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Tuesday preview: Ted Baker to report healthy first half results, analysts expect

Tuesday preview: Ted Baker to report healthy first half results, analysts expect

Mon, 05 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - Fashion retailer Ted Baker is expected to report robust first half earnings on Tuesday, as demand for the luxury brand grew. Jefferies expects a 24% increase in pre-tax profit to £1... [more]

Friday preview: US non-farm payrolls to dominate headlines

Friday preview: US non-farm payrolls to dominate headlines

Thu, 01 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - The US non-farm payrolls report on Friday will be under the microscope as the Federal Reserve looks for signs of improvement in the labour market before raising interest rates. The ... [more]

Thursday preview: China manufacturing and services PMIs in spotlight

Thursday preview: China manufacturing and services PMIs in spotlight

Wed, 30 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - The market will be zooming in on China manufacturing and services data on Thursday amid worries about the slowdown in the world's second largest economy. The official purchasing man... [more]

Wednesday preview: Eurozone inflation data, US private payrolls report

Wednesday preview: Eurozone inflation data, US private payrolls report

Tue, 29 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - Eurozone inflation is expected to have fallen to zero growth in the year to September, according to estimates ahead of Wednesday's report. The consumer price index rose 0.1% year-on... [more]

Tuesday preview: Wolseley reports full-year results, German inflation data released

Tuesday preview: Wolseley reports full-year results, German inflation data released

Mon, 28 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - Building materials distributor Wolseley reports its full-year results on Tuesday with analysts predicting a 14% increase in earnings to £833m. In the company's third quarter interim... [more]

Friday preview: US second quarter GDP, Fed's Bullard speaks

Thu, 24 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - US economic growth data and remarks from a Federal Reserve official will be closely scrutinised on Friday amid uncertainty on the timing of an interest rate hike. The third and fina... [more]

Thursday preview: Investors eye US data amid interest rate debate

Wed, 23 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - Investors will on Thursday turn their attention to a batch of US data to gauge the health of the world's biggest economy amid speculation on the timing of an interest rate hike. A C... [more]

Wednesday preview: Smiths Group CEO reports final full-year earnings

Tue, 22 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - Smiths Group chief executive Philp Bowman will report his last set of annual results on Wednesday before stepping down after eight years at the FTSE 100 technology company. Bowman w... [more]

Tuesday preview: AG Barr and IG Group to figure prominently

Mon, 21 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - A raft of companies are set to update investors on their latest financials on Tuesday, with the latest interim figures from the likes of AG Barr and AA due to be published. Finals f... [more]

Friday preview: Petra Diamonds expects 10% drop in full-year revenue

Thu, 17 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - Petra Diamonds on Friday reports its full-year results following a challenging year for the sector. In July, the company said it expected annual production to rise 2% to 3.2m carats... [more]

Thursday preview: Market divided on interest rate forecasts ahead of FOMC decision

Wed, 16 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - The market is divided on whether the Federal Reserve will on Thursday announce an increase on interest rates following a mixed batch of economic data. While economic growth has pick... [more]

Wednesday preview: All eyes on US inflation and UK employment data

Tue, 15 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - US inflation figures and UK employment data will steal headlines on Wednesday amid interest rate hike speculation in both nations. Analysts expect the US consumer price index grew 0... [more]

Tuesday preview: UK inflation report in the spotlight

Mon, 14 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - UK inflation figures will be the centre of attention of Tuesday as the interest rate debate intensifies. Analysts predict the consumer price index fell to 0% in August compared to a... [more]

Friday preview: JD Wetherspoon reports full-year results

Thu, 10 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - JD Wetherspoon's full-year results on Friday are projected to report a dip in adjusted net income and a 7.8% increase in revenue as the pub operator trumps its rivals. The consensus... [more]

Thursday preview: BoE to hold on interest rates, analysts predict

Wed, 09 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - The Bank of England will take centre stage on Thursday at the release of its latest policy decision and meeting minutes with analysts expecting the central bank to keep interest rat... [more]

Wednesday preview: Barratt Developments set to post 45% rise in full-year earnings

Tue, 08 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - UK housebuilder Barratt Developments is expected to report a 45% jump in full-year pre-tax profit on Wednesday as the property market continues to thrive. In July the group said it ... [more]

Tuesday preview: Chinese trade data in focus

Mon, 07 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - China's trade data on Tuesday will be closely followed to see what impact the flagging economy has had on exports and imports. Analysts expect exports fell 6.7% in August compared t... [more]

Friday preview: US non-farm payrolls report in the spotlight

Thu, 03 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - The US non-farm payrolls report will be the main event on Friday as investors look for clues on the timing of the first interest rate increase in nine years. Employers may have ad... [more]

Thursday preview: ECB announces latest policy amid QE speculation

Wed, 02 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - The European Central Bank on Thursday announces its latest policy decision amid speculation of prolonging quantitative easing in the wake of recent market volatility. The ECB is wid... [more]

Wednesday preview: Ashtead set to reveal strong first quarter

Tue, 01 September 2015

(ShareCast News) - British industrial equipment rental company Ashtead Group is expected to report strong first quarter results on Wednesday. The consensus forecast is for £151m pre-tax profit for the... [more]

Thursday preview: US economic growth picks up second quarter, analysts estimate

Wed, 26 August 2015

(ShareCast News) - As worries over China's slowdown persist, the US will be hoping for positive news closer to home with the release of gross domestic product data on Thursday. Analysts predict GDP ro... [more]

Wednesday preview: WPP reports first-half interims

Tue, 25 August 2015

(ShareCast News) - Advertising giant WPP is on Wednesday expected to report a 20% increase in first-half pre-tax profit. Numis estimates pre-tax profit of £590m, up from the previous year's £491m. The... [more]

Tuesday preview: BHP Billiton poised to reveal a near 50% drop in annual profits

Mon, 24 August 2015

(ShareCast News) - BHP Billiton is expected to report its worst annual profit decline in a decade amid falling commodity prices. Analysts see the miner posting a near $50% drop in underlying net incom... [more]

Friday preview: Spire Healthcare reports first-half earnings

Thu, 20 August 2015

(ShareCast News) - Spire Healthcare's first half results on Thursday are expected to reveal growth in pre-tax profit compared to the same time last year. The health provider may report pre-tax profit ... [more]

Thursday preview: UK retail sales, US existing home sales, Premier Oil interims

Wed, 19 August 2015

(ShareCast News) - UK retail sales figures on Thursday are expected to show consumers spent more in July as lower fuel and food prices give spending power a boost. The data from the Office for Nationa... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Micron Technology Inc. 17.57 10.43 22:10
Mattel Inc. 21.62 8.48 22:00
Netflix Inc. 111.25 4.84 22:10
Cisco Systems Inc. 26.85 4.23 22:10
PACCAR Inc. 54.25 4.21 22:10

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Avago Technologies Ltd. 121.22 -1.71 21:58
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. 163.42 -1.60 22:10
Biogen Inc 286.55 -1.31 22:07
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. 473.14 -1.24 21:49
Nxp Semiconductors Nv 85.30 -0.68 22:10