9 Apr 2010

NZ market makes slight gain

10:06 pm on 9 April 2010

The New Zealand sharemarket gained 2 points, or 0.1%, to close at 3310 on Friday on turnover of $63 million.

Fletcher Building gained 1 cent to $8.37 a share, Telecom was down 1c to $2.21, while Contact Energy was 2c lower at $6.41.

Air New Zealand gained 3c to $1.45 and Auckland International Airport was also up 3c at $2.02.

Fisher & Paykel Appliances rose 1c to 62c. Fisher & Paykel Healthcare was up 2c to $3.36

New Zealand Oil and Gas was up 2c to $1.62, while New Zealand Refining gained 9c to $3.94.

Retailer The Warehouse was unchanged at $3.79.