NZ shares rise
New Zealand shares edged higher as retirement stocks Summerset Group and Metlifecare continued to recover from a sharp selloff. Air New Zealand and Tourism Holdings fell in the wake of weaker tourism numbers.
The S&P/NZX 50 Index increased 1.73 points, or 0.02 percent, to 9,768.33. Within the index, 22 rose, 19 fell and nine were unchanged. Turnover was $95.6 million, with just three com