|Published : 14 Oct 2016, 15:00:30|
New Zealand share closes higher
New Zealand share ended higher on Friday. The benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index ended 0.19 per cent higher at 7,133.26.
The index lost 0.48 per cent this week, extending losses for a second week.
Tegel Group Holdings Ltd and a2 Milk Company Ltd were gaining as much as 4.8 per cent and 2.7 per cent respectively.
Tower Ltd fell 1.0 per cent - the biggest loser on the index.
Summerset Group Holdings was the biggest gainer on the index, closing up 1.9 per cent, followed by Air New Zealand Ltd that finished 1.8 per cent higher, according to a news agency report.