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Aerospace & Defence

20 Nov

Aerospace & Defence

A lack of immediate catalysts for the sector's two largest constituents mean the year-to-date underperformance is likely to continue.


23 Oct


We remain overall buyers of the sector but suggest investors seek value and stability at the higher end of the company spectrum.

Broadcasting & Entertainment

16 Oct

Broadcasting & Entertainment

We are cautious on BSkyB but there are some opportunities further down the food chain of which UTV appears the most compelling.

Support Services

09 Oct

Support Services

Good stock selection is increasingly important as markets, including support services sector indices, trend sideways.

Software & Computer Services - Healthcare IT

02 Oct

Software & Computer Services - Healthcare IT

The increasing influence of private sector IT suppliers to the NHS could be among the answers to budgetary conundrum Britain faces.

Asset Managers

18 Sep

Asset Managers

After a strong run investors should be selective but there are a number of long-term drivers in support of the Asset Management sector.

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FTSE 100

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Anglo American 1380.00 Riser +6.69%
Rio Tinto plc 3042.00 Riser +6.18%
Tullow Oil plc 505.00 Riser +5.80%
Fresnillo 763.50 Riser +5.31%
BHP Billiton plc 1662.00 Riser +5.02%

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Imperial Tobacco Group 2885.00 Faller -1.33%
TUI Travel Plc 423.40 Faller -0.87%
Carnival plc 2617.00 Faller -0.80%
easyJet plc 1553.00 Faller -0.77%
Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc 377.70 Faller -0.76%

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Lloyds Banking Group plc 115,593,049
Glencore plc 64,168,640
Vodafone Group plc 59,357,383
Barclays plc 54,554,025
BP Plc 30,456,255

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