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Intertek justifies rating and hikes divi

Intertek justifies rating and hikes divi

Growth has slowed at Intertek over the past few years and, despite a premium rating, an upturn in oil & gas, revenue stability and consistent cash flow could drive further gains.

Sirius Minerals outperforms again

Sirius Minerals outperforms again

The fertiliser Sirius Minerals plans to dig up at its delayed York Potash project has produced encouraging results from a global crop study.

Lloyds bulls out in force

Lloyds bulls out in force

Having had the weekend to mull over Friday's results, three of the City's big names have decided Lloyds Banking is worth much more than this - buy, buy, buy.

BPI undervalued

BPI undervalued

A sixth year of profit growth has won BPI a fan club in the City, and membership is growing, too.

Bid talk and debt delay excite Afren

Bid talk and debt delay excite Afren

Afren is keeping the wolf from the door, but this situation cannot last. A bid looks increasingly like the only option.

The week ahead: Ashtead, Glencore, ITV

The week ahead: Ashtead, Glencore, ITV

A raft of UK companies will publish full-year results next week, including Taylor Wimpey, Glencore, ITV and Carillion.

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.

Lloyds confirms £535m dividend

Lloyds confirms £535m dividend

Back on the dividend list and with profits rising fast, Lloyds is restoring credibility in the City. It's why the management team has awarded itself multi-million pound pay deals.

PwC makes Quindell wait

PwC makes Quindell wait

Quindell shareholders will have to wait another few weeks to hear what accountants PwC think of the business.

Two small-cap oil companies are still a buy

Two small-cap oil companies are still a buy

One City broker has taken a very thick red pen to forecasts for small cap oil explorers. Find out which two it still thinks are worth buying.

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