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NASDAQ 100 5,873.3325 86.7956 1.5000% 22/08/2017
DOW JONES 21,894.2695 196.1400 0.9037% 22/08/2017
EUR/USD 1.1780 0.0020 0.1360% 01/01/70 00:00:00
GBP/USD 1.2810 -0.0020 -0.1480% 01/01/70 00:00:00
GOLD 1,284.2000 0.0000 0.0000% 22/08/17 22:00:12
BRENT CRUDE 52.8600 0.0000 0.0000% 21/08/17 10:40:18
UK RISK PREMIUM 69.0000 1.0000 1.4700% 23/08/17 10:20:01
BITCOIN/USD 135.0000 135.0000 0.0000% 25/02/14 01:59:06

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. 155.48 4.34 23:07
Activision Blizzard Inc. 64.26 4.01 23:05
Fastenal Co. 41.40 3.58 22:15
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. 138.20 3.57 22:53
Lam Research Corp. 163.81 3.42 22:56

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc. 231.65 -1.09 23:00
Intel Corp. 34.65 -0.77 23:06
Mattel Inc. 16.31 -0.67 23:00
American Airlines Group 45.41 -0.66 22:56
Liberty Global Plc Lilac Class C 25.67 -0.35 22:55

Top News

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Analysts take axe to Provident Financial ratings, estimates

Analysts take axe to Provident Financial ratings, estimates

Wed, 23 August 2017

(ShareCast News) - Analysts at Barclays, Citi and JPMorgan took an axe to their ratings on subprime lender Provident Financial on Wednesday after it issued its second profit warning in two months the ... [more]

Wednesday newspaper round-up: Identity theft, Vodafone/OpenReach, Provident Financial

Wed, 23 August 2017

(ShareCast News) - Eric Daniels, the chief executive of Lloyds Bank when it was bailed out with £20bn of taxpayer money during the 2008 financial crisis, is suing the bank for hundreds of thousands of... [more]

Wednesday preview: WPP results under spotlight, while eurozone and US PMI eyed

Tue, 22 August 2017

(ShareCast News) - Wednesday offers a slight lull in the week, but there is still a barrage of services and manufacturing purchasing managers' index surveys across Europe and from the US, plus results... [more]

Company News [more]

Rising costs negate revenue improvement at Robinson

Rising costs negate revenue improvement at Robinson

Wed, 23 August 2017

(ShareCast News) - Plastic and rigid box designer and manufacturer Robinson reported a 6% improvement in first-half revenue on Wednesday, to £13.5m, which its board said was lifted by "favourable exch... [more]

GAME Digital bursts through the ceiling after year-end update

Wed, 23 August 2017

(ShareCast News) - GAME Digital announced it had experienced better-than-expected sales in the second half following the launch of Nintendo's Switch console that drove an 8.8% increase in its UK video... [more]

Premier African Minerals ups stake in Circum

Wed, 23 August 2017

(ShareCast News) - Premier African Minerals agreed to acquire an additional interest in Circum Minerals from Sabona Investment.... [more]

Economic News [more]

Brexit uncertainties to cause 'broadly flat' house price growth in London

Wed, 23 August 2017

(ShareCast News) - In a recent survey conducted by Bloomberg News, 10 out of 14 economists said future political economic uncertainties would likely stall London house prices for the coming years.... [more]

Director Dealings [more]

Directors deals: New Capita chairman buys in

Thu, 29 June 2017

(ShareCast News) - Capita's chairman, Sir Ian Powell bought some shares in the process solutions outsourcer on 28 June.... [more]

Week Ahead

Week ahead: Not everything that happens at Jackson Hole stays there

Fri, 18 August 2017

(ShareCast News) - In the coming week, the spotlight will be on the Federal Reserve bank of Kansas City's Symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.... [more]