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23 Oct
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US close: Stocks close lower as weak corporate earnings weigh on sentiment

US stocks closed lower on Tuesday, as traders took their cues Asian and European markets and weak earnings, worries about US-Saudi relations and Italy's finances weighed on sentiment.

23 Oct
Xerox beats on profits, falls short on revenues

Xerox beat Wall Street estimates for profits on Tuesday as cost-cutting exercises implemented by activist investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason in their first quarter in control of the photocopier were successful.

23 Oct
Caterpillar shares sink following weak outlook

Heavy machinery manufacturer Caterpillar reiterated its disappointing guidance for the full year on Tuesday, blaming its woes on rising costs coming as a result of the US and China's tit-for-tat trade war.

23 Oct
McDonald's sales top estimates, plans to revamp breakfast menu

Fast food giant McDonald's turned in its third-quarter results on Tuesday, topping analysts' estimates on both the top and bottom line.

23 Oct
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Director dealings: Essentra director ups stake

Essentra non-executive director Ralf Wunderlich purchased 10,000 ordinary shares in the FTSE-250 listed supplier of plastic and fibre products.

23 Oct
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US open: Heavy losses at the bell as geopolitical woes abound

Wall Street trading began with heavy losses on Tuesday, with traders taking their cues from big declines seen across Asia and Europe, as worries about US-Saudi relations and Italy's finances weighed on sentiment.

23 Oct
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Credit Suisse cuts WPP target price following string of account losses

Analysts at Credit Suisse lowered their target price on British advertising firm WPP on Tuesday as a result of lower than expected organic growth due to a recent speight of major account losses.

23 Oct
Broker tips: HSBC, CYBG, WPP

HSBC's pivotal Hong Kong arm faces losing corporate and retail banking market share to 'virtual banks', Citigroup warned on Tuesday, with loan growth potentially falling off a cliff in the third quarter.

23 Oct
Biogen beats the Street on Spinraza growth

US biotech Biogen saw third-quarter profits come in ahead of analysts' estimates as a result of double-digit sales growth of its muscular atrophy treatment Spinraza.

23 Oct
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Trump's new tax proposals take Congress by surprise

Republican lawmakers seem to be somewhat confused after Donald Trump told supporters over the weekend that Congress would be voting on a new tax cut for middle-class Americans following the midterm elections, despite those same lawmakers having never heard of any such legislative proposals.

23 Oct
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United Technologies raises guidance following stronger-than-expected demand

United Technologies upped its full-year earnings guidance for the third time in a year on Tuesday on the back of a stronger than expected set of quarterly earnings.

23 Oct
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1Spatial confident after narrowing losses in first half

1Spatial turned in a strong set of first-half results on Tuesday as the data management outfit expressed confidence regarding the remainder of its trading year following a significant narrowing in losses.

23 Oct
Team17 CFO stands down

Video games developer Team17 revealed that long-time chief financial officer Paul Bray had decided to step down and retire in order to spend more time with his family.

23 Oct
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Nexus Infrastructure boosted by 'significant improvement' in order book

Nexus Infrastructure expects the full-year profits to be in line with expectations after seeing significant improvements to its order book throughout the period.

23 Oct
Camellia expects record volumes but prices volatile

Camellia expects volumes of all its core crops – Macadamia nuts, has avocados and tea leaves – to be at or near record highs following past investment and a year of favourable weather conditions.

23 Oct
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Lighthouse inks extension to British Airways deals

Financial adviser Lighthouse Group will offer British Airways current and former staff financial advice on retirement planning, mortgages and investments until July 2021 after the pair renewed their contract.

23 Oct
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OnTheMarket adds Belvoir Lettings to online portal

Online property portal OnTheMarket revealed on Tuesday that it had reached an agreement with Belvoir Lettings to advertise the latter's UK residential sales and lettings properties at OnTheMarket. com.

22 Oct
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Broker tips: Rightmove, Safestay, Provident Financial

Rightmove got a boost on Monday as UBS upped the stock to 'buy' from 'sell' following the recent selloff.

22 Oct
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Director dealings: Crest Nicholson chairman ups stake after profit warning

Crest Nicholson executive chairman Stephen Stone purchased 150,000 ordinary shares in the FTSE 250 housebuilder on Monday.

22 Oct
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US open: Stocks turn south after early gains

Wall Street trading got off to a mixed start on Monday with US-China trade developments back in the stoplight.