Breaking Market News

Latest Price Chart
Updated: 1 hour 59 min ago

FTSE indices were mixed to midday despite a posse of blue-chips rising on news flow, with Sage (SGE), Imperial Tobacco (IMT), GKN (GKN) and Legal & General (LGEN) all benefitting. Sainsbury (...

Commodities News

Shell profits plunge could have been worse
Thu, 30th April 2015 - 13:06

Its profits slumped by more than half in the first quarter, but Shell still did better-than-expected and there's interest in the shares at these levels.

Economic news

Week ahead: General Election, Sainsbury's, GlaxoSmithKline, BG Group
Fri, 1st May 2015 - 17:07

Find out what Investec Securities has to say on next week's general election, plus all the usual company analysis and economic data.

Business News

Wed, 6th May 2015 - 13:57

It has lost money for the first time in 10 years, and new boss Mike Coupe will be clocking up overtime restoring Sainsbury's to former glory.

Wed, 6th May 2015 - 13:10

A six-year-long rally has Sage shares at a 14-year high. Half-year results are good, but a key meeting next month holds the key to further gains.

Wed, 6th May 2015 - 10:49

An American hedge fund manager who made millions by predicting the sub-prime crisis has now launched an attack on the fracking industry.