General Finance

Premier considers upgrade as production beats expectations

Premier considers upgrade as production beats expectations

Premier Oil's production beat expectations with growth of 11%, averaging 65,000 barrels of oil per day.

Quindell meets targets as traders sell

Quindell meets targets as traders sell

Despite half-year results showing strong growth and a positive outlook, Quindell's share price fell by nearly 8% in morning trading.

Glencore results split experts

Glencore results split experts

Commodity trading and mining company Glencore announced it will embark on a $1 billion share buy-back programme.

Analysts upbeat as Robinson falls

Analysts upbeat as Robinson falls

Packaging manufacturer Robinson's pre-tax profit plummeted by 86% in the six months to 30 June.

Balfour rejects Carillion again

Balfour rejects Carillion again

Construction firm Balfour Beatty has rejected rival company Carillion's merger bid for the third time.

Priced-in Persimmon impresses

Priced-in Persimmon impresses

Housebuilder Persimmon has enjoyed a buoyant housing market and posted strong first-half results, but the good news may already be priced in.

Cairn conserves cash, wins approval

Cairn conserves cash, wins approval

The oil explorer and developer is currently committed to seven exploration and appraisal wells over the next 12 months.

BHP confirms demerger plans in "boring" results

BHP confirms demerger plans in "boring" results

To streamline its businesses and improve productivity, BHP Billiton confirmed its plans to spin off a selection of non-core assets.

Hornby sorts out supply chain

Hornby sorts out supply chain

Although Hornby's numbers still lack the wow-factor, the company could be turning itself around.

What's in store today...

What's in store today...

The market is expected to be waiting for news of BHP Billiton's demerger plans in its full-year results on Tuesday.

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