Edition:
United Kingdom

UK Markets News

European shares up, Unilever and Pearson weigh on FTSE - For more see the European equities LiveMarkets blog

LONDON, Feb 20 Live coverage of European markets now available on cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=livemarkets

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 20

Feb 20 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 11 points at 7,310 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures 0.3 percent higher ahead of the cash market open.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb. 20

Feb 20 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 11 points at 7,310 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers. * The benchmark FTSE 100 index finished 0.3 percent higher on Friday and gained 0.6 percent for the week. The index, dominated by companies that trade internationally, was also supported by weakness in sterling after a drop in British retail sales for January. * KRAFT HEINZ/UNILEVER: U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co withdrew its proposal for a $143-bil

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 17

(Adds futures, company news items) Feb 17 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening flat at 7278 points on Friday, according to financial bookmakers , with futures up 0.02 percent ahead of the cash market open. * The blue-chip FTSE 100 index ended the day down 0.3 percent at 7,277.92 points on Thursday, in line with a broader decline among European indexes. The FTSE dropped 28.46 points, of which 27.64 were due to ex-divs, according to Reuters calculations. * ESS

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 17

Feb 17 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening flat at 7278 points on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * The blue-chip FTSE 100 index ended the day down 0.3 percent at 7,277.92 points on Thursday, in line with a broader decline among European indexes. The FTSE dropped 28.46 points, of which 27.64 were due to ex-divs, according to Reuters calculations. * Anglo American: Anglo American is struggling to win approval from regulators for its plan to redesig

European shares steady after 7 days of gains, Cobham slumps

LONDON, Feb 16 European shares steadied on Thursday after rising for the past seven sessions, with gains in airlines stocks offset by weaker miners and a slump in British engineering group Cobham following a poor update.

 
FTSE 100 Chart (.FTSE)
TRX UK Chart (.TRXFLDGBP)
TECHMARK Chart (.FTT1X)

More From Around the Web

  • Europe
  • U.S.
  • Asia
  • Sectors
Stock Search
FTSE 100 7,299.86 -0.10 -0.00%
DAX 11,827.62 + 70.60 +0.60%
CAC 40 4,864.99 -2.59 -0.05%
TR Europe 153.91 + 0.21 +0.14%
GBP/USD 1.2462 +0.02%
GBP/EUR 1.1744 +0.08%
EUR/USD 1.0611 +0.02%
Gold 1,237.20 -0.40 -0.03%
Oil 53.69 +0.29 +0.54%
Corn 368.25 +0.00 +0.00%
Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
GATC.L 3.50to1.00 Buy
AGRP.L 3.00to1.67 Outperform
VLX.L 2.00to1.00 Buy
Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
SSTY.L 1.00to3.00 Hold
DXDX.L 2.00to4.00 Underperform
TIMGn.DE 2.00to3.67 Underperform