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Broker tips: National Express, Drax, BAE Systems

Broker tips: National Express, Drax, BAE Systems

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Investec has upgraded National Express to 'buy' from 'hold' and hiked the price target to 385p from 335p.... [more]

Sector movers: Miners down most, whiff of poilitical risk in the air

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Miners and steel firms fell back as the price for many industrial metals retreated, to the benefit of the more defensive segments of the market, amid a wider pull-back in investors'... [more]

National Express boosted by Investec upgrade

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Investec has upgraded National Express to 'buy' from 'hold' and hiked the price target to 385p from 335p.... [more]

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AstraZeneca receives positive CHMP recommendation for hyperkalaemia drug

AstraZeneca receives positive CHMP recommendation for hyperkalaemia drug

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - AstraZeneca has received a positive recommendation for its treatment of a condition caused by cardiovascular, renal and metabolic diseases.... [more]

Heathrow pre-tax profit surges as it prepares for expansion

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Heathrow posted its results for the 2016 calendar year on Friday, with revenue rising 1.5% to £2.81bn and adjusted EBITDA improving 4.8% to £1.68bn.... [more]

Sound Energy says TE-8 well drilled to first casing point

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Africa- and Europe-focused upstream gas company Sound Energy upstream said the third Tendrara well, TE-8, has been drilled to the first casing point at a measured depth (MD) of 461m... [more]

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Berenberg downgrades Goldman Sachs as Trump rally 'may have peaked'

Berenberg downgrades Goldman Sachs as Trump rally 'may have peaked'

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Goldman Sachs has been downgraded to 'sell' by Berenberg as the German bank indicated its belief that the investment banking behemoth's stock is now overvalued and that it could fac... [more]

Royal Mail hikes postage prices in line with Brexit-charged inflation

Royal Mail hikes postage prices in line with Brexit-charged inflation

Fri, 24 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Royal Mail is hiking the price of first- and second-class postage stamps by amounts in line with UK's Brexit-charged rate of inflation, adding to the increasing shop-counter burden ... [more]