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London pre-open: Stocks set for positive start ahead of US data

London pre-open: Stocks set for positive start ahead of US data

Tue, 26 May 2015

UK stock markets are expected to open higher following the long weekend ahead of a quiet morning for economic data, though things are scheduled to pick up later in the afternoon. City sources predict ... [more]

London close: Stocks hit two-week high as blue chips rise

London close: Stocks hit two-week high as blue chips rise

Fri, 22 May 2015

UK stocks reached a two-week high on Friday on the back of decent performances from heavyweights Vodafone and HSBC, along with gains in defensive categories such as pharmaceuticals. Markets across Eur... [more]

FTSE 250 movers: JustEat surges on Munlog offer, miners higher

FTSE 250 movers: JustEat surges on Munlog offer, miners higher

Fri, 22 May 2015

UK stocks were retained gains on Friday, buoyed by higher commodity prices and data revealing the US remained in deflation last month. Sector-wise gains made by miners, engineers and telecoms stocks o... [more]

FTSE 100 movers: Vodafone surges on continued merger speculation, miners higher

FTSE 100 movers: Vodafone surges on continued merger speculation, miners higher

Fri, 22 May 2015

UK stocks were buoyed on Friday by higher commodity prices and data revealing the US had remained in deflation last month. Sector-wise gains made by miners, engineers and telecoms stocks outweighed we... [more]

London midday: Stocks hold on to gains before US CPI, Vodafone continues to rise

London midday: Stocks hold on to gains before US CPI, Vodafone continues to rise

Fri, 22 May 2015

UK stocks held on to gains on Friday ahead of some key economic data from the States, which is forecast to show that the US remained in deflation last month. Strong gains from Vodafone, HSBC and a hos... [more]

London open: Vodafone, HSBC and miners lead UK stocks higher

Fri, 22 May 2015

UK stocks opened higher on Friday morning and were on track to hit a two-week high ahead of another busy day for economic data. The FTSE 100 was trading up 0.41% at 7,042.57 early on, helped by decent... [more]

London pre-open: Subdued start expected ahead of economic data

Fri, 22 May 2015

UK stock markets were set for a quiet start on Friday as investors awaited a busy day on the economic data calendar. City sources predict the FTSE 100 will open flat on Thursday's close of 7,013.47, i... [more]

London close: Stocks finish flat on global economic data comes in mixed

Thu, 21 May 2015

A barrage of mixed economic data from across the globe had an equally mixed impact on the markets on Thursday, with UK stocks finishing broadly flat after swinging between gains and losses for most of... [more]

FTSE 250 movers: Booker soars on retail bid, Inchcape hit by weaker revenue

Thu, 21 May 2015

London's secondary equity index was inching higher on Wednesday afternoon, buoyed by stronger than expected retail sales and strong performances from mining, telecommunications and pharmaceutical stoc... [more]

FTSE 100 movers: Miners higher, Hargreaves Lansdown surges on record inflows

Thu, 21 May 2015

London stocks inched higher on Wednesday, buoyed by stronger than expected retail sales and strong performances from mining, telecommunications and pharmaceutical stocks. At 14:30 BST, the FTSE 100 wa... [more]

London midday: Stocks dip as investors shrug off strong retail sales

Thu, 21 May 2015

Stronger-than-expected retail sales data wasn't enough to boost London's stocks on Thursday with markets rangebound as the FTSE 100 continues to fluctuate around the 7,000 mark. UK retail sales jumped... [more]

London open: FTSE flat ahead of UK retail sales data

Thu, 21 May 2015

A mixed reaction to corporate earnings and a number of blue chips going ex-dividend weighed on UK stock markets on Thursday morning, with the Footsie opening broadly flat. The FTSE 100 was trading 0.0... [more]

London pre-open: FTSE expected to slip early on

Thu, 21 May 2015

Stocks in London are set for a lower start on Thursday morning with City sources predicting the FTSE 100 will open 10 points lower than Wednesday's close of 7,007.26. Concerns about Greece continue to... [more]

London close: Vodafone, banks lead markets higher but Greek concerns weigh

Wed, 20 May 2015

Decent gains from blue chips Vodafone, Barclays and RBS gave UK stock markets a lift on Wednesday, with the Footsie settling above the 7,000 level for the first time in seven sessions. The FTSE 100 fi... [more]

FTSE 250 movers: Bank of Georgia higher on strong quarter

Wed, 20 May 2015

London stocks were trading slightly lower on Wednesday as strong performances from mining and telecommunications stocks were outweighed by weakness in the utility and real estate sectors. As of 3:00, ... [more]

FTSE 100 movers: Vodafone surges on merger speculation, miners rebound

Wed, 20 May 2015

London stocks were trading slightly higher on Wednesday as strong performances from mining and telecommunications stocks outweighed weakness in the insurance and real estate sectors. As of 2:30 GMT, t... [more]

London midday: Vodafone and M&S lead UK stocks higher

Wed, 20 May 2015

Stocks in London gained on Wednesday morning with blue chips Vodafone and Marks & Spencer leading the rise, along with a solid performance in the heavyweight mining sector. The FTSE 100 was up 0.15% a... [more]

Europe midday: Stocks drift as worries about Greece rumble on; FOMC minutes eyed

Wed, 20 May 2015

European stocks were little changed on Wednesday, giving back some of the gains it racked up in the previous session, as concerns about Greece continued to play on investors' minds, ahead of the relea... [more]

Europe open: Stocks little changed as investors eye Greece

Wed, 20 May 2015

European stocks were little changed in early trade following strong gains in the previous session, as investors digested more headlines on Greece and looked ahead to the release of the latest Federal ... [more]

London open: FTSE flat as blue chip earnings underwhelm, Vodafone rises on merger talk

Wed, 20 May 2015

UK stocks edged higher on Wednesday morning though a raft of disappointing blue-chip earnings limited upside for the FTSE 100. The Footsie was up just 0.02% at 6,996.36 early on with Vodafone leading ... [more]

London pre-open: Stocks set for a flat start

Wed, 20 May 2015

UK stocks are set to open unchanged on Wednesday morning with City sources predicting the FTSE 100 to open more or less flat on Tuesday's close of 6,995.10. Deal Jonathan Sudaria from London Capital G... [more]

London close: FTSE gains ground on Tuesday despite miner sell-off

Tue, 19 May 2015

Despite a sell-off of the blue chip miners, UK shares gained ground on Tuesday but failed to hold above the 7,000-point mark as policymakers painted the first fall in inflation since the 1960s as "goo... [more]

FTSE 250 movers: Big Yellow surges on rising profits, miners lower

Tue, 19 May 2015

UK stocks edged higher on Tuesday, despite confirmation of the UK's first deflation since the 1960s. Sector-wise, losses made by miners and telecommunications were offset by strong results from real e... [more]

FTSE 100 movers: BHP Billiton extends losses, Land Securities surges on higher dividend

Tue, 19 May 2015

UK stocks edged higher on Tuesday, despite confirmation of the UK's first deflation since the 1960s. Sector-wise, losses made by miners and telecommunications were offset by strong results from real e... [more]

London midday: FTSE 100 shrugs off deflation reading as ECB ready to step up easing

Tue, 19 May 2015

Despite confirmation of the UK's first deflation since the 1960s, London's blue chip shares passed midday on Tuesday in continuing positive territory. UK inflation fell 0.1% in the year to April, the ... [more]

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Name Last Chg.% Time
Expedia Inc. 113.00 6.71 22:10
NetApp Inc. 33.14 4.31 22:10
Intuit Inc. 106.76 2.50 22:10
Analog Devices Inc. 67.10 2.45 22:10
Avago Technologies Ltd. 132.64 2.35 22:10

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Ross Stores Inc. 97.03 -4.45 22:09
Autodesk Inc. 56.39 -1.95 22:10
Dollar Tree Inc 77.18 -1.91 22:10
Charter Communications Inc. 175.33 -1.86 21:41
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