Pets at Home third-quarter revenue rises, final guidance unchanged

Pets at Home reported a rise in third-quarter sales on Tuesday as it said final guidance was unchanged.

London Stock Exchange AIM LSE shares
London pre-open: Stocks seen higher as US government shutdown ends

London stocks were set for a firmer open on Tuesday, taking their cue from a record close on Wall Street after the Senate agreed a temporary deal that has ended the government shutdown.

22 Jan
FTSE 250 movers: Ocado surges on tie-up news; bookies slump

London's FTSE 250 was up 0. 1% to 20,666. 65 in afternoon trade on Monday, with Ocado putting in an impressive performance.

22 Jan
FTSE 100 movers: Barclays gains on Tiger Global report; Relx retreats on downgrade

London's FTSE 100 was down 0. 1% to 7,724. 81 in afternoon trade on Monday.

22 Jan
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1,700 jobs at risk as Tesco simplifies operations

Tesco has announced plans to simplify its operational structures that will affect 1,700 jobs.

22 Jan
Deutsche Bank slashes Carpetright target price after profit warning

Deutsche Bank has taken an axe to its price target for Carpetright following the flooring specialist's profit warning on Friday.

22 Jan
Quadrise Fuels knows no reason for share price move

AIM-listed Quadrise Fuels noted the recent movement in its share price on Monday and said it's not aware of any reason for the drop.

22 Jan
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Juno Therapeutics surges on Celgene deal

Juno Therapeutics was set to surge at the open on Monday after agreeing for Celgene to buy the shares in the biopharmaceutical group it does not already own for around $9bn in cash.

22 Jan
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US pre-open: Stocks seen slightly lower amid government shutdown; M&A in focus

US futures pointed to a slightly weaker open on Wall Street on Monday as the government remained shut down.

22 Jan
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London midday: Stocks stay flat as bookies drop; Ocado surges on international tie-up

London stocks stayed flat by midday on Monday as investors mulled the US government shutdown and sifted through a raft of corporate news, with bookmakers under the cosh amid speculation the government is planning a £2 maximum stake on betting machines.

22 Jan
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RBC Capital upgrades PageGroup, says it's 'best staffing play'

RBC Capital Markets upgraded PageGroup to 'outperform' from 'sector perform' and lifted its price target to 640p from 490p, saying it "looks the best staffing play at this point".

22 Jan
Goals Soccer Centres sees FY profit at lower end of market expectations

Five-a-side football group Goals Soccer Centres said on Monday that 2017 profits are likely to be broadly in line with the lower end of market expectations, as it reported a drop in full-year like-for-like sales.

22 Jan
Lonmin full-year loss widens on impairment charge

Platinum miner Lonmin swung to a bigger loss in 2017 as it took a hit from a $1. 05bn impairment charge.

22 Jan
Richemont offers €38 a share to take over Yoox Net-a-Porter

Swiss luxury goods group Richemont has offered to buy the shares in Yoox Net-a-Porter it does not already own.

22 Jan
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Gem Diamonds recovers 149 carat diamond from Letseng

Gem Diamonds has recovered an "exceptional quality" 149 carat, D colour Type IIa diamond, with "excellent" shape, from the Letseng mine in Lesotho.

22 Jan
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Dixons Carphone narrows profit guidance, appoints Alex Baldock as CEO

Dixons Carphone narrowed its full-year profit guidance on Monday as it announced the appointment of Alex Baldock as its new chief executive.

22 Jan
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London open: Stocks flat amid US government shutdown; bookies drop

London stocks were flat in early trade on Monday as investors mulled the US government shutdown and sifted through a raft of corporate news, with bookmakers under pressure.

22 Jan
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Workspace to buy Centro Buildings in Camden

Workspace has exchanged contracts to buy five of the Centro Buildings in Camden, London, for £109m.

22 Jan
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Compass sees effective tax rate cut to 24% on US changes

FTSE 100 catering company Compass said on Monday that changes to the US tax system will cut its effective tax rate from 26. 5% to around 24%.

22 Jan
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GKN lifts eDrive sales forecasts as it fends off Melrose bid

Having rejected a £7bn hostile bid from Melrose Industries last week, GKN sought to highlight its potential as a standalone entity on Monday, lifting sales forecasts for its electric driveline (eDrive) business.