General Finance

City view on Barclays

City view on Barclays

An improvement in Barclays' (BARC) investment banking arm will trigger a "serious" rerating of the company's share price, reckons one broker.

Has rallying RBS hit a ceiling?

Has rallying RBS hit a ceiling?

Royal Bank of Scotland impressed the market Friday with a third consecutive quarter of profits.

SuperGroup takes super pounding

SuperGroup takes super pounding

SuperGroup spooked the market on Friday with a profits warning as warmer weather forced it to bring forward a trading update.

An 8% yield and chronically undervalued

An 8% yield and chronically undervalued

Despite stockmarket volatility, Entu (UK), the Manchester-based supplier of home improvement and energy efficiency products, has begun trading on AIM.

Engineers are oversold

Engineers are oversold

UK engineers have been hammered recently, but the sell-off has been overdone, says UBS, which reckons the sector looks cheap.

BT down, but not out

BT down, but not out

BT's market is fiercely competitive, revenue is down and terrier-like regulator Ofcom is an ever-present threat to the telecoms operator.

Barclays flushes out bank bulls

Barclays flushes out bank bulls

Despite some uncertainty, one broker rates Barclays as his top bank pick for the next year.

Green light for Gulf Keystone at Akri-Bijeel

Green light for Gulf Keystone at Akri-Bijeel

An investor stampede at Gulf Keystone that began on Wednesday with a 30% surge continued on Thursday, taking the two-day gain to 40%.

The Insider: City deals uncovered

The Insider: City deals uncovered

The most significant director share deals of the week and what they reveal about company prospects.

Tesco now investigated for fraud

Tesco now investigated for fraud

The Serious Fraud Office has stepped in to investigate book-keeping practices at Tesco.

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