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Thursday preview: UK retail in focus with ONS data and Next finals

Thursday preview: UK retail in focus with ONS data and Next finals

Wed, 22 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Retail is the focus for Thursday with official UK retail sales data and high street giant Next due to report is full year results. Next will publish its numbers at 0700 GMT amid a s... [more]

Wednesday preview: Kingfisher, Savills numbers in focus

Wednesday preview: Kingfisher, Savills numbers in focus

Tue, 21 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Wednesday's macroeconomic calendar was looking a little bare, particularly after all the excitement of UK inflation data, but on the corporate front, investors will eye the release ... [more]

Tuesday preview: Bellway half-year numbers, UK inflation data in focus

Tuesday preview: Bellway half-year numbers, UK inflation data in focus

Mon, 20 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Tuesday's corporate releases will include half-year results from housebuilder Bellway, preliminary results for the nine months to the end of December from medical device group Vectu... [more]

Friday preview: G20 finance ministers' meeting, Investec in focus

Friday preview: G20 finance ministers' meeting, Investec in focus

Thu, 16 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Investors will head into the weekend with the G-20 meeting of finance ministers in Germany in focus. The gathering at the famous German resort town of Baden-Baden would also mark th... [more]

Thursday preview: BoE seen standing pat; Balfour Beatty, Sainsbury's to report

Thursday preview: BoE seen standing pat; Balfour Beatty, Sainsbury's to report

Wed, 15 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - The main focus for Thursday's session will be the Bank of England's latest policy announcement, while on the corporate front, an update from Sainsbury's and full-year results from B... [more]

Wednesday preview: US hike 'a done deal', UK jobs market on the turn

Tue, 14 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - On Wednesday, the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates for the second time in four months, which is seen as such a certainty that some attention could still be reserved for ... [more]

Tuesday preview: Prudential offers potential to surprise

Mon, 13 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Most of the market major action is expected later in the week, although depending on votes in parliament, Tuesday could be the day that Theresa May fires the trigger on Article 50 t... [more]

Friday preview: Watch out for UK industrial output and US non-farm payrolls

Thu, 09 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Ushering in the weekend, the US non-farm payrolls report is a globally significant event for traders, while in the UK attention earlier will be on official industrial output. UK com... [more]

Thursday preview: Will Draghi 'look through' amid Germany pressure

Wed, 08 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Attention moves to the European Central Bank on Thursday, with an interest rate decision and press conference with central bank chief Mario Draghi that should be the key event of th... [more]

Wednesday preview: No surprises from Chancellor's Budget mind-palace?

Tue, 07 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Wednesday will largely revolve around the Budget in the UK, with several large companies reporting include giant insurers Admiral and Legal & General, plus the perenially-unpredicta... [more]

Tuesday preview: Ashtead update in focus alongside retail and house prices

Mon, 06 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - On Tuesday, we have information on the retail and housing sectors, plus a forkful of results from the likes of Ashtead, Direct Line, Just Eat, Paddy Power Betfair and Worldpay, alon... [more]

Friday preview: Eyes on LSE, WPP, PMI and FOMC commentary

Thu, 02 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - In London on Friday, only a small sprinkling of large-cap stocks report as the macro focus turns to the economy's all-important services sector, while across the Atlantic the drone ... [more]

Thursday preview: Messy numbers from Capita and Cobham expected

Wed, 01 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - As well as some "messy" post-profit warning results from the likes of Capita and Cobham for investors to pore over, traders also have UK construction PMI and eurozone inflation data... [more]

Wednesday preview: Plenty of macro data to crunch

Tue, 28 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Looking forward to Wednesday, there are many data releases to keep macro watchers interested, while markets may well still be reacting to Donald Trumps much-trumpeted speech due lat... [more]

Tuesday preview: Taylor Wimpey, GKN, Fresnillo among companies reporting

Mon, 27 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Results season digs in on Tuesday with the likes of Taylor Wimpey, GKN, and Fresnillo, and with only second-line economic data prints on the day, companies should get most of the at... [more]

Friday preview: Banks stay in focus as RBS, StanChart report

Thu, 23 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Friday sees the release of more bank earnings, with Royal Bank of Scotland and Standard Chartered on the slate following numbers from HSBC, Lloyds and Barclays earlier in the week. ... [more]

Wednesday preview: Lloyds and GDP provide insight into UK economy

Tue, 21 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - On Wednesday there will two crucial insights into the health of the UK economy, with a confirmed measure of gross domestic product for the fourth quarter of last year, plus results ... [more]

Tuesday preview: HSBC begins bank reporting season

Mon, 20 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - London's big banks begin reporting results on Tuesday, while macro attention turns to UK public sector borrowing and European manufacturing and services data. As part of the Treasur... [more]

Friday preview: Hopes UK retail sales can improve weak week

Thu, 16 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - UK retail sales will be London's macro focus on Friday, while for larger company news only mid-caps Essentra, Kingspan and Segro are scheduled to report results. In December retail ... [more]

Thursday preview: Shire to allay concerns, Drax has potential for beat

Wed, 15 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Thursday will see various second-tier data keeping some background noise humming while a small number of blue chips report results. Beginning with Australian jobs numbers, the globa... [more]

Wednesday preview: UK wages in focus, US eyes on CPI

Tue, 14 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - While Wednesday's main macroeconomic focus will be on unemployment data, there may be more market-moving events emanating from the other side of the Atlantic, including CPI, retail ... [more]

Tuesday preview: CPI seen rising to the occasion amid Valentine's data orgy

Mon, 13 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - After a relatively noncommittal start to the week, Tuesday will provide a real feel for market sentiment amid an orgy of macroeconomic data on St Valentine's Day, with UK inflation ... [more]

Friday preview: Greene King to report strong third quarter trading update

Thu, 09 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Pub operator Greene King is expected to report a robust third quarter trading update on Friday during a strong performance across the rest of the sector. Numis anticipates the compa... [more]

Wednesday preview: Rio Tinto set to report rise in full year earnings

Tue, 07 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Rio Tinto is expected to report on Wednesday a 7% increase in underlying profit in 2016, boosted by a recovery in commodity prices. The mining giant has particularly benefitted from... [more]

Tuesday preview: BP reports fourth quarter results

Mon, 06 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - BP is expected to report an increase in earnings in its fourth quarter results on Tuesday as oil prices recover. UBS sees the oil giant posting earnings of $533m, up from $258m the ... [more]