General Finance

Facebook could see further share-price slump

What can investors expect from Facebook and Apple's results?

High valuations for Facebook will leave the firm vulnerable to a further slide in its share price, says IG analyst Chris Beauchamp.

4G roll-out leads to hike in Spirent orders

4G roll-out leads to hike in Spirent orders

Spirent Communications issued 4G licences at the end of last year to China's three telecom carriers.

REM surges after lithium "breakthrough"

REM surges after lithium "breakthrough"

Rare Earth Minerals' JV partner has confirmed battery grade lithium carbonate can be produced from the Sonora Lithium Project in Mexico.

What was the cause of Quindell's share-price slump?

What was the cause of Quindell’s share-price slump?

After Quindell's share price yo-yoed recently, users questioned if forces other than the Gotham City Research note were to blame.

ABF shares rise on Primark US expansion

ABF shares rise on Primark US expansion

Associated British Foods has announced plans to open its first Primark stores in the United States.

BP offloads Alaskan oil fields

BP offloads Alaskan oil fields

BP has agreed to sell its interest in four oil fields in Alaska to Hilcorp in a deal believed to be worth around $1.5 billion.

Sports Direct slams shareholders

Sports Direct slams shareholders

Sports Direct has claimed it was disappointed shareholders voted against plans to give founder Mike Ashley a bonus of up to £70 million.

Poison pill could block Allergan takeover

Poison pill to block Allergan takeover

Allergan has launched a shareholder rights plan in an attempt to give it time to fully assess the acquisition bid by Valeant and Pershing.

What's in store today...

What's in store today...

Wednesday will see the release of March's public finances figures and the minutes for April's Monetary Policy Committee meeting.

Wearables war takes another victim

Wearables war takes another victim

Privately-held company Fitbit has withdrawn from sale its latest and most popular activity tracker, the Fitbit Force.

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