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FTSE finishes higher despite US election uncertainty, Marks & Spencer rallies on ‘robust’ first half

London’s blue chip benchmark ended Wednesday’s session in positive territory despite the result of the US election hanging in the balance, with postal ballots still being counted. A change at the White House is still on the cards, despite Donald Trump’s victory claim, but not before a possible wave of recounts and legal spats. Today’s gains also reflected the fact that a Joe Biden ...

Is the latest sell-off history repeating itself, and if so what can we expect next?

They say that history doesn’t repeat, but it certainly rhymes because this year’s large market sell-off has seen most sectors perform bang in line with their performance in previous sharp sell-offs. As we previously explained, the past decade has seen three sharp in declines in stocks – in mid-2011, mid-2015 and the final quarter of 2018 – which all happened for different reasons but ...

Market report: Iron ore miner Ferrexpo launches defence in otherwise quiet start for UK stock market

UK markets open for trade on Monday on the front foot although there is precious little corporate news to steer investors one way or the other. At 9am the benchmark FTSE 100 index is quietly in positive territory, adding around 7 points to 7,434.84, with investors seemingly drawn to seek out bargains following a weaker end to last week. The FTSE 250 mid cap index is also on the rise, up close ...

Market report: UK stock markets stage recovery rally but inkjet print tech firm Xaar warns again

UK stock markets are on the front foot in early trade on Friday as investors are somewhat soothed by a bounce on Wall Street overnight. The leading FTSE 100 index rises by nearly 100 points to 6,683.60 at 10am, recovering some of the losses chalked-up during pre-Christmas trading sessions. Much of that can be related back to action across the pond in New York, where major US markets regained a ...
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