LONDON, May 3 European shares slipped to a three-week low on Tuesday, with Commerzbank leading decliners after a slump in profits and miners tracking lower metals prices following weak factory data from China.
LONDON, May 3 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 5.78 points off the index. COMPANY (RIC) DIVIDEND STOCK OPTION MAX (pence) IMPACT BP
May 3 Hong Kong's benchmark index fell the most in nearly 12 weeks on Tuesday, as some Asian markets gave up earlier gains amid worries about the ability of global central banks to boost growth through aggressive policy easing.
* CEO says board expects to continue paying out a progressive dividend, but it's dependent on the outlook.
May 3 Sterling rose half a percent against a broadly weaker U.S. dollar on Tuesday, hitting its highest since the start of January and extending its gains against the greenback into a fourth straight week.
LONDON, May 3 European shares fell on Tuesday, with Commerzbank leading the market lower after a profit slump, while mining stocks weakened as they tracked a decline in metals prices.
All American Indices
|Symb||Index||Mkt Report||Time||Last||Chg||Chg %|
|.DJI||Dow Jones Industrial Average||View||2 May 2016||17,891.16||+117.52||+0.66%|
|.IXIC||Nasdaq Composite Index||View||2 May 2016||4,817.59||--||--%|
|.TRXFLDUSP||Thomson Reuters Equity US Index||2 May 2016||184.41||+1.43||+0.78%|
|.TRXFLDCAP||Thomson Reuters Equity Canada Index||2 May 2016||260.62||-1.62||-0.62%|
|.GSPTSE||S&P/TSX Composite Index||View||2 May 2016||13,865.63||-85.82||-0.62%|
|.XAX||AMEX Composite Index||View||2 May 2016||2,360.29||--||--%|
|.MXX||MXSE IPC||View||2 May 2016||45,707.87||-76.90||-0.17%|