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Haleon Shares Can Re-Rate Due to ‘Class-Leading Growth’

Haleon (LON: HLN) shares have been ranging for some time now, despite the just over 3% increase in the year-to-date. However, one bank believes the shares can re-rate.

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Primark Owner ABF Profits Jump, Raises Interim Dividend

Associated British Foods (LON: ABF), the owner of Primark and various food brands, reported a substantial increase in profits for the first half of their financial year on Tuesday. 

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The FTSE 100 Jumps – What to Watch This Week

The FTSE 100 jumped to 7,990 in early Monday trading on April 22, 2024, rising 1.2%, following Friday’s 0.24% rise. London’s blue-chip index closed 18.8 points higher at 7,895.85 on Friday.

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Quanex to Acquire Tyman in ‘Transformative’ £788m Deal

In a significant development within the building products sector, Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE: NX) announced it has agreed on a deal to acquire FTSE-250 company Tyman (LON: TYMN).

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Gender Parity At Top Table: BP Adjusts Leadership Team in Strategic Reorganization

In a decisive move toward a more streamlined corporate structure, BP has announced a consolidation in its executive leadership team as new Chief Executive Murray Auchincloss takes the reins of the oil titan. The top echelon o

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Argo Blockchain Shares Down 59% this Year – Will it Get Worse After Bitcoin Halving?

Argo Blockchain (LON: ARB), a London-listed Bitcoin mining company, has seen its share price plummet by a substantial 59% so far in 2024. This decline comes amidst a broader slump in Bitcoin mining stocks.

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Warpaint to Outperform – Berenberg

Berenberg analysts predicted a surge for Warpaint (LON: W7L) shares in a note this week, outlining reasons why the company is poised to outperform the market. 

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Hipgnosis Songs Fund Board Agrees Takeover Offer from Concord

Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited (LON: SONG) announced Thursday that it has agreed a takeover offer from Concord Chorus Limited, an entity controlled by Alchemy Copyrights, trading as Concord. The acquisition is valued at approxi

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EasyJet Reduces Winter Losses On Strong Easter Demand

EasyJet (LON: EZJ) released a trading update for the six months that ended March 31 on Wednesday, revealing a year-on-year increase in revenue and a reduction in its first-half “seasonal” losses.

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GSK’s Vaccine Promises a Leap in Immunisation Efficiency

GlaxoSmithKline's (LON:GSK) share price has risen quite dramatically since the beginning of the year with a 108.70 point gain (+7.35%). Although the share price has seen a decline in the last 5 days, down 2.16%, the news of G

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Easing Food Price Inflation Offers Respite for UK Supermarkets

Consumers in the UK have seen a welcome slowdown in the surge of grocery prices, presenting a potentially advantageous situation for both shoppers and supermarkets. The plateauing of food price inflation comes as a breath of

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Reckitt Benckiser Shares Have Tumbled – Here’s Why

Reckitt Benckiser (LON: RKT), the Anglo-Dutch consumer goods giant behind Dettol disinfectant and many other major brands, has seen its shares tumble over the last couple of months. This decline stems from a double whammy of

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Asos Revenue Falls, Reports First Half Loss

Online clothing retailer Asos (LON: ASC) reported its interim results on Wednesday, with revenue declining year-on-year and the company sinking to a first-half loss.

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BP to Cut Over 100 Jobs in its EV Charging Division: Shares Down Today

BP's (LON: BP) share price has dropped by 1.99% this afternoon on a difficult start to the day all around for markets.

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Marks & Spencer: Analysts Bullish Despite Pullback

Despite a recent pullback in Marks & Spencer's (LON: MKS) stock price, analysts remain bullish on the iconic British retailer's continued turnaround prospects.

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Dr Martens Issues Cautious Outlook, CEO to Step Down

Footwear company Dr. Martens provided a trading update Tuesday, alongside its outlook for the next financial year. The company said its full-year 2024 results are expected to be in line with guidance and consensus expectation

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The FTSE 100 Slides – Here’s What to Watch This Week

The FTSE 100 is trading at 7,965 in early Monday trading on April 15, 2024, falling 0.38%, following Friday’s 0.91% gain. The London blue-chip index closed up 71.78 points at 7,995.65 on Friday.

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Inchcape to Sell UK Retail Operations to Group 1 for £346m

Automotive company Inchcape (LON: INCH) announced the sale of its UK retail operations to Group 1 Automotive UK Limited in a cash deal worth approximately £346 million. The move is said to align with Inchcape's strategy to fo

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Petrofac Shares (PFC) Tumbling Today, -27% As Talks with Lenders to Restructure Debt Ongoing

Petrofac (LON: PFC) provided an update today on its ongoing efforts to address its financial situation. The company said it is actively engaged in discussions with various stakeholders as part of a strategic and financial rev

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WOSG Shares Down 46% This Year, Here’s Why

Watches of Switzerland (WOSG) shares have plunged a staggering 46% so far in 2024, leaving investors wondering if and when it can recover.

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Darktrace Lifts Guidance After Returning to Growth – Shares Up 6% In Early Trading

Cybersecurity firm Darktrace (LON: DARK) raised its annual revenue and margin forecasts for the third time this year after the company's third-quarter revenue rose 26.5%. DARK shares soared on open, pushing their way up to 47

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Deliveroo Shares Are Rising – Here’s Why Analysts Are Bullish 

Deliveroo (LON: ROO) has impressed investors by increasing its revenue and growing steadily despite the challenging economic conditions. This growth has helped push its shares 13% higher over the last month. 

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Today In Markets – FTSE100 & 250 Up, Tesco Shines, US CPI Print Causes Concern Stateside

In a dramatic day of trading, London's premier stock index, the FTSE 100, managed to carve out gains, closing at 7,961—a modest ascent of 26.42 points (0.33%). The blue-chip gauge saw a turbulent session, initially gearing to

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