Sector movers: Oil and housebuilders lead the downside
Thu 17 January 2019 14:46
(Sharecast News) - Food producers and the software and computer services sectors flattered to deceive as one leading light cast a reflected glory on their peers, while oil companies and housebuilders were more consistent in their slumps on Thursday tradin
Sector movers: Resources a drag, life insurers continue rally
Wed 16 January 2019 15:02
(Sharecast News) - London's blue chip stocks were dragged into the red by oil companies and miners, while life insurers and Brexit-sensitive sectors such as retailers and housebuilders were noticeable on the upside.
Sector movers: Miners climb on China, investors mostly await Brexit vote
Tue 15 January 2019 13:49
(Sharecast News) - Gains for miners were among the few strong sector trends on Tuesday, as investors adopted a wait-and-see approach as MPs debated Brexit ahead of the "meaningful" vote on Theresa May's deal due in the evening.
Sector movers: Pharma downers, while housebuilders rise and fall
Mon 14 January 2019 15:31
(Sharecast News) - Drug companies were a downer on Monday on concerns about the effect for the industry of US political consensus over lowering prices, while housebuilders led in early trade but subsided fairly steeply as the day progressed.