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FTSE indices closed with a whimper, blue chips up a sliver and mid caps a whisker lower. Some retail stocks booked gains, alongside several financials and pharmas, but insurers were ballast. Debt-...

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Dragon Oil tempted by £3.6bn bid approach
Thu, 21st May 2015 - 17:39

ENOC is upping the ante in its attempt to snap up Dragon Oil, highlighting how vulnerable this list of mid-cap explorers is.

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The week ahead: Ryanair, Tate & Lyle, Micro Focus International
Fri, 22nd May 2015 - 13:08

Budget airline Ryanair and sugar and sweeteners giant Tate & Lyle will both publish final results during a shortened trading week.

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Thu, 28th May 2015 - 14:37

An exciting new division could double APC's share price, says one analyst. But investors will demand evidence that a new strategy is working first.

Thu, 28th May 2015 - 13:42

Explorers have found more oil in the seas north of the Falkland Islands, which is clearly bullish for all involved.

Thu, 28th May 2015 - 12:57

Buying uSwitch could be transformational for Zoopla, and one excited analyst thinks the shares could be worth almost two-thirds more.