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Tuesday preview: Wolseley reports first quarter earnings

Tuesday preview: Wolseley reports first quarter earnings

Mon, 05 December 2016

(ShareCast News) - Wolseley is expected to report on Tuesday an increase in first quarter earnings, supported by a weaker pound and expansion in the US. At the full year results in September, the supp... [more]

Friday preview: Berkeley Group's first half earnings, US non-farm payrolls

Friday preview: Berkeley Group's first half earnings, US non-farm payrolls

Thu, 01 December 2016

(ShareCast News) - Berkeley Group is expected to report healthy growth in first half earnings on Friday as the property developer benefits from continued high demand and margins. Deutsche Bank expects... [more]

Thursday preview: Daily Mail and General Trust reports full year results

Thursday preview: Daily Mail and General Trust reports full year results

Wed, 30 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - The Daily Mail and General Trust reports its full year results on Thursday with analysts pencilling in a decline in earnings as the company conducts a strategic review of its operat... [more]

Wednesday preview: Sage to deliver full year growth target

Wednesday preview: Sage to deliver full year growth target

Tue, 29 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Software provider Sage Group is expected to deliver its organic revenue growth target of at least 6% in 2016. In June the group said a 6% organic growth and stable margin outlook wo... [more]

Friday preview: Week set to end on a quiet note

Friday preview: Week set to end on a quiet note

Thu, 24 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - A second reading on third quarter gross domestic product and the Confederation of British Industry´s Distributive Trades Survey would be the focus in UK markets on Friday. Otherwise... [more]

Thursday preview: German IFO business confidence index in focus

Wed, 23 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Trading was expected to be light on Thursday, with market moves across asset classes likely limited by the absence of many traders from their desks due to the Thanksgiving break in ... [more]

Wednesday preview: Autumn Statement ahead

Tue, 22 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - All eyes would be on Chancellor Philip Hammond when he delivered the Autumn Statement on Wednesday despite a significant increase in the news-flow on both the economic and corporate... [more]

Tuesday preview: October public borrowing figures in focus

Mon, 21 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - The economic agenda for Tuesday was exceedingly light although the corporate news-flow was set to pick-up noticeably. Thus, the focus was expected to be on October´s official public... [more]

Friday preview: Central bank speakers in focus

Thu, 17 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Another frenetic week for investors who were trying to decipher what the results of the US election meant for them was set to come to a close with a whimper - barring unexpected sur... [more]

Thursday preview: Yellen speaks amid expected Trump attacks

Wed, 16 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - While some UK investors will be keeping an eye on official retail figures, the amount of market emotion tied up in the American political and economic transition means the first spe... [more]

Wednesday preview: Employment report in focus

Tue, 15 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - The employment report for October was expected to be the focus of trading, barring surprises from overseas. Economists at Barclays Research expected jobless claims would increase by... [more]

Tuesday preview: Trump, central bankers in focus

Mon, 14 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - US President-elect Donald Trump will have to vie with central bankers for the spotlight on Tuesday, with Governor Mark Carney set to testify before Treasury Select Committee on the ... [more]

Friday preview: Economic data in focus after busy week with US election

Thu, 10 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - The week ends on a quiet note after a hectic few days that have been dominated by the US election. With no significant London-listed corporate results due, Friday's focus will be on... [more]

Thursday preview: Astrazeneca to report decline in third quarter sales

Wed, 09 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Astrazeneca is expected to report a drop in third quarter sales on Thursday after failing to prevent generic drug makers from bringing cheaper rivals of its best-selling medicine Cr... [more]

Wednesday preview: Sainsbury's reports first half results

Tue, 08 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - J Sainsbury is expected to report a drop in first half earnings on Wednesday as the company integrates newly-acquired Argos and grapples with a weaker pound and competition among su... [more]

Tuesday preview: M&S to report drop in first half profits

Mon, 07 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - Marks & Spencer reports its first half results on Tuesday as the retailer undergoes a major restructuring to turn around its struggling general merchandise business. The company is ... [more]

Friday preview: US non-farm payrolls report under the microscope

Thu, 03 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - The US non-farm payrolls report on Friday will come under scrutiny as the market widely expects an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve in December. The Labor Department's re... [more]

Thursday preview: Bank of England's 'Super Thursday' in the spotlight

Wed, 02 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - The Bank of England's so-called 'Super Thursday' will be in focus with the release of the central bank's interest rate decision, policy meeting minutes and inflation report. The BoE... [more]

Wednesday preview: Federal Reserve likely to stand pat on interest rates

Tue, 01 November 2016

(ShareCast News) - With the US presidential election just around the corner, the Federal Reserve is widely expected to keep interest rates unchanged on Wednesday. The Federal Open Market Committee is ... [more]

Tuesday preview: BP and Shell report quarterly results

Mon, 31 October 2016

(ShareCast News) - BP is on Tuesday expected to reveal its profits more than halved in the three months to September as low oil prices continue to weigh. The oil producer is forecast to post quarterly... [more]

Friday preview: RBS reports third quarter interims

Thu, 27 October 2016

(ShareCast News) - Royal Bank of Scotland will be in the spotlight on Friday as it posts its third quarter interims amid reports it is in talks with CYBG to sell its Williams & Glyn branches. CYBG, th... [more]

Thursday preview: UK GDP, Debenhams finals, Barclays interims

Wed, 26 October 2016

(ShareCast News) - UK economic growth is expected to slow in the third quarter amid uncertainty surrounding the Brexit vote. The Office for National Statistics' preliminary estimate of gross domestic ... [more]

Wednesday preview: Lloyds reports third quarter trading update

Tue, 25 October 2016

(ShareCast News) - Lloyds Banking Group reports its third quarter trading update on Thursday as the bank undergoes a major restructuring. Earlier in October, the bank announced plans to slash 1,230 jo... [more]

Tuesday preview: Whitbread reports first half interims

Mon, 24 October 2016

(ShareCast News) - Whitbread is on Tuesday expected to report an increase in first half earnings on the back of growth at its Costa coffee and Premier Inn hotel chains. The company in June reported a ... [more]

Friday preview: Acacia Mining reports third quarter results

Thu, 20 October 2016

(ShareCast News) - Tanzania-focused Acacia Mining on Friday reports its third quarter results with the focus likely to be on the impact of a mill shutdown at the Bulyanhulu gold mine. In September, Ac... [more]