Name Value Chg Time
FTSE 100 7,328.92
0.00 07:27:07
S&P 500 2,693.13
-15.51 07:27:07
Dow Jones I.A. 24,664.89
-83.18 07:27:07
Hang Seng 30,484.93
-223.51 07:27:07
Gold 1,348.60
-2.85 07:27:07
Brent Crude 73.78
0.30 07:27:07
  • Oil prices won't top $100 in the next decade, OPEC predicts

    Monday 11 May 2015

    Crude will stay below the $100-a-barrel (bbl) level for at least the next 10 years, according to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).
    The forecast, from a draft report of an OPEC staff meeting seen by The Wall Street Journal, suggests that the price of Brent will only be $76/bbl by 2025 in the most optimistic scenario.

    Its most pessimistic assumption, however, predicted that crude could drop to as little as $40/bbl within a decade.

    A delega…

  • Rate-hike guidance should remain cloudy, says Fed's Williams

    Monday 11 May 2015

    The Federal Reserve should not give financial markets an exact timing on the first increase in interest rates, according to the president of the San Francisco Fed John Williams.
    "My personal preference is that we don't have the most…

  • Greece completes latest payment to IMF

    Monday 11 May 2015

    Athens has issued an order for its latest debt payment of €754m to the International Monetary Fund to be executed.
    The news, first reported by Reuters, came ahead of Monday afternoon's meeting of Eurozone finance ministers.

  • Lord Sugar quits "anti-enterprise" Labour party

    Monday 11 May 2015

    Lord Sugar has quit the Labour party citing its "negative business policies and the general anti-enterprise concepts" as the reason behind his decision.
    The Apprentice host, who was appointed a peer in 2009 under the previous Labour…

  • Whistl sheds 2,000 staff after suspending "end-to-end" deliveries

    Monday 11 May 2015

    Whistl, a wholly owned subsidiary of PostNL, have sent 2,000 staff home from their west London, Manchester and Liverpool depots, after difficult postal market conditions pushed the company to halt its 'end-to-end' (E2E) delivery service.…

IPO's Centre

Name Start Broker Type Sector

Flotation Announced

Boku 20-Nov-2017 Peel Hunt Public Offer Financial services
M7 Multi-Let REIT 13-Nov-2017 Akur Limited Placing Commercial real estate
Contour Global TBC NM Rothschild Introduction Energy

Press Speculation

Freeagent TBC N+1 Singer Advisory Public Offer Software

London Global Alerts

London Global Alerts are updated durning market hours 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

Broker Views

Company Name Broker name Recommendation Price Price Target Broker Change
AstraZeneca Credit Suisse Outperform 4,955.50p 5,800.00p Reiteration
Whitbread HSBC Hold 4,186.00p 4,800.00p DownGrade
Weir Group Citigroup Buy 2,250.00p 2,500.00p Reiteration
Ashmore Group JP Morgan Cazenove Neutral 419.00p 440.00p Reiteration
Breedon Group Berenberg Bank Buy 85.50p 100.00p Reiteration
Breedon Group Numis Buy 85.50p 96.00p Reiteration
Legal & General Group Berenberg Bank Buy 273.50p 334.00p Reiteration
South32 Limited (DI) Deutsche Hold 211.40p 185.00p Upgrade

Director Deals

Date Company Name Ticker Director Trade Volume / Price Trade Value
19-Apr-18 Bunzl BNZL Hussey, Paul Nicholas Sell 3,630 @ 2,114.32p £76,750
19-Apr-18 Bunzl BNZL Hussey, Paul Nicholas Sell 5,624 @ 2,114.32p £118,909
19-Apr-18 Huntsworth HNT Jones, Neil Sell 122,428 @ 97.47p £119,331
19-Apr-18 Huntsworth HNT Jones, Neil Buy 122,428 @ 97.50p £119,367
19-Apr-18 Jupiter European Opportunities Trust JEO Lamont of Lerwick, Lord Buy 1,980 @ 742.38p £14,699
19-Apr-18 Primary Health Properties PHP Kennell, Geraldine Placing 232,951 @ 108.00p £251,587
19-Apr-18 Primary Health Properties PHP Howell, Richard Placing 63,000 @ 108.00p £68,040
19-Apr-18 Primary Health Properties PHP Wiles , Nick Placing 26,470 @ 108.00p £28,588

Browse by Index or Sector

Top Movers

Company Value Chg Time
Shire Plc
3,975.00 p
5.9% 17:10:09
Rentokil Initial
285.20 p
4.5% 17:02:09
1,156.00 p
3.6% 17:10:09
NMC Health
3,596.00 p
2.7% 17:02:55
5,558.00 p
2.6% 17:03:56

Top of Page