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14 Dec
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US close: Stocks close lower following weak Chinese data

Wall Street stocks closed sharply lower on Friday following the release of some weak Chinese data that spread concerns regarding the state of the world's second-largest economy.

14 Dec
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Director dealings: Plus500 co-founder lowers stake

Plus500 co-founder Alon Gonen sold 2. 25m ordinary shares in the FTSE 250-listed trading service on Friday.

14 Dec
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Broker tips: Bellway, MJ Gleeson, Persimmon, Bovis, Crest Nicholson, Telford Homes, McCarthy and Stone

In broker action, analysts at Canaccord Genuity said there was some "extremely attractive" valuations among housebuilders but this is balanced by macroeconomic risks that are "exceptionally high".

14 Dec
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Walcom CFO resigns amid spat with largest customer

Walcom chief financial officer Albert Wong has resigned as a director of the company, effective immediately.

14 Dec
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US open: Stocks dragged down by weak Chinese data

Wall Street stocks opened lower on Friday following the release of some weak Chinese data earlier in the day that spread concerns regarding the state of the world's second-largest economy.

14 Dec
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McCarthy & Stone faces 'significant headwinds', reckons Berenberg

Analysts at Berenberg believe retirement home construction outfit McCarthy & Stone's trading will remain challenged, despite a "solid start" to its transformation plan.

14 Dec
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TomCo raises £550,000 to further Uintah Basin assets

Shale oil exploration business TomCo raised £550,000 by way of a placing on Friday morning, allowing the group to further operations at its Holliday Block asset.

14 Dec
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Gfinity scores FIFA 19 tournament deal

E-sports provider Gfinity has inked a deal with EA Sports to host four events for the video game developer as part of its 2019 Global Series.

14 Dec
Altona Energy progresses with South Australian pyrolysis deal

Mining and exploration company Altona Energy has taken its first steps to utilise its recently granted exclusive licence of pyrolysis developer Leinad's technology in Australia and China.

14 Dec
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Science Group takes itself off market amid Brexit uncertainties

Science Group terminated its formal sale process on Friday, citing uncertainties related to the UK's exit from the EU.

13 Dec
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US close: Stocks close mostly lower as Trump takes aim at Federal Reserve again

Wall Street stocks turned in a mixed performance on Thursday, with persistent tensions between the US and China and Donald Trump's criticism of Federal Reserve policy remaining in focus.

13 Dec
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Director dealings: IWG founder ups stake

IWG chief executive Mark Dixon purchased 2. 57m ordinary shares in the FTSE 250-listed facility management and support services outfit on Thursday.

13 Dec
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Broker tips: Marshalls, Sports Direct, Ultra Electronics

Analysts at Canaccord Genuity upped their target price on British stone and concrete manufacturer Marshalls on Thursday, seeing benefits from its "relatively sizeable" acquisition of Edenhall.

13 Dec
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US open: Stocks record small gains despite ongoing geopolitical tensions

Stocks opened slightly higher on Wall Street on Thursday, despite persistent tensions between the US and China and ongoing infighting amongst the members of the Conservative party across the pond.

13 Dec
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Canaccord ups target price on Marshalls following acquisition

Analysts at Canaccord Genuity upped their target price on British stone and concrete manufacturer Marshalls on Thursday, seeing benefits from its "relatively sizeable" acquisition of Edenhall.

12 Dec
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US close: Stocks close higher on hopes of US-China trade deal

US stocks closed higher on Wednesday amid signs of improving trade relations between the US and China, with much of the attention being focussed back on this side of the pond.

12 Dec
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Broker tips: Alfa Financial, Eurocell

Analysts at Berenberg upgraded software outfit Alfa Financial to 'hold' on Wednesday, noting that after a "disappointing year", the risks to the firm's profit and loss was being priced-in as a result of its recent share price weakness.

12 Dec
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Canaccord lowers price target on Eurocell after heightened costs offset sales growth

Canaccord Genuity lowered its target price on UPVC supplier Eurocell on Wednesday after higher manufacturing and distribution costs offset its "solid double-digit" sales growth seen in the second half of the year.

12 Dec
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Director dealings: TalkTalk chairman ups stake

TalkTalk chairman Charles Dunstone purchased 313,322 ordinary shares in the FTSE 250-listed telecoms outfit.

12 Dec
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Berenberg upgrades Alfa Financial following 'difficult year'

Analysts at Berenberg upgraded software outfit Alfa Financial to 'hold' on Wednesday, noting that after a "disappointing year", the risks to the firm's profit and loss was being priced-in as a result of its recent share price weakness.