FTSE Off to Weak Start on Thursday

Thursday, August 25, 2016

The FTSE 100 slipped by 24 points during the early part of Thursday’s trading, with the main winner in the first hour being CRH, who gained 21 points in the first hour, while the biggest loser was shire, who dropped three percent in that time.

The price of Brent Crude is down by around 1.7 percent, as hopes of a production freeze by the OPEC fell. US inventories data shows that there is a clear oversupply.

US equities last night ended on a weak note, with pharmaceuticals in particular struggling after presidential candidate Hilary Clinton promised that she planned to take a hard line on drug pricing if she is elected.

The Dow Jones fell by 65 points overnight, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq are down...

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CompanyPriceChange
Shawbrook Group223.40p19.10 % rise9.35 %
Aldermore Group160.10p13.10 % rise8.91 %
John Laing Group254.00p17.70 % rise7.49 %
OneSavings Bank290.10p12.80 % rise4.62 %
Playtech928.00p28.50 % rise3.17 %
CompanyPriceChange
Entertainment One ..215.10p35.70 % fall14.23 %
Allied Minds384.20p24.80 % fall6.06 %
Hochschild Mining270.00p14.00 % fall4.93 %
Carillion281.70p14.50 % fall4.90 %
Just Eat545.50p23.50 % fall4.13 %

IndexValueChange
FTSE 1006,816.900.00 (unchanged)0.00 %
FTSE 25017,882.850.00 (unchanged)0.00 %
FTSE 3503,774.880.00 (unchanged)0.00 %
FTSE Small Cap4,889.910.00 (unchanged)0.00 %
FTSE All Share3,717.520.00 (unchanged)0.00 %
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