Investors Waiting for Trump’s Announcement

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The FTSE 100 opened relatively flat on Wednesday morning as investors waited for some news about US President Trump’s tax plans. The pound has slipped against the dollar, but remains flat against the dollar.

One of the early strong performers is Croda International, which published its first quarter results to a good response from analysts. Croda appears to be on track to deliver some continued profits and progress over the course of the year.

Trump’s tax plan is dominating the headlines today, and investors are looking for possible roadblocks that could interfere with his proposals. His previous struggles with the health care bill have led to people questioning whether the tax proposals could come through. Trump is expected to introduce cuts to corporation tax, down from 35%...

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