12 Oct 2012

New Zealand market down

4:44 am on 12 October 2012

The NZX50 index fell 5 points, or 0.1%, to close at 3883 on turnover of $76 million on Thursday.

At 5.10pm the NZ dollar was at 81.80 US, 79.58 Australian, 51.06 pence, 63.79 yen and 0.6355 euro. The Trade Weighted Index was at 73.00.

Telecom was down 0.5 cents at $2.325, Fletcher Building was up 8 cents to $7.24, Chorus was up 2 cents at $3.34 and Contact Energy was unchanged at $5.36.

Auckland Airport was down 1 cent to $2.62, Air NZ was down 1 cent to $1.255, SkyCity Entertainment Group was down 2 cents at $3.77 and Sky TV Network was down 1 cent to $4.98.

Fisher & Paykel Appliances was unchanged at $1.23.

Scott Technology was up 1 cent to $2.25.

Diligent Board Member Services was down 6 cents to $3.83, Skellerup was down 3 cents to $1.66, Freightways was down 16 cents to $4.24 and Mainfreight was down 15 cents to $10.40.