Royal Mail plc (LON: RMG) has disappointed investors. Roland Head crunches the numbers and gives his view on the stock.
A lot has been written about the workforce crisis in health and social care. 43,000 registered nurse vacancies, a 48 per cent drop in district nurses in eight years and not enough GPs to meet demand.When we talk about workforce, the focus is always on numbers. There are campaigns for safe staffing ratios
The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) could offer a greater return than the Lottery and Premium Bonds in my view.
Italy's cabinet was expected to meet on Sunday evening to approve a decree that would provide a 1 billion euro (825 million pounds) lifeline to cooperative lender Banca Popolare di Bari, two sources with knowledge of the matter said. The bank, which said last week it needed an urgent injection of
Telenor reiterated on Sunday Huawei [HWT.UL] would be involved in building Norway's 5G network along with Ericsson , one of several companies to continue working with the Chinese company despite U.S. pressure. Huawei faces increased official scrutiny in Europe amid U.S. allegations that it poses
The Tories need to turn on the spending taps in the north now. A splurge of investment is needed in long-forgotten smaller towns such as Burnley and Stoke
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With its healthy cash flows and defensive market position, this FTSE 100 stock is worth owning in your retirement portfolio, says Rupert Hargreaves.
Such hedge funds, often cast as villains of the piece because they bet against share prices, scent a profit from company valuations they believe are unduly inflated by ESG promises or which they say ignore risks that threaten to undermine the company's prospects. The fact short-sellers, who look
BEIJING/HONG KONG/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Daimler's main China joint venture partner BAIC Group has set in motion a plan to double its stake to around 10% and win a board seat in the German luxury car maker, as it aims to upstage rival Geely, two sources told Reuters. State-owned Beijing Automobile
Savings: with rates at rock bottom, is there anything you can do?The prospect of interest rates being cut even further, possibly by another 0.25%, looms next year