Insights Blog: Consumer Staples

Market Summary: 13 to 17 November


There was a lot less on the agenda for investors this week with the AGM and reporting season again the focus for New Zealand and Australia.

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Weekly Stock Comment: Woolworths (WOW)


Woolworths (WOW) is an Australian based retailer, primarily focused on food retailing.

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pay rise

Time to ask boss for a pay rise


This year it could be worth asking the boss for a pay rise, and you might not get laughed out of the corner office. In this NZ Herald published art…

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Market Summary May 18 - 22


Markets this week have had a number of data points to digest. The US Federal Reserve released minutes from their latest meetings, giving further in…

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Market Summary: 13 - 17 April


It has been a very strong start to the year for investors, with all major asset classes rising in both local currency and NZ dollar terms in the fi…

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u.s. reporting season

Interesting U.S. reporting season predicted


With the U.S. reporting season now underway our Head of Private Wealth Research, Mark Lister, is predicting some interesting results.

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