Category: FTSE 100

FTSE 100 slides as pound rises BBC News – Jun 23, 2017 The pound climbed back above $ 1.27 but the FTSE 100 share index was on track for its third week of losses in a row. Shortly after midday the FTSE 100 was down 29.88 points at 7,409.41. Meanwhile sterling rose 0.4% against the…

FTSE 100 rises and oil breaks $ 52 as Opec agrees to cut output for first time … Telegraph.co.uk – Nov 30, 2016 Oil prices surged as much as 10pc to hit $ 52-a-barrel after the Opec cartel agreed to cut production for the first time since 2008 in an attempt to address the global…

3 FTSE 100 Stocks I Reckon Could Fly In July Forbes – Jun 22, 2017 While gold prices may have taken a bit of a hit more recently, I reckon the precious metal's weakness could encourage fresh waves of buying. Full News here – News for FTSE 100 – Google Finance

FTSE 100 records longest run of weekly losses in a year; Eurozone businesses … Telegraph.co.uk – 20 hours ago British broadcaster ITV enjoyed its biggest daily rise in almost three months after Morgan Stanley upgraded its rating for the first time in over a year. FTSE 100 movers: ITV boosted by Morgan Stanley upgrade; BAE…

FTSE 100 finishes with fourth straight loss as oil worries linger MarketWatch – 9 hours ago U.K. stocks finished slightly lower Friday, with oil shares hindered by battered crude prices that helped leave the blue-chips index in the red for the week. FTSE 100 falls as oil remains under pressure – BBC News FTSE 100…

FTSE 100 ends lower as oil prices fall, pound climbs on rate-hike hopes MarketWatch – 22 hours ago U.K. stocks closed in the red Wednesday, with energy shares down as oil prices dropped into a bear market, while the pound advanced on hawkish comments by a high-level Bank of England official. FTSE 100 continues to…

FTSE 100 rises, with retailers in recovery mode MarketWatch – 53 minutes ago The FTSE 100 UKX, +0.62% rose 0.8% to 7,518.30, with all sectors gaining, led by oil and gas and consumer-goods shares. Among the top advancers, miner Anglo American PLC AAL, +1.51% added 1.7% and Rio Tinto PLC RIO, +1.38% RIO, -0.13% moved ……

A FTSE 100 'perfect moment' trade Interactive Investor – Jun 16, 2017 It's ridiculous, this habit of getting up during the night for a loo run and finding oneself turning on a TV to check if more bad news has broken. Full News here – News for FTSE 100 – Google Finance

Next falls sharply as retailers push FTSE 100 lower Financial Times – Jun 15, 2017 Next suffered the sharpest fall since its January profit warning on Thursday as retailers led the FTSE 100 sharply lower. A store survey “would seem to suggest that Next has cut entry-level pricing during spring-summer, possibly in response to the…

UK's FTSE 100 extends losses after BoE decision Financial Times – Jun 15, 2017 The UK's benchmark large-cap stock index dropped further into negative territory in mid-day trading after an abrupt jump in the pound driven by a surprisingly tight interest rate decision. Full News here – News for FTSE 100 – Google Finance