On October 12, 2020, S&P/NZX50 ended the session in green as there was an increase of 0.62% to 12,356.89 and S&P/NZX20 increased by 0.67% to 8,121.61. Also, S&P/NZX10 rose by 0.64% to 2,167.31. Utilities sector witnessed a rise of 1.72% and Consumer Non-Cyclicals sector increased by 1.42%. On the flip side, Consumer Cyclicals fell by 0.49%.
Sector Summary (Source: Refinitiv (Thomson Reuters))
Top Movers: Contact Energy Ltd (NZX: CEN) (up by 3.18%), Mercury NZ Ltd (NZX: MCY) (up by 2.80%) and Meridian Energy Ltd (NZX: MEL) (up by 2.78%). On the other hand, Auckland International Airport Ltd (NZX: AIA) witnessed a fall of 1.97%.
Top Movers (Source: Refinitiv (Thomson Reuters))
Movements on Wall Street:
On October 9, 2020, Dow Jones Industrial Average rose by 0.57% to 28,586.90. NASDAQ Composite witnessed a rise of 1.39% to 11,579.94.