2 Aug 2012

NZ markets up on Thursday

6:49 pm on 2 August 2012

The NZX50 was up 33 points, or 0.9%, to close at 3564 on turnover of $26 million on Thursday.

When the markets closed the NZ dollar was at 80.87 US, 77.16 Australian, 52.00 pence, 63.42 yen and 0.6600 euro. The Trade Weighted Index was at 72.98.

Fletcher Building was up 13 cents to $6.19, Telecom was up 4 cents at $2.70, Chorus was down 3 cents at $3.11 and Contact Energy was down 2 cents to $5.00.

Sky City Entertainment was up 3 cents at $3.55, Sky Network Television was up 7 cents at $5.00, Fisher & Paykel Healthcare was up 3 cents at $1.92 and The Warehouse was up 2 cents to $2.66.

Cavalier Corp was down 2 cents to $1.58, OceanaGold was up 5 cents to $2.64, Xero was up 6 cents to $5.31 and NZX was up 4 cents at $1.19.