{{ storiesRelated.title }}

10 Feb
New York Stock Exchange, NYSE, markets, Wall Street, US. Photo: Grant Wickes
US close: Stocks close higher as corporate news overshadows coronavirus fears

Wall Street stocks closed higher on Monday as news of some major corporate deals temporarily distracted market participants from headlines related to the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak.

10 Feb
carnival, cruise, ship, holiday, vacaciones
Tuesday preview: UK GDP and TUI Group in the spotlight

The market spotlight on Tuesday will fall on a raft of UK activity indicators for December, together with a preliminary reading for the fourth quarter of 2019.

10 Feb
Commodities: Energy futures hit the skids again as coronavirus cases climb

Energy futures were again on the backfoot as the number of Chinese coronavirus cases continued to mount and the head of the world´s health watchdog warned of outbreaks outside of China.

10 Feb
ep a young girl is calmed by her parents as they wear protecive masks on board an airport transit
Europe close: Stocks dip amid coronavirus worries, Irish stocks lag behind

Stocks across the Continent finished on a mixed note with Irish and German stocks in focus amid the latest and unexpected political headlines coming out of each of those countries.

10 Feb
sinn fein
Sinn Féin declares victory in Irish elections

Sinn Féin has managed to secure a victory in Ireland’s general elections and requested talks with rivals Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil to form a coalition government.

10 Feb
ep tecnicos surcoreanos trabajan en las tareas de desinfeccion por el coronavirus
London close: Coronavirus worries drag on sentiment

London stocks were a little weaker on Monday amid ongoing concerns about the spread of the coronavirus, as the UK declared it a "serious and imminent threat" to the public and health secretary Matt Hancock declared Wuhan and Hubei province in China an "infected area".

10 Feb
us appeals court
Edgewell Personal Care walks away from Harry's acquisition

Razorblade manufacturer Edgewell Personal Care abandoned its planned $1. 37bn deal to buy out rival Harry's after the Federal Trade Commission sought to stop the merger.

10 Feb
asos sede logo
Broker tips: Asos, Tui, TransGlobe Energy

ASOS got a boost on Monday as Berenberg upgraded its stance on the shares to ‘buy’ from ‘hold’ and hiked the price target to 4,200 from 3,000p, saying the online fashion retailer is "out of the woods" and the current valuation is a "compelling" entry point.

10 Feb
London Stock Exchange, markets, traders, trading, City, shares
Director dealings: Midwich MD makes share purchase

Midwich Group revealed on Monday that managing director Stephen Fenby had purchased 200,000 ordinary shares in the AIM-listed audio visual distributor.

10 Feb
wall street
US open: Stocks bounce back from losses as coronavirus remains in focus

Wall Street stocks opened higher on Monday as news of some major corporate deals temporarily distracted market participants from headlines related to the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak.

10 Feb
ep multitarea en el movil plegable galaxy fold de samsung
Samsung reveals new foldable phone during Oscars

Samsung released its new foldable phone in a television commercial during the Oscars Award ceremony.

10 Feb
drilling rig
Canaccord Genuity ups target price on TransGlobe Energy

Analysts at Canaccord Genuity upped their target price on development and exploration firm TransGlobe Energy from 235. 0p to 245. 0p on Monday as a result of some increased Canadian production.

10 Feb
ep caribe playa sombrilla tumbona tomarsol
ShoreCap stays at 'buy' on TUI Group saying market undervalues its franchise

Analysts at ShoreCap reiterated their 'buy' recommendation for shares of TUI Group, arguing that the purchase of Hapag Lloyd Cruises by TUI Cruises, its 50. 0% joint-venture with Royal Carribean, demonstrated that the share price was failing to reflect the value of the company's cruise and hotel assets.

10 Feb
ep recursosuna oficinabarclays 20190425200506
'Brexit is done but UK equities are not,' says Jefferies

Analysts at Jefferies sounded a 'bullish' note on UK equities, telling clients that "Brexit is done but UK equities are not".

10 Feb
ep foto recurso tomada en el laboratorio del cimus en santiago de compostela investigacion
Hutchison Chi-Med shares up on updated results from 'CALYPSO'

Hutchison China MediTech, trading as Chi-Med, announced the availability of updated results from the phase 2 ‘CALYPSO’ study of the savolitinib and ‘Imfinzi’ (durvalumab) combination in a cohort of patients with metastatic papillary renal cell carcinoma (PRCC) on Monday.

10 Feb
FTSE 250 movers: Future falls; Finablr in the green

London’s FTSE 250 was down 0. 1% at 21,484. 41 in afternoon trade on Monday.

10 Feb
ep volvo xc40 recharge
China's Geely mulls merger with Volvo Cars

Geely Automobile and Volvo Cars are considering a multi-billion dollar merger, it was confirmed on Monday.

10 Feb
coins currency investment insurance business finance company
Thor disposes of Hawkstone interest, flags possible Spring Hill offers

Thor Mining announced on Monday that the disposal of its interest in ASX-listed Hawkstone Mining had completed.

10 Feb
ep la electricidad para pymes y autonomos es un 36 mas cara que en el resto de europa segun pimec
Yu Group's Garry Pickering becomes director of trading services

Business sector gas, electricity and water supplier Yü Group announced on Monday that current board director, Garry Pickering, was taking on a new role within the group, effective immediately.

10 Feb
nmc health
FTSE 100 movers: NMC Health rallies; Whitbread hit by downgrade

London’s FTSE 100 was down 0. 4% at 7,439. 78 in afternoon trade on Monday amid ongoing concerns about the coronavirus.