Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘britain’

Flight Centre and Vitec Group earnings rise

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Australia’s largest travel agency Flight Centre has published data on record annual profits saying it expects to increase earnings next year. Thus, the company’s net profit after tax in the fiscal year to end June 30 was AUD 139, 9 million ($124 million).

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FTSE 100 index: BP plc (LON: BP), Aviva plc (LON: AV), BG Group plc (LON: BG) and AstraZeneca plc (LON: AZN) fall

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Aviva plc (LON: AV) shares went up to 385.70 points, ater a collapse by -5.50 (-1.41%) at the beginning of British trading. BP plc (LON: BP) continued its decline to 380.15 points, losing -10.45 (-2.68%).

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Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) catches mad bearish trend

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Shares in British banks were down on the FTSE 100 in morning trading as investors continued to fret about the prospects of economic recovery. Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc shares continued to decline sharply to 44.81 points, losing -0.89 (-1.95%) in the early trading session. The other British banks fall even lower.

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GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON: GSK) falls as Cosco Pacific aims higher

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

The third-largest operator of container terminals Cosco Pacific has published profit’s data. The Cosco profit had risen by 82% in the first half due to the recovery of world trade and sale of shares in the logistics enterprise.

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On the brink of red abyss: Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) and Barclays PLC (LON: BARC)

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

The British stock market remains in the red zone. The banking sector is weak, the main bank shares are falling in price since the beginning of trading. Trading volumes have increased in the first half of the trading session.

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Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) and Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) will fluctuate

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010

British banks had a very unfortunate week. Bear market trend is captured every day. Investors prefer to sell shares on a background of constant fluctuations. Bullish expectations were not fulfilled.

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Mitchells & Butlers plc (LON: MAB) starts a huge sale as Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) climbs

Friday, August 20th, 2010

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) shares rose to 50.23 points (+0.34%) in early trading. At the same time, Mitchells & Butlers plc (LON: MAB) shares lost in value. Mitchells & Butlers falls to 295.40 points, down -0.40 (-0.14%).

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Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC) and Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) go down into the red

Friday, August 20th, 2010

Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) shares are falling in price to 45.85 points, losing -0.62 (-1.33%). Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC) fell to 13.02 points, down -0.30 (-2.25%) yesterday.

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BP plc (LON: BP): the great sale is canceled

Friday, August 20th, 2010

BP plc (LON: BP) shares fall during this week, but… English oil company British Petroleum plc (LON: BP) may sell its 50 percent stake in Russian-British TNK-BP, – wrote earlier British newspapers. But, the rumors are not true.

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FTSE 100 index slips as Legal & General Group Plc (LON: LGEN) and Man Group Plc (LON: EMG) fall

Friday, August 20th, 2010

The British stock market can not get out of the red zone today. FTSE 100 index fall to 5,183.71 points, losing -27.58 (-0.53%). Legal & General Group Plc (LON: LGEN) reduced to 92.65 points (-1.44%).

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