Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘United Kingdom’

Medtronic receives profit, WPP aims higher

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Manufacturer of medical equipment Medtronic recorded for the first quarter to end June 30 an increase in net profits from $ 445 million, or 40 cents per share, previous year, to $ 830 million, or 76 cents per share.

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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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The treat of collapse: Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) and Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) fall

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (LON: RBS) shares continued to decline to 44.81 points, losing -0.89 (-1.95%) in the early trading session. Other British banks fall even lower. Anyway, Bulls still hope for better…

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General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), Huaneng (NYSE: HNP), and Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) shoot higher

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) starts trading in the green zone, rising to 15.62 by +0.04 (0.26%). Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares go up to 22.41 points, gaining +0.36 (1.63%).

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Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) aims higher as Barclays PLC (LON: BARC) pays a fine

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON: LLOY) rises to 70.07 points, gaining +0.66 (0.95%) at the beginning of the UK stock market trading today. Barclays PLC (LON: BARC) shares rose in price up to 320.15 points, increased by 0.58%.

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RSA Insurance Group plc (LON: RSA) and Aviva plc (LON: AV) lose foothold

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Aviva plc (LON: AV) has completed trades around 377.90, losing -9.50 (-2.45%). RSA Insurance Group plc (LON: RSA) shares have dropped to 124.50 points, down -2.28%.

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France: from one crisis to another

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

France is in disarray. According to opinion polls, the popularity of French President – Nicolas Sarkozy, for many decades, didn’t not fell so low. Recently resigned two ministers and parliamentary passions abound with light hand media – series of scandals added to the charges a suspect in the corruption minister of abuse of office in obtaining funds for Sarkozy’s presidential campaign.

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Stock market today: RSA Insurance Group plc (LON: RSA) yearns to buy Aviva plc (LON: AV)

Friday, August 13th, 2010

RSA Insurance Group plc (LON: RSA) is trying to conclude a bargain with Aviva plc (LON: AV). RSA Insurance Group plc (LON: RSA) shares drop to 127.20 points, losing -1.30 (-1.01%) in the last minute.

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Barclays PLC (LON: BARC) believes in Japan as shares rises up in the price

Friday, August 13th, 2010

Barclays PLC (LON: BARC) is the banking sector leader in the UK stock market trading. Barclays (LON: BARC) shares came close to 313.50 points, gaining +3.95 (1.28%).

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FTSE 100 index: AMEC plc (LON: AMEC) and Vodafone Group (LON: VOD) vary as Xstrata PLC (LON: XTA) falls off

Friday, August 13th, 2010

FTSE 100 index began trading in the green zone, but could not resist … FTSE 100 went up to 5,244.84 points after losing -21.22 (-0.40%) over the last 20 minutes. Investors reduce trade volumes.

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