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Unilever surges on Kraft Heinz's $143bn takeover bid

by Daniel Grote on Feb 17, 2017 at 16:25

Shares in consumer staples giant soar after Kraft Heinz mounts sensational $143 billion takeover bid.

Investment Trust Watch: Terry Smith looking 'cheap'

by Daniel Grote on Feb 17, 2017 at 14:50

Star fund manager Terry Smith's emerging markets investment trust has lagged rivals, leaving the shares looking 'cheap'.

Miners knock FTSE from highs as Cobham slumps

by Daniel Grote on Feb 16, 2017 at 11:04

FTSE 100 dragged from one-month high by miners as copper price falls, while Cobham tumbles to bottom of FTSE 250.

Banks lead FTSE higher on Yellen's hawkish tone

by Daniel Grote on Feb 15, 2017 at 10:24

FTSE rallies on boost from banks, as US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen keeps alive prospect of interest rate rise next month.

Rolls-Royce tumbles as bribery fine sparks record loss

by Daniel Grote on Feb 14, 2017 at 15:29

Shares in aircraft engine maker slump to bottom of FTSE 100 as bribery fine and pound's collapse lead to record £4.6 billion loss.

Pound falls on dovish Bank bets despite inflation jump

by Daniel Grote on Feb 14, 2017 at 11:04

Pound falls as jump in inflation to 1.8% last month falls short of forecasts. Economists see pricing pressure building, however.

BIST starts new life on a high after discount pledge

by Daniel Grote on Feb 13, 2017 at 12:49

Shares in BlackRock Income Strategies trust rally under new guise of Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth on discount pledge.

Miners prop up FTSE as 'Trump trade' gathers strength

by Daniel Grote on Feb 13, 2017 at 10:15

Miners hit two-year highs as copper price jumps, with US president Donald Trump's plans continuing to lead investors to 'cyclicals'.

Stocks hit new highs on Trump's 'phenomenal' tax pledge

by Daniel Grote on Feb 10, 2017 at 15:34

Dow Jones, S&P 500 and Nasdaq open at all-time highs as US president's tax pledge continues to buoy investors.

FTSE rally builds as Trump and China spur bulls

by Daniel Grote on Feb 10, 2017 at 10:43

Solid China trade data helps miners push FTSE 100 higher, as US president Donald Trump's tax plans continue to buoy markets.

Trump's 'phenomenal' tax pledge lifts FTSE

by Daniel Grote on Feb 09, 2017 at 17:08

Donald Trump claims he will announce plan that is 'phenomenal in terms of tax', boosting stock markets and reversing gold's rise.

Woodford sets up Hargreaves for bumper ISA season

by James Phillipps, Daniel Grote on Feb 08, 2017 at 12:42

Hargreaves Lansdown expects asset boost from launch of Neil Woodford's Income Focus fund next month.

Dunelm slumps on profits tumble, oil holds back FTSE

by Daniel Grote on Feb 08, 2017 at 10:34

Homewares retailer falls to bottom of FTSE 250 after slump in profits, as oil price fall weighs on FTSE 100.

Widdowson quits Strategic Equity Capital to launch new firm

by Daniel Grote, Dylan Lobo on Feb 07, 2017 at 16:57

Star smaller company manager reunites with HgCapital founder Ian Armitage and wins backing of Chris Mills at Harwood Capital. 

BP bucks rising FTSE as profits slump to 10-year low

by Daniel Grote on Feb 07, 2017 at 11:14

Oil major falls to bottom of FTSE 100 as profits hit lowest level in at least a decade, with $60 crude price needed to break even.

FTSE falls but Randgold shines on dividend hike

by Daniel Grote on Feb 06, 2017 at 17:03

Gold miner shoots to top of FTSE 100 after hiking dividend following jump in profits.

Banks boost FTSE on Trump plan to dismantle rules

by Daniel Grote on Feb 03, 2017 at 14:05

Banks rise to top of FTSE 100 on reports Donald Trump will order review of US Dodd-Frank laws imposed on lenders after financial crisis.

The Accumulator: gold shines as Trump rally fades

by Daniel Grote on Feb 03, 2017 at 13:07

The Trump rally finally showed signs of running out of steam this week, as fears over the US president's protectionism took hold.

The Expert View: Pearson, AstraZeneca and Aberdeen

by Daniel Grote, Danielle Levy on Feb 03, 2017 at 05:01

Our round-up of analyst commentary on stocks, also including Reckitt Benckiser and Compass.

Shell props up FTSE on turnaround signs

by Daniel Grote on Feb 02, 2017 at 17:15

Shell shares rise on signs of turnaround despite lowest profits in more than a decade, while Reckitt Benckiser rallies on acquisition.

 

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