10 Oct 2012

New Zealand sharemarket down

6:57 pm on 10 October 2012

The benchmark NZX50 index fell 20 points, or 0.5%, to close at 3888 on turnover of $93 million on Wednesday.

At 5.10pm the NZ dollar was at 81.66 US, 79.92 Australian, 51.04 pence, 63.88 yen and 0.6349 euro. The Trade Weighted Index was at 73.03.

Diligent Board Member Services was down 3 cents to $3.89, Fisher & Paykel Appliances was up 0.5 cents at $1.23.

Fletcher Building was down 14 cents to $7.16, Mainfreight was down 11 cents to $10.55 and Freightway was up 2 cents to $4.40.

Auckland Airport was up 1 cent to $2.63 and Port of Tauranga was unchanged at $12.60.

Hallenstein Glassons was down 9 cents to $4.90, Michael Hill International was down 2 cents at $1.18 and Pumpkin Patch was up 1 cent to $1.21.

SkyCity Entertainment Group was unchanged at $3.79, Telecom was down 3.5 cents at $2.33 and Trade Me was down 2 cents to $4.07.

The Warehouse was unchanged at $3.12 and Xero was down 5 cents to $5.33.