The share price of FTSE 250 IT infrastructure outfit Computacenter rose by 5.87% after the company outperformed expectations to deliver record revenues.
FTSE 100 fashion brand Burberry said that retail sales during the 13 weeks ended 29th December dropped by 1%, but there were positive notes in the details.
AIM-listed high street retailer Hotel Chocolat announced that revenues for final weeks of 2018 were 15% higher than during the same period of 2017.
Robert Stephens, CFA, argues that West End-based REIT Shaftesbury could offer long-term investment appeal.
The share price of budget airline EasyJet climbed by 6.99% after the firm’s revenues for the three months to 31st December rose by 13.7%.
FTSE 250 online trading firm IG Group saw its share price drop after operating profits for the six months ended 30th November fell by 18%.
AIM-listed life science IT service specialist Instem said that all areas of its business saw strengthening margins during the year.
We Brits think of America as the Right Nation – an inherently pro-capitalist society. Yet a new generation of socialist politicians in America is making its mark. They just might take power in 2020 in a backlash against Trumpery, says Victor Hill.
The share price of bookmaker William Hill fell by 3.30% after it said that operating profits from continuing operations during 2018 were down by 15%.
Business intelligence and events firm Dods Group said that trading conditions in the United Kingdom had been challenging during the final quarter of 2018.