Wealth Manager - the site for professional investment managers

Register for full access to Citywire’s Fund Manager database, news and analysis. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

Citywire Top Stocks Daily News Digest

Citywire Top Stocks Daily News Digest

All the news from across the web about the companies featured in Citywire's Top Stocks

Aviva PLC

AV.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • FT Adviser: Strong investment beliefs and the exploitation of investors’ behavioural biases have helped the £948 million Aviva Investors UK Equity Income fund to outperform over one, three, five and 10-year periods, manager Chris Murphy said

Barclays PLC

BARC.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • Financial Times: Barclays said pre-tax profit fell by one-quarter to £5.2 billion in 2013; that was well below the £7 billion for 2012 and the consensus of market forecasts of £5.41 billion collated by Barclays

BP PLC

BP.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • TwinCities.com: Minnesota is suing BP for $25 million, alleging the company double dipped when it sought state funds on top of insurance payments to clean up contamination from leaking petroleum storage tanks
  • The Sydney Morning Herald: BP has dismissed speculation about its future in Australia, declaring that it wants to be a ''major player'' in the local fuel market for the forseeable future

Genel Energy PLC

GENL.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • Arabian Oil & Gas: Genel Energy has completed the pipeline infrastructure to export Kurdish crude to Turkey
  • Ticker Report: Genel Energy’s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank in a report issued on Monday; the stock currently has a $22.97 target price

Glencore Xstrata PLC

GLEN.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • Newcastle Herald: Glencore Xstrata’s Bulga coalmine in Australia has been acquitted of failing to report a pollution incident within a reasonable amount of time at its Broke complex in 2011

HSBC Holdings PLC

HSBA.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • Bloomberg: HSBC Holdings, which gets more than half of its revenue from emerging markets, says it’s time to start buying their currencies after a selloff pushed exchange rates to their lowest levels since 2009
  • Digital Journal: English branches of the multinational bank HSBC have refused to let customers withdraw large amounts of cash from their own accounts unless they present documents proving how it will be spent, British media reports

Reed Elsevier PLC

REL.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • Mideast Times: Reed Elsevier’s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Deutsche Bank in a research report issued on Monday; the stock currently has a $15.42 target price

Rio Tinto PLC

RIO.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • Macau Hub: Rio Tinto increased coal production at its Benga mine in Mozambique by around 230% year on year in 2013

Royal Dutch Shell Plc

RDSa.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • The Nation: Shell has postponed its plan to invest in the liquefied-natural-gas business in Thailand because of the current political situation in the country

Tullow Oil PLC

TLW.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • Mideast Times: Tullow Oil’s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at UBS AG in a research report issued on Monday; the stock currently has a $15.18 price target

Unilever PLC

ULVR.L share fact sheetAdd to favouritesPortfolio

  • East African Business Week: Unilever has chosen the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania to expand its tea production
  • Law360: Unilever will pay $10.2 million to settle a class action accusing it of misleading consumers about a Suave brand hair treatment that allegedly causes unwanted, significant hair loss

Leave a comment!

Please sign in or register to comment. It is free to register and only takes a minute or two.
Citywire TV
Play Investment Pulse: the highs and lows of 2014

Investment Pulse: the highs and lows of 2014

This week's Investment Pulse looks back at some of the biggest stories of the year as well as looking forward to 2015.

Play Inside ETFs: Why the US bull-run still has legs

Inside ETFs: Why the US bull-run still has legs

Global equities suffered a sharp sell-off in the third quarter but exchange traded fund investors are continuing to back the US to outperform in 2015

Play Paul Niven: I won't rip up the Foreign & Colonial Trust history book

Paul Niven: I won't rip up the Foreign & Colonial Trust history book

The newly appointed manager of the Foreign & Colonial trust talks about his plans for UK's oldest investment company.

Your Business: Cover Star Club

Manchester wealth firm hires Coutts director for London launch

Manchester wealth firm hires Coutts director for London launch

Former Coutts director Tony Robinson has joined Chartered Wealth Management to head the company’s newly opened London office.

Wealth Manager on Twitter