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Commercial News

ON 'CHANGE BUOYANT MARKET GOVERNMENTS STRONG Support remained strong for a wid« range of securities on the Auckland Stock Exchange to-day, a feature being further strong gains in the gilt-edged division. The 1960-63 3 per cent issue sold at £98 10/, an advance of 35/ on last month, (equal to over 6 months' interest), while the 31 per cent 1953-57 stock was turned The 34 per cent 1953-57 stock was turned over at £102 10/, a rise of no less than 25/ on the previous sale last month. New Zealand Insurances had their first sale on an ex dividend basis at £4 18/6. Industrials and miscellaneous issues were firm and active. SALES COMPLETED * Rise or At the 3 p.m. call yesterday:— Pall Bank of Australasia (50) £9 5 0 — Bank of N.Z. (100) 2 10 0 —Id Devonport Perry (100) 1 10 6 — British Tobacco (200) 2 8 8 — Woolworths (N.Z.) (100) 1 5 4 — Mt. Lyell (100) 1 8 0 — Stock — 1952-55. 3 p.c. (£230) 99 10 0 + 2OJ Nat. Savings Bonds. 1950 (£7O) 94 15 0 At the 9.45 a.m. call to-day:— Tooth's Breweries (238) 3 1 6 — Woolworths Properties (100) .. 1 10 6 4-1/ Mount Morgan (100) 7 8 — Mount Morgan (pref) (100) .. 116 —6d Stock — 1960-63, 3 p.c. (£200) 98 10 0 + 35/ 1953-57, 3Vz P.c. (£200) .... 102 10 0 +25/ 1952-55, 4 p.c. (£200) 105 10 0 +10/ At the 11.45 a.m. call to-day:— N.Z. Insurance (ex div) (100) 4 18 6 —1/8 British Tobacco (2) (300) 2 8 8 — Broken Hill Pty. (100) 3 7 3 — Fletcher Holdings (2) (600) .. 1 12 0 — McKenzies (100) 3 6 6 — Woolworths (Syd.) (100) 1 5 0 +6d Mount Morgan (100) 7 8 —» Stock— 1955-58, 3 p.c. (£300) 99 12 6 — 1956-59, 3 p.c. (£1200) 98 17 6 — LATEST QUOTATIONS Buyers Seller* Bank of Australasia 9/2/6 .. 9/7/6 j Com. Bank of Australia 18/6 .. 18/9 j Com. Bank of Sydney (ex div) 20/0/0 .. 21/10/0 National Bank of N.Z — .. 2/17/3 Bank of New South Wales 34/10/0 .. 35/5/0 Bank of N.Z 2/9/8 .. 2/10/0 Union Bank 8/5/6 .. 8/7/0 National Insurance 1/7/0 .. — N.Z. Insurance 4/18/0 .. 4/18/8 South British Insurance 4/9/3 .. 4/10/0 Farmers' Auct. (£5 paid) .... 5/3/0 .. 5/5/0 N.Z. Loan and Merc 65/0/0 .. 70/0/0 Pukemiro Coal 19/0 .. 1/1/3 Auckland Gas 7/7 .. 7J9 Auckland Gas (cont) .......... 3/0 .. 3/2 Devonport Ferry - 1/10/0 .. 1/11/0 Kauri Timber 1/10/3 .. 1/11/6 Kaiapoi Woollen (cont) 10/2 .. 10/6 Dominion Breweries (ord) .... 2/11/0 .. 2/12/0 Tooth's Breweries 3/1/0 .. 3/2/0 British Tobacco 2/8/6 .. 2/8/8 Broken Hill Pty 2/7/0 .. 2/7/6 Colonial Sugar 60/0/0 .. 61/10/0 Con. Brick and Pipe 9/8 .. 9/11 Electro. Zinc (pref) 2/18/6 .. 3/0/6 Fletcher Holdings (ord) 1/11/11 .. 1/12/0 G. J. Coles 3/10/6 .. 3/12/0 K.D.V. Boxes 10/9 .. 11/4 Macduffs (ord) 16/0 .. 16/6 N.Z. Drug —~ 5/2/6 .. 5/7/6 Reid Rubber 1/12/3 .. 1/13/0 Woolworths (N.Z.) 1/5/0 .. 1/5/9 Martha Mine — 8/10 .. 9/4 Waihi Investments 6/0 .. 6/2 Mount Lyell 1/8/0 .. *1/8/6 Stock— 15/5/48, 2Vs p.c 98/15/0 .. 99/0/0 15/2/49-50, 2\'z P.c 98/12/6 .. 98/15/0 15/12/53-56, 3 p.c 99/0/0 .. 99/7/6 15/4/56-59, 3 p.c 98/15/0 .. 98/17/6 15/6/52-55, 4 p.c 105/5/0 ..105/10/0 SOUTHERN EXCHANGES Wellington, this day.—£soo 4 p.c. Stock, 31/5/5458, £106 15/. Reported: 50 Bank of Australasia£9 5/; 100 Standard Insurance, -£4 6/; 50 Griffin and Son, £2. Dunedhi, this day.—Bank of N.Z., £2 10/ (lata Monday); Clutha . River, 3/. ©

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Commercial News, Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 185, 7 August 1945

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Commercial News Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 185, 7 August 1945

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