THE SHARE MARKET
—— ~ ♦ * DUNEDTX EXCHANGE. Tho local Stock Exchange reopened this morning, ihere being; a, good attendance of members. As was only to ho expected, matters were somewhat quiet, lint what quoting was dono revealed the fact that most of the. stocks are fairly firm. Naturally the state of the London Stock Exchange, which reopened, a. few days ago, will be observed with keen interest. Waihis were inquired for at 37s fid, with no sellers under 30s ; while Junctions were in demand at 23s 6d, sellers declining to do business under 24s 6d. Talismans were unchanged. Among the investment stocks, National Banks, which were quoted ex div., met with inquiry a.t 100s; while there was also a demand for Union Hanks at 53s l.Od and Rank of Australasia, at £ll2. Buyers were offering 47s for National Insurance and 85s for South British, but in neither case was there a. declared seller. Union. Steams and Westport Coals met with inquiry at closing figures, but there were no sellers this morning;. New Zealand Drugs were in demand at -12s and Mosgiel Woollens at 70s; while buyers of New Zealand Portland Cements were offering 8x against 13s—a wide quote. Thf northern exchanges have not yet reopened. —Dredging.— Manuherikia—Buy 1 ■', sel 2/f5. —Sluicing.— Roxburgh Amalgamated (paid)—Sel 3/3. —Quartz. — Talisman Consolidated—Btiv 20'fi. Waihi—Buy 37/6, set 39/. Waihi Grand Junction—Buy 23.'6, sel 2TT. —lnvestments. National Bank of New Zealand (ex div.)— Buy 100'. Bank of Australasia, Ltd.—Buv £ll2. Union Bank—Buy National Insurance Co.— Buy 47/. South British Insurance Co.—Buy 85/. Union Steam Ship Co. ford.) —Buv 2.1/. Union Steam Ship Co. (prof.)— Buy 19''ft Westporfc Coal Co.—Buy 30'. Wostoort Stockton—Buy 4/7. sel 5/. Auckland Electric Tramwavs (ord.)— Sel 22/. D.T.C. (pref.)—Buy 19/6. Kaiapoi Woollen (ord.) —Buy 100'. Milburn Lime and Cement—Sel 30/6. Mosiziel Woollen Factory—Buv 70/. New"Zealand Drug Co.. Ltd/ (£2)— Buy 42/. New Zealand Portland Cement—-Buv B', sel 13/. ' New Zealand Paner Mills—Bur 16/9. Ward and Co.—Buv 100/.
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THE SHARE MARKET, Evening Star, Issue 15694, 7 January 1915