Sector movers: Oil equipment and lenders' shares weaken on concern around second Covid-19 wave
Mon 21 September 2020 20:22
(Sharecast News) - Cyclicals were all lower at the end of the week as investors recoiled at the prospect that Covid-19 lockdown measures across the Continent might be tightened amid the renewed increases in the number of novel coronavirus infections.
Sector movers: Relief rally in Hiscox after High Court ruling, fresh gains for grocers
Tue 15 September 2020 16:36
(Sharecast News) - A sharp rebound in shares of non-life insurer Hiscox pushed its sector to the top of the leaderboard after the High Court's ruling on so-called Business Interruption costs in the wake of the pandemic.
Sector movers: Big pharma, support services pace gains
Mon 07 September 2020 14:57
(Sharecast News) - Big Pharma paced gains in London at the start of the week, led by shares in Dechra Pharmaceuticals after the veterinary drugs maker hiked its dividend payout following what it described as an "encouraging" start to its new financial yea
Sector movers: Miners, Homebuilders pace losses as sentiment shifts a tad
Thu 03 September 2020 17:06
(Sharecast News) - Miners and Homebuilders paced fallers in the stockmarket on Thursday with a slightly worse-than-expected reading on initial weekly jobless claims acting as the apparent trigger for the selling.