Wednesday, 01 April 2015

London Stock Exchange

  • A Short History of Milwaukee's Old Streetcar System

    09:48 | 1/4/15
    urbanmilwaukee
    So important were the streetcar lines to Milwaukeeans, that the community came together to support a strike against the corporate owners of The Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company. The strike began in 1896 when TMER&L's workers called for ... more»
LSE Top 10 by Value Traded
CodeNameLastVolumeChange
IMTImperial Tobacco Grp2,9635,469,0391053.42%
BATSBritish American Tobacco Plc3,4894,940,5951062.95%
AALAnglo American1,0129,709,191484.53%
GSKGlaxosmithkline Plc1,54611,472,649392.43%
KGFKingfisher380.6025,263,50415.804.33%
BLTBilliton1,4749,645,460392.55%
BGBG Group829.0015,448,90423.002.70%
BPBp - British Petroleum Plc436.7037,357,8669.402.11%
RDSBroyal dutch shell `b`shs2,0996,020,688512.37%
AZNAstraZeneca4,6273,041,5121002.12%
Latest News
  • Movado and CBRE Group Are Big Market Movers

    09:37 | 1/4/15
    ABC News
    Movado Group Inc. (MOV), up $2.89 to $28.52. The luxury watch maker reported ... The biotechnology company priced a public offering of 22 million shares of common stock below the prior day's closing price. Kraft Foods Group Inc. (KRFT), down $3.48 to ... more»
  • A Biomass Mountain Rises

    08:52 | 1/4/15
    Huffington Post
    Looking something like a Middle-earth mountain topped with a Dubai skyscraper, a radically new biomass-powered plant will soon rise in northern England on an unused plot of land on the banks of the River Tees. ... combined heat and power plant has been ... more»
  • Countryside Conservancy Board Member Abby Peck speaks at Waverly ...

    08:41 | 1/4/15
    The Abington Journal
    “In 1932, the Northern Electric Railroad filed for bankruptcy and in 1945 my grandfather bought the company and most of the 12-mile right of way from Clarks Summit to Lake Winola,” Peck said. more»
  • Minnetonka residents, apartment complex owners sue over Southwest light rail

    08:18 | 1/4/15
    Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal (blog)
    ... such Metro Transit route. PIctured is the network's Blue Line, connecting Minneapolis to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and the Mall of America. ... Minnetonka residents filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday in an effort to keep the Southwest ... more»
  • BP plc Earns "Underperform" Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG (BP)

    08:07 | 1/4/15
    Dakota Financial News
    BP plc logo BP plc (LON:BP)'s stock had its “underperform” rating restated by research analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG in a report released on Tuesday. more»
  • Watch Uzo Aduba and Ben Platt do a Sweeney Todd song at Miscast

    07:45 | 1/4/15
    Entertainment Weekly (blog)
    Joshua Henry used Mueller, who won a Tony for playing Carole King, as a gag when he started doing “Natural Woman,” but then ended up delivering a killer performance. more»
  • How I Bought Royal Dutch Shell

    07:22 | 1/4/15
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    And as it turns out I was stuck between choosing Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class A shares (NYSE:RDS.A) and Class B shares (NYSE:RDS. more»
  • East Coast bank moves into Houston

    06:26 | 1/4/15
    Houston Business Journal (blog)
    The banking group will maintain the six bankers currently in the oil and gas group being moved, and will hire opportunistically down the line to expand the group, said David Slye, director of the new energy finance group at Citizens, previously the ... more»
  • AstraZeneca plc Given “Neutral” Rating at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (AZN)

    06:26 | 1/4/15
    The Legacy
    Analysts at Zacks reiterated a hold rating on shares of AstraZeneca plc in a research note on Monday. Analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an outperform rating on shares of AstraZeneca plc in a research note on Tuesday, March 17th. Analysts at Beaufort ... more»
  • Over 250 companies appoint women directors to meet norm on last day

    06:03 | 1/4/15
    Zee News
    A few companies, such as United Breweries Holdings Ltd, have opted for a foreign national to be appointed as a woman director, while many of them have decided to promote a senior management personnel to the board. ... Others that appointed women ... more»
  • Kingfisher plc Earns "Hold" Rating from Canaccord Genuity (KGFHY)

    06:03 | 1/4/15
    Dakota Financial News
    Kingfisher plc (OTCMKTS:KGFHY)'s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by equities research analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. more»
  • FTSE 100 Close Down, Dragged by Oil, Miners

    05:30 | 1/4/15
    Nasdaq
    London'sFTSE 100 slumps, weighed by hefty losses in resources stocks. BP falls 2.1%, Royal Dutch Shell drops 2.4% and Premier Oil falls 4.3% as the price of crude heads south. more»
  • How The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Can Still Get BP Plc's (BP) US Business ...

    05:07 | 1/4/15
    Bidness ETC
    Geoff Morrell, Senior VP at BP, responded on Monday by saying the NWF is not a part of the official damage assessment and the report produced by them is a political agenda to finance their policy. more»
  • Director Deals - 3i Group PLC (III)

    05:07 | 1/4/15
    Stock Market Wire
    Director Deals - 3i Group PLC (III). 31 March 2015 | 17:10pm. StockMarketWire.com - Julia Wilson, Financial Director, bought 31 shares in the company on the 31st March 2015 at a price of 488.10p. more»
  • At midday: TSX drops as Teck, resource shares decline

    04:34 | 1/4/15
    The Globe and Mail
    Canada's main stock index dropped on Tuesday on a decline in miner Teck Resources Ltd and other resource stocks, but the fall was cushioned by modest gains in industrials and heavily weighted financials. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,82590.15%
COMP4,901470.94%
DJI17,7762001.11%
SP5002,068180.88%
DAX11,9661200.99%
FTSE6,7731181.72%
NI22519,2072041.05%
TWI80.080.110.13%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.0740.0090.81%
NZDUSD0.74720.00220.29%
AUDUSD0.76140.00420.55%
NZDAUD0.98090.00230.24%