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Sector movers: Aerospace and defence stocks lead London market higher

Sector movers: Aerospace and defence stocks lead London market higher

Fri, 31 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Aerospace and defence, and media stocks led the London market higher as miners continued to struggle on Friday. The FTSE 100 closed up 0.41% or 27.41 points at 6696.28, while FTSE 2... [more]

Sector movers: Metals slump drags miners lower, oil stocks up in London

Sector movers: Metals slump drags miners lower, oil stocks up in London

Thu, 30 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Another decline in industrial metals futures dragged London-listed miners lower on Thursday, but oil and gas stocks were up on Royal Dutch Shell beating analysts' forecasts. The FTS... [more]

Sector movers: Pharma, tobacco stocks lead a defensive London market higher

Sector movers: Pharma, tobacco stocks lead a defensive London market higher

Wed, 29 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Pharmaceuticals and big tobacco stocks led the London market higher, as relative calm in the Chinese equities market, and better second half trading in the European commodities sphe... [more]

Sector movers: Insurers lead London market higher as miners get respite

Sector movers: Insurers lead London market higher as miners get respite

Tue, 28 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Insurance firms led the London market higher on Tuesday, as miners recouped the previous session's losses. Just prior to the market close, the FTSE 100 closed up 50.15 points or 0.7... [more]

Sector movers: Natural resources and financial stocks hammered in London

Sector movers: Natural resources and financial stocks hammered in London

Mon, 27 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Natural resources, specifically mining, metals and oil stocks, and financials led the London market lower on Monday, as the City digested news of another selloff in China. The FTSE ... [more]

Sector movers: Mining and metals shares weigh on London trading

Fri, 24 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Mining and metals stocks led the London market lower yet again on Friday, making blue chip companies from both sectors carry the can of the biggest fallers for four out of five trad... [more]

Commodities: Gold, oil falter in Europe, cocoa futures extend losses

Fri, 24 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Oil and gold continued to falter in Europe on Friday, extending the bearish sentiment overhang from Asian markets as the weekend close approached. At 1351 BST, COMEX gold for August... [more]

Sector movers: Natural resources stocks trigger another London market decline

Thu, 23 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Natural resources, especially mining and metals, along with telecommunications stocks triggered yet another London market decline on Thursday. The FTSE 100 was down 12.33 points or ... [more]

Sector movers: Tech, mining stocks drag London market lower

Wed, 22 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - The aftereffects of Apple's poor results on technology stocks and ongoing commodities market melee dragged the London market lower on Wednesday. The FTSE 100 closed down 1.50% or 10... [more]

Sector movers: London market dragged lower by aerospace and telecom stocks

Tue, 21 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - London market slipped back into negative territory on Tuesday, having marginally avoided it at the start of the week, with aerospace and defence, and telecommunications stocks dragg... [more]

Sector movers: Commodities decline pummels natural resources stocks

Mon, 20 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Sharp declines in the commodities market took its toll on natural resources stocks on a flat day of trading in London on Monday. The blue chip FTSE 100 barely budged from Friday's c... [more]

Sector movers: Travel stocks up, but miners slip back

Fri, 17 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Travel sector stocks were among the few to survive profit-taking on Friday as the weekend approached with the London market marginally in the red. The blue chip FTSE 100 closed down... [more]

Sector movers: Metals, oil producers' shares continue to tumble

Thu, 16 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Metals, and oil and gas stocks continued to tumble in London, but the wider market appeared to be in much better shape on Thursday. The blue chip FTSE 100 was up 0.63% or 42.70 at 6... [more]

Commodities: Oil rises, metals market mixed as gold continues to fall

Thu, 16 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Oil benchmarks saw a marginal uptick on Thursday, with the market appearing to have suitably digested implications of the Iranian nuclear settlement earlier in the week. While most ... [more]

Sector movers: Metal stocks recover, oilfield services shares rise on Iran settlement

Tue, 14 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Metals and oilfield service companies led the London market higher on Tuesday with the Iranian nuclear settlement following close on the heels of a possible resolution to the Greek ... [more]

Sector movers: Metals, mining stocks get respite as China, Greece woes ease

Mon, 13 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Mining, metals and real estate investment trusts led the London market higher on Monday, as fears of a Greek default eased along with China's aggressive intervention, to arrest its ... [more]

Sector movers: Construction, insurers lead London market higher

Fri, 10 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - As fears over the Greek debt crisis and China's equities sell-off eased, housebuilders and life insurance stocks kept the London market in positive territory on Friday. The blue chi... [more]

Sector movers: Food producers, financials lead London market higher

Thu, 09 July 2015

Food producers, financials and housebuilders led the London market higher on Thursday, as short-sellers took a breather with all UK sector indices back in positive territory. The blue chip FTSE 100 cl... [more]

Sector movers: Oil stocks bounce back, new UK measures sink housebuilders

Wed, 08 July 2015

Oilfield services, oil and gas, and personal goods stocks edged the London market higher on Wednesday, despite uncertainty over Greece and new measures in the UK budget clobbering housebuilders. The b... [more]

Sector movers: Oil, mining stocks continue to drag London market lower

Tue, 07 July 2015

Mining, oil and gas stocks led the London market lower yet again over Tuesday's session, with the Greek debt crisis and the Chinese equities selloff lurking in the background. The FTSE 100 index close... [more]

Sector movers: Oil and mining stocks lead London market lower

Mon, 06 July 2015

Natural resources stocks led the London market lower on Monday, as the Greek debt crisis escalated over the weekend with the country's citizens rejecting a proposed European bailout deal in a referend... [more]

Sector movers: Telcos, natural resources stocks lead London market lower

Fri, 03 July 2015

Telecommunications and natural resources stocks led the London market lower on Friday, ahead of the Greek bailout referendum on Sunday. The blue chip FTSE 100 closed down 0.67% or 44.69 points at 6585... [more]

Sector movers: Oil and gas shares spike on BP's settlement, no respite for metal companies

Thu, 02 July 2015

Oil and gas stocks led the London market higher on Thursday as news of BP's settlement with the US authorities over the Gulf of Mexico oil spill trickled out later on in the session. At 16:12 BST, the... [more]

Sector movers: Metals market continues to drive miners lower as FTSE 100 sheds 1.5%

Tue, 30 June 2015

Bearish sentiment in the industrial metals market dragged blue chip and mid-tier mining shares down on Tuesday, with the Greek debt crisis still playing on traders' minds. London's FTSE 100 index clos... [more]

Sector movers: Metals, travel stocks lower as Greece debt crisis dents trading

Mon, 29 June 2015

Metals, financial services, and travel and leisure stocks led the London market lower on Monday, with the possibility of a Greek debt default becoming a realistic prospect, as talks between the countr... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Expedia Inc. 121.44 12.85 22:10
Amgen Inc. 176.59 2.85 21:50
Staples Inc. 14.71 2.72 22:10
Netflix Inc. 114.31 2.47 22:09
Discovery Communications Inc. Class A 33.02 2.45 22:10

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Micron Technology Inc. 18.51 -6.98 21:54
Yahoo! Inc. 36.67 -2.00 22:10
Avago Technologies Ltd. 125.14 -1.97 22:10
Broadcom Corp. 50.61 -1.44 22:10
Seagate Technology Plc 50.60 -1.35 22:10