Budget airline Ryanair reported a 6% jump in November traffic on Tuesday.
Solid State boosted its half-year payout on Tuesday as it reported a surge in interim profit following a strong performance from its manufacturing segment.
Africa-focussed exploration junior Arc Minerals acquired a further 5% interest in copper and cobalt miner Zaco on Tuesday, giving the group a controlling stake in the firm.
European stocks were higher on Tuesday morning as they recovered from heavy losses in the previous session, though the threat of new US tariffs sent French luxury stocks into the red.
Britons hit the High Street at an accelerated pace in November, when excluding distortions caused by the late timing of Black Friday, according to the British Retail Consortium.
Cloud video editing platform provider Blackbird has been chosen by Eleven Sports for the rapid editing and publishing of sports content to fans online, the company announced on Tuesday, with the contract running for two years.
Near-patient molecular diagnostics company Genedrive announced on Tuesday that in its case-control clinical validation, the antibiotic-induced hearing loss assay - the ‘Genedrive MT-RNR1 ID’ kit - achieved a diagnostic sensitivity of 100% and specificity of 100% on a cohort of 303 samples.
Artificial intelligence-enabled kidney disease diagnostics provider Renalytix AI announced on Tuesday that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the final 2020 Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule (CLFS), and has set a national price for its ‘KidneyIntelX’ test in the United States.
Live data company WANdisco signed renewal and expansion contracts worth roughly $1m on Tuesday as the group continued to see customers look to its Fusion technology as an enabler of their expanding requirements.
Cineworld warned on Tuesday that full-year trading will be "slightly below" management’s expectations due a "weaker full year box office".
Ferguson said on Tuesday that trading was in line with expectations, with improvements in the US driving a jump in first-quarter profit and revenue.
Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia-focussed gold exploration and development company KEFI Minerals reported further encouraging assay results from the drilling programme at its Hawiah Exploration Licence in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.
Inmarsat shareholders contesting a $3. 4bn takeover of the satellite firm by private investors have dropped their objections ahead of a court hearing on Tuesday, the company said.
London stocks nudged a touch lower in early trade on Tuesday, with miners under pressure amid trade concerns, while sterling strengthened.
AstraZeneca has agreed to sell the commercial rights to ‘Seroquel’ - quetiapine fumarate immediate release - and ‘Seroquel XR’ - quetiapine fumarate extended release - in the United States and Canada to Cheplapharm Arzneimittel, it announced on Tuesday.
Online fast fashion retailer Boohoo said on Tuesday that it achieved record sales over the Black Friday weekend.
London open The FTSE 100 is expected to open three points lower on Tuesday, having closed down 0. 82% at 7,285. 94 on Monday.
Bosses at TSB will have their bonuses docked for failing to meet gender balance targets intended to raise the number of women in senior roles by 2020. It is the latest blow for the leadership team at the bank, which is cutting jobs and closing branches as it seeks to drive down costs and move on from its IT meltdown last year. – Guardian.
London stocks were set to rise at the open on Tuesday following heavy losses in the previous session, as investors eyed the release of the latest construction PMI.
Low-cost carrier Wizz Air said November passenger numbers grew by 23. 9% year on year to 2. 97m as its load factor rose by 1. 6 percentage points to 92. 8%.