Thu 31st Jul 14, 12:59
Better-than-expected second-quarter results from Lloyds Banking Group have prompted Investec to repeat its 'buy' recommendation for the stock.
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Yet more upbeat economic data pushed US stock futures sharply lower on Thursday as investor fears about policy tightening dampened risk appetite. 28 minutes ago
Confirmation by Afren that its chief executive officer (CEO) and chief operating officer (COO) have been suspended is not going to be good for sentiment, according to analysts at Liberum. 2 hours ago
Good demand for spring and summer fashion ranges brightened up first quarter sales at ladies' fashion discounter Bonmarché. 2 hours ago
Profits accelerated past forecasts at car dealer Inchcape in the first half of the year as Europe and Singapore recovered and Asia continued to motor ahead. 2 hours ago
Numis Securities has kept an upbeat view of Weir after the engineering group's in-line interim results, but reiterated its 'hold' rating on the stock, saying that the current valuation is full. 2 hours ago
RPS, which provides consultancy services to the natural resources, land and property sectors, said first-half pre-tax profit rose as the European business continued its steady growth. 2 hours ago
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With all of the conflicts going on in the world at the moment, Gaza under attack, Syria still in turmoil and also, the downing of a commercial airliner over Ukraine airspace, it seems prudent to understand what effect these various conflicts have on the market, from either a risk management or trading point of view.
In terms of safe haven asset effects, it was the latest issue arising in Ukraine that had the biggest effect so far. With the latest situation, involving the shooting down of a commercial Malaysian airliner by apparent pro Russian Ukraine separatists, the safe haven/risk off dynamic played nicely in the hands of savvy traders.
Lately, I have found myself in and out every day trading the Dow Jones. Even with bad sun burn I still maintain a high tolerance when it comes to missing out on a 30 pip rally with this naughty index.
If I get in and it goes against me, I hold the position as I trade with 150-point stops. Once it comes back into profit, I wait and I WAIT for the big move lower and it never comes – so I end up holding the position for longer than I should as it begins its ascent on the way back up.
Germany-focused workspace owner and operator Sirius Real Estate (SRE) has restructured its property portfolio and returned to the dividend list.
Sirius owns and operates 33 business parks, industrial facilities and offices in Germany. The company offers flexible workspace predominantly aimed at small and medium-sized companies, although it also has large companies, such as Siemens, as clients. There is more than one million square metres of lettable space.
Using technical analysis and the market fundamentals to review what happened to affect the major currencies last week and a look ahead for the big currency pairs this week.
Looking at the euro versus the dollar, analyst Jameel Ahmed from FXTM said the signs of a short-term bullish trend line in the EUR/USD that began to form the week prior turned out to be exactly that, a short-term bull.
With the Dow, S&P, NASDAQ, FTSE 100, DAX, FTSE 250 and RUSSELL 2000 sitting at either all-time highs or near multi-year highs it may feel like all the deals and bargains have gone. But determined stockpicking can still find undervalued gems.
This month I will take a look at a stock which I think still has tremendous value even after the recent bounce: Blackberry (NYSE:BBRY)