Sector movers: Miners, Media, Banks all higher
Wed 14 February 2018 15:56
(ShareCast News) - Cyclicals were clearly in demand on Thursday, with Industrial Metals&Mining and Mining towards the top of the leaderboard as the US dollar gave back some of its recent ill-gotten gains and the start of the Lunar New Year holidays saw so
Sector movers: Loose talk sinks ships
Tue 06 February 2018 16:43
(ShareCast News) - Like the day before, it was some of the more defensive issues in the market that bore the brunt of selling despite the rout in equities worldwide, with recent slight shifts in expectations for policy tightening by the Federal Reserve in
Sector movers: Bouncy AstraZeneca helps lift pharma stocks, BT sinks fixed-line sector
Fri 02 February 2018 16:12
(ShareCast News) - AstraZeneca led the pharmaceuticals sector higher on a choppy day for the stock, as investors weighed up news of a US legal dispute with Array BioPharma against its full-year results.
Sector movers: Royal Mail delivers for industrial transportation, Vodafone drags mobile telecoms
Thu 01 February 2018 18:16
(ShareCast News) - Royal Mail was leading the industrial transportation sector higher, after it reached agreement with the Communications Workers Union regarding the company's ten-month-long dispute with the trade body over plans to replace its defined be
Sector movers: Johnson Matthey leads chemicals higher, housebuilders take a beating
Wed 31 January 2018 17:14
(ShareCast News) - Chemicals were leading the charge into the green on the London bourse today, after Johnson Matthey announced the sale of its automotive battery systems business to US power company Cummins.