|Published : 10 Mar 2017, 14:38:38|
New Zealand shares edge up
New Zealand shares edged up on Friday, healthcare stocks pushed up the index, with medical device maker Fisher & Paykel Healthcare racing up to close at a near 5-month high.
The benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 0.51 per cent or 36.61 points to finish the session at 7,177.59.
The index gained 0.23 per cent this week, according to Reuters.