UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 16 – Reuters UK

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 16 – Reuters UK

July 16 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 20 points lower at 6,273 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * OIL COMPANIES: A group of the world's top oil companies including Saudi Aramco, China's CNPC and Exxon Mobil have for the first time set targets to cut their combined greenhouse gas emission.…
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 20 – Reuters UK

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 20 – Reuters UK

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 5 points lower at 6,286 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers. * RIGHTMOVE: British property website Rightmove said a mini housing market boom was gathering pace after a tax cut by finance minister Rishi Sunak. * MARKS AND SPENCER: British retailer Marks and Spencer Group Plc plans to…
UK bans Huawei from its 5G network: reaction – Reuters UK

UK bans Huawei from its 5G network: reaction – Reuters UK

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered Huawei equipment to be purged completely from Britain’s 5G network by 2027, risking the ire of China by signalling that the world’s biggest telecoms equipment maker is no longer welcome in the West. Huawei headquarters building is pictured in Reading, Britain July 14, 2020. REUTERS/Matthew ChildsFollowing…
UK Stocks-Factors to watch July 23 – Reuters UK

UK Stocks-Factors to watch July 23 – Reuters UK

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 7 points lower on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * ANTOFAGASTA: One of the world's largest copper producers, Chilean miner Antofagasta, and workers at its Zaldivar mine decided to extend government-mediated talks for a new union contract and avoid a strike, a union source said on Wednesday night.…
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 5 – Reuters UK

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 5 – Reuters UK

(Adds futures, news items) Aug 5 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 2 points higher at 6,038 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.5% ahead of cash markets open. * METRO BANK: Britain’s Metro Bank swung to a 240 million pounds ($313.92 million) loss for the first half of…
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 4 – Reuters UK

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 4 – Reuters UK

(Adds futures, news items) Aug 4 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 12 points lower at 6,021 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.1% ahead of cash markets open. * EASYJET: British low cost airline easyJet said it planned to fly about 40% of its capacity over the rest…
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 3 – Reuters UK

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 3 – Reuters UK

(Adds futures, news items) Aug 3 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 23 points higher at 5,921 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.3% ahead of cash markets open. * SENIOR: British aerospace supplier Senior Plc swung to a loss in the first half of 2020 and shelved its…
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 30 – Reuters UK

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 30 – Reuters UK

(Adds futures, news items) July 30 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 15 points higher at 6,147 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.3% ahead of cash markets open. * SHELL: Royal Dutch Shell said its second-quarter writedowns include the OPL 245 licence for an offshore oilfield in Nigeria…
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 28 – Reuters UK

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 28 – Reuters UK

(Adds futures and company news items) July 28 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 16 points higher at 6,121 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.27% ahead of cash market open. * ASTRAZENECA: AstraZeneca Plc said its diabetes treatment Farxiga met the main goal in a late-stage trial testing…
UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 6 – Reuters UK

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 6 – Reuters UK

(Adds futures, news items) July 6 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 82 points higher at 6,239 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures rising 1.6% ahead of cash markets open. * LLOYDS BANKING GROUP: Lloyds Banking Group Chief Executive Officer António Horta-Osório will step down next year after spending a…