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Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
London's FTSE 100 ended Tuesday's session more or less where it started with stocks in the retail sector limiting gains while investors digested a string of important economic data.
Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
Greencore Group's prices surged as the company's US expansion boosted revenue and group operating profit. A new Washington-based plant was announced, which is expected to increase production capabilities and allow the firm to fulfil a newly acquired contract.
Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
Shares in Kingfisher declined after the B&Q and Screwfix owner saw like-for-like (LFL) sales fall in the third quarter as decent growth in the UK and Ireland was offset by falling sales in its largest market, France. LFL sales declined 0.9%, compared with 1.8% growth in the first half.
Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
UK stocks edged higher on Tuesday, though gains were being limited by falls in the heavyweight resources sector and a drop in the share price of DIY retailer Kingfisher.
Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
Falling oil and mining stocks and a poorly-received update from Kingfisher were limiting gains on the FTSE 100 on Tuesday morning, as investors awaited a wave of global economic data.
Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
UK stocks are set for only modest gains early on, with City sources predicting the FTSE 100 will open around three points higher than yesterday's close of 6,729.79.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
A wave of M&A news failed to give UK markets a boost on Monday as investors took profits after stocks hit their highest in two months the previous session.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
FirstGroup took a hit amid claims it has missed out on the opportunity to acquire the East Coast mainline. It seems the company's bid will be overlooked in favour of Eurostar and Keolis when the government releases a statement on the final decision this week. FirstGroup has failed to win several prestigious franchises prior to this, including the Thameslink Great Northern service and the Essex Thameside operations.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
Petrofac's share price dropped by a quarter after the group scaled back its profit assumptions, saying that depressed oil prices and the timing of deliveries will result in a weaker bottom line. The company said net profits for 2014 will be at the lower end of the guided $580m-600m range, but would fall to just $500m in 2015. It had previously predicted "strong earnings growth" next year.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
After finishing the previous session at a two-month high, UK stocks were treading water on Monday as investors paused for breath.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
UK stocks opened broadly flat on Monday with markets pausing for breath after hitting a two-month high last week.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
A small gain is predicted for UK stocks at Monday's opening bell, with City sources predicting the FTSE 100 will open around 10 points higher than Friday's close of 6,750.76.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
A surprise cut in Chinese interest rates and hints about quantitative easing from the European Central Bank boosted the London market on Friday.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
Mining stocks were dominating the risers list on the FTSE 100 on Friday after China's central bank surprised with an interest-rate cut in an effort to boost growth, raising hopes that the top metals consumer will be able to avert a hard landing.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
UK stocks jumped on Friday as resources shares raced ahead after China's central bank surprised the market with its first interest-rate cut in two years in an effort to boost growth.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
The UK stock market rebounded on Friday morning after two days of declines, as mining shares recovered after recent losses.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
UK stocks are expected to open in positive territory on Friday following two days of losses, tracking gains on Wall Street as indices set new record highs.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
London shares took a knock from downbeat Eurozone manufacturing and services data and economic woe in China on Thursday.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Kaz Minerals' shares plummeted alongside other mining companies Ferrexpo, Lonmin, Vedanta, Evraz Hochschild Mining who took a hit following the release of unfavourable Chinese manufacturing data early on Thursday. The slowdown in the pace of manufacturing growth and wider economic concerns caused reluctance among investors.
Thu, 20 Nov, 2014
Mining stocks were suffering steep losses on Thursday as a wave of disappointing economic data prompted investors to scale back their appetite for risk. Figures from top metals consumer China in particular were weighing on sentiment, as its manufacturing sector stagnated in November.
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