Indices measure the movement in value of the market or various sectors of the market. They provide a broad outline as to how the market is performing. Standard & Poor's (S&P) calculate many of the indices available over the New Zealand sharemarket.
The Standard & Poor's website provides the following detailed information:
-Understanding Indices educational booklet
-S&P/NZX Index Methodology, News, Commentary and Analysis
-S&P/NZX Index Descriptions
- Percentage Movement
- Capitalisation (000's)
Following the recent transition of indices management to S&P Dow Jones Indices, nzx.com no longer displays indices constituent data. Further information and subscription options are available by contacting S&P Dow Jones Indices at firstname.lastname@example.org