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Games Workshop declares divi

Games Workshop Group has declared a dividend of 30p per share.

The dividend will be paid on 26 January to shareholders on the register as at 22 December.

The ex-dividend date is 21 December.

At 1:51pm: (LON:GAW) Games Workshop Group PLC share price was +65.5p at 2288.5p

10 momentum stocks for your stocking

10 momentum stocks for your stocking

Whether we get a Santa rally this year or not, Stockopedia's Ben Hobson has found the shares which are currently outperforming everything else.

OPEC oil production cut fails to lift FTSE

The price of Brent crude oil surged 2.3% to $64.10 per barrel after the oil cartel OPEC chose to extend production cuts until the end of next year.

This helped shares in BP (BP.) and Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB) rise by 0.6% and 0.2%, respectively.

These gains were not enough to help the FTSE 100, which closed 0.3% lower at 7,300.

UK manufacturing climbed to its highest level in over four years, according to IHS Markit.

2 bargain dividend stocks offering 6%+ yields

Hunting among high-yield stocks for potential bargains is hard to resist. Stocks with yields of around 6% can sometimes be genuine bargains.

Of course, these generous payouts often come with an above-average risk of a dividend cut. Today I'm going to look at two of the more controversial 6% yielders on the market.

Surprisingly successful

Shares of Games Workshop Group (LSE:GAW) climbed 6% on Friday morning. They're now worth 235% more than 12 months ago, thanks to a series of strong earnings upgrades.

FTSE falls amid Corbyn 'threat' to banks

On Thursday evening, a speech by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn rattled investors after he said he was a 'threat' to big banks.

High street bank Barclays (BARC) fell 1.6% to 190.3p, while Lloyds (LLOY) and Standard Chartered (STAN) declined by up to 1.3% apiece.

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) announced it plans to close a quarter of its UK branches and cut 680 jobs. The high street bank said it was closing a large number of branches as more people chose to do their banking online instead of in-store. Shares in Royal Bank of Scotland retreated 1.2% to 273.2p.

Still opportunities in the UK retail sector

Still opportunities in the UK retail sector

With Britain's retail sector underperforming the wider market by 10% this year, Emil Ahmad examines the impact of changing shopping trends on our best-loved shopkeepers.

Games Workshop sees first half growth

Games Workshop Group saw sales and profit growth in all channels in constant currency terms in the six months to 26 Nov.

It said preliminary estimates indicated first half sales of around £109m and an operating profit of around £38m.

The group said these results were in line with expectations for the year ending 3 Jun 2018 although the board was aware that it was still early in the 2017-18 financial year.

The group said it expected to announce its first half results on 9 Jan.

At 9:18am: (LON:GAW) Games Workshop Group PLC share price was +137.5p at 2095.5p

Ovid's shares for the future

Ovid's shares for the future

Speculators focus on extremes, leaving good firms at reasonable prices in the middle - unloved and undervalued. Here's why Richard Beddard's stocks are 'safest in the middle course'.

Director Deals - Games Workshop Group PLC (GAW)

Rachel Tongue, Financial Director, sold post-exercise 3,924 shares in the company on the 1st November 2017 at a price of 2284.90p. The Director now holds 8,000 shares.

Director deals data provided by www.directorsholdings.com

Director Deals - Games Workshop Group PLC (GAW)

Rachel Tongue, Financial Director, exercised 3,924 shares in the company on the 1st November 2017 at a price of 458.70p. The Director now holds 11,924 shares.

Director deals data provided by www.directorsholdings.com