-China trade war easing with a planned meeting this week between U

Turkey's Crisis | Fonterra, James Hardie

Turkey's Crisis | Fonterra, James Hardie

Global markets were lower on Friday, with European markets falling sharply in a wave of global selling amid concerns about a deepening economic crisis in Turkey. The US dollar continues to rally versus the Kiwi and Aussie dollars on safe-haven buying. 

What to Watch this Week | SkyCity Reports

What to Watch this Week | SkyCity Reports

Global markets were higher on Friday with US stocks advancing as upbeat earnings helped investors shrug off heightened trade anxieties and weaker-than-expected July jobs growth. The S&P 500 US market index notched its fifth straight weekly gain, its longe

Tech Slide Continues | BHP Update

Tech Slide Continues | BHP Update

Global markets were lower overnight as the Technology sector continued to slide with Microsoft the latest to disappoint. In fact, the Tech Nasdaq Index posted its third straight session of more than a -1% decline for the first time in 3-years, as disappoi

Week Ahead – Earnings & Trade | Xero

Week Ahead – Earnings & Trade | Xero

For the week ahead, it is more of the same in focus – earnings and trade. As we highlighted last week, another strong round of US corporate profit announcements is a key reason to remain bullish on markets. As the second-quarter reporting season picks up

Tech Heavyweights in Focus | Netflix’s Subscriber Miss

Tech Heavyweights in Focus | Netflix’s Subscriber Miss

Another strong round of US profit announcements is a key reason to remain bullish on markets and we are watching developments closely. A number of US corporate heavyweights will be reporting over the next 2 weeks and of particular interest will be the US

Another $200bn Tariffs | Qantas – Initiation of Coverage

Another $200bn Tariffs | Qantas – Initiation of Coverage

Global markets were lower overnight as shares on Wall Street snapped a four-day winning streak after Washington’s threat to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods put fears of an escalating trade war back in the spotlight. As

Half-Year Market Update & Outlook

Half-Year Market Update & Outlook

Despite heightened market volatility at the start of the year, both the Australian and NZ markets are up +2.1% and +6.5% for the 2018 year respectively. For the NZX it has been the strongest quarterly performance in more than two years, with a three-month

Week Ahead - RBNZ | ANZ Still our Top Bank

Week Ahead - RBNZ | ANZ Still our Top Bank

For the week ahead, the main event to watch for Australasian investors will be the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) interest rate decision on Thursday morning. Recent slower than expected quarterly economic growth (GDP) of 0.5% for the quarter was below

Oil to $100 a Barrel? | BHP

Oil to $100 a Barrel? | BHP

The price of oil appears to have halted its strong run made since late last year with prices pulling back over the last month. Several prominent analysts remain bullish on oil, believing it could still rise to $100 a barrel. Reasons to be bullish oil incl