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NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Viacom Inc. Class B 27.26 4.17 22:41
Micron Technology Inc. 49.40 3.69 23:08
Tesla Inc 317.81 2.94 23:04
Shire Plc Ads 144.83 2.45 22:33
Dollar Tree Inc 99.46 2.42 23:02

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Intuit Inc. 151.79 -3.80 23:02
Analog Devices Inc. 90.19 -3.09 23:03
O'Reilly Automotive Inc. 215.69 -2.13 23:00
Tractor Supply Company 64.87 -1.31 23:03
Liberty Global Plc Lilac Class A 21.55 -1.19 22:55

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Investec cuts water company price target due to nationalisation threat

Investec cuts water company price target due to nationalisation threat

Tue, 21 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - United Utilities could be forced to slash its dividend from 2020 due to new regulation, warned Investec, leading it to downgrade its rating on the water company, and cut target pric... [more]

JPMorgan upgrades ITV as European broadcaster concerns 'overstated'

Tue, 21 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - UK broadcaster ITV was boosted by an upgrade from investment bank JPMorgan Cazenove, which views the European sector as markedly undervalued by the market, with addressable-TV a dev... [more]

Numis sticks to 'hold' on Entertainment One after strong first half performance

Tue, 21 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - Analysts at Numis Securities said "robust progress" evident in Canadian entertainment company Entertainment One's first-half trading results led it to the reiteration of its 'hold' ... [more]

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ProAxis expects increased sales of its antibody drug ProteaseTag

ProAxis expects increased sales of its antibody drug ProteaseTag

Tue, 21 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - NetScientific, the transatlantic healthcare IP commercialisation group, has today announced that ProAxsis, its portfolio company in which it holds a 57% stake, is forecasting higher... [more]

Faroe Petroleum issues $100m senior, unsecured bond in Nordic bond market

Tue, 21 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - The independent oil and gas company, Faroe Petroleum, announced on Tuesday the issue of a $100m senior, unsecured bond in the Nordic bond market, in an attempt to strengthen the com... [more]

XLMedia lifts earnings expectations amid strong trading

Tue, 21 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - XLMedia has continued to trade strongly since the half year, it reported in a trading update on Tuesday, and now expects adjusted EBITDA for the year to 31 December to be "materiall... [more]

Economic News [more]

Budget preview: Hammond's faces unhappy balancing act

Tue, 21 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - Philip Hammond faces a near-impossible task as he seeks to balance competing demands when delivering his budget.... [more]

Director Dealings [more]

Director dealings: Schroder's chairman sells another 9,822 shares

Tue, 21 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - Michael Dobson, chairman of asset and wealth management firm Schroders, let go of 9,822 ordinary shares in the company on Tuesday.... [more]

Week Ahead

Week ahead: Spotlight on Hammond

Sun, 19 November 2017

(ShareCast News) - In the UK, the focus will be on the Chancellor's Budget on Wednesday, with fresh data on public sector net borrowing on Tuesday possibly helping to set the tone for his announcement... [more]