^FTSE - FTSE 100

FTSE Index - FTSE Index Delayed price. Currency in GBP
7,417.24
-1.78 (-0.02%)
At close: 4:35PM GMT
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Previous close7,419.02
Open7,419.02
Volume0
Day's range7,373.31 - 7,422.73
52-week range6,678.70 - 7,599.00
Avg. volume765,572,980
  • MarketWatch11 hours ago

    French stocks push to 2-week high as data show business booming

    A broad gauge of European stocks steadied Thursday, after spending the session struggling to find firm direction, but French shares climbed after data showed the country led the strengthening in the eurozone ...

  • European markets flat as Wall Street stays shut for Thanksgiving
    AFP11 hours ago

    European markets flat as Wall Street stays shut for Thanksgiving

    Volumes in European trading have dried up as US investors mark their Thanksgiving holiday, leading to a bit more volatility in Thursday trading.

  • MarketWatch11 hours ago

    U.K.’s FTSE 100 ends lower after three-day advance

    British blue-chip stocks ended slightly in the red Thursday, following a three-day move higher, led down by a double-digit plunge in shares of British Gas parent Centrica PLC after a disappointing financial ...

  • Market Realist11 hours ago

    European Markets Open Lower on November 23

    After falling for two consecutive trading weeks, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a stronger note and gained in the first three trading days of the…

  • British Gas owner warns on outlook amid household customer exodus
    Sky News11 hours ago

    British Gas owner warns on outlook amid household customer exodus

    Investors in the owner of British Gas have been left feeling cold after Centrica (Frankfurt: A0DK6K - news) warned its earnings would be hit by a series of woes including the loss of 823,000 domestic energy accounts. Shares (Berlin: DI6.BE - news) in the FTSE 100 company fell as much as 17% in early trading following the profit warning. Centrica said it expected earnings per share in its current financial year to miss market expectations after a £46m writedown in its North America business and warmer-than-usual start to the winter in the northern hemisphere.

  • Market Snapshot – Pound and Euro Move Higher
    FX Empire14 hours ago

    Market Snapshot – Pound and Euro Move Higher

    Euro Moves Higher The euro has been making big moves higher along with gold and the pound as the market has gone about selling off the dollar. It all began with the FOMC minutes which came in dovish than what the market was expecting. The minutes almost confirmed the rate hike from the Fed in … Continue reading Market Snapshot – Pound and Euro Move Higher

  • The DAX Rises Following Strong German GDP
    FX Empire14 hours ago

    The DAX Rises Following Strong German GDP

    European stock markets pared losses and the DAX moved into the black while peripheral markets are outperforming after a very strong round of PMI readings and robust German GDP numbers, which underpinned confidence in the Eurozone recovery and helped to offset the impact of a strong EUR. The FTSE 100 underperformed throughout the morning, but … Continue reading The DAX Rises Following Strong German GDP

  • MarketWatch15 hours ago

    Think U.S. stocks will keep rallying into 2018? Not so fast, says SocGen

    Next year may be a tougher year for stocks, with the S&P 500 specifically expected to struggle against headwinds such as higher valuations, says strategists at Société Générale.

  • European markets wobble amid US Thanksgiving holiday
    AFP17 hours ago

    European markets wobble amid US Thanksgiving holiday

    Volumes in European trading have dried up as US investors mark their Thanksgiving holiday, leading to a bit more volatility in Thursday trading.

  • British Gas-owner Centrica is heading for its biggest ever one-day share price drop
    Business Insider19 hours ago

    British Gas-owner Centrica is heading for its biggest ever one-day share price drop

    Centrica shares fall 17% at the open after it warns of British Gas customer exodus and "significant market pressure" in North America. Centrica said in a trading update on Thursday that British Gas has lost 823,000 household energy supply customers since June. Centrica's business energy supply operation is also suffering, with the company warning of "significant pressure market pressure" in North America.

  • FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast November 23, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire23 hours ago

    FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast November 23, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The FTSE 100 rose initially during the trading session on Wednesday, initially reaching towards the 7460 handle before rolling over. The fact that we have formed a bit of a shooting star the daily chart suggests to me that we are going to continue to see bearish pressure. However, I also recognize that the 7400-level … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast November 23, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • Asian stocks flat as Fed minutes show support for rate hike
    Associated Pressyesterday

    Asian stocks flat as Fed minutes show support for rate hike

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were largely flat on Thursday with investors in the U.S. markets going on a Thanksgiving holiday and the Fed minutes largely in line with investor expectations that the Fed will soon raise interest rates for a third time next month. Japan was closed on a holiday.

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    European stocks end lower, as drop for travel stocks offsets energy sector’s rise

    European stocks lose ground Wednesday, led lower by drops for Altice NV, Schibsted ASA and Barratt Developments PLC.

  • Stocks- Wall Street Mixed as Oil Prices Surge
    Investing.comyesterday

    Stocks- Wall Street Mixed as Oil Prices Surge

    The S&P 500 was flat as of 10:10 AM ET (3:10 PM GMT) while the Dow composite fell 13 points or 0.06%. Tech heavy NASDAQ Composite inched forward three and a half points or 0.05%.

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    FTSE 100 logs 3-day win streak, but home builders slide after budget

    Blue-chip stocks in the U.K. move higher Wednesday, achieving a third session of gains as mining shares march higher, but house builders decline as the U.K. government presents its Autumn Budget.

  • Reutersyesterday

    FTSE gets sterling boost, land purchase threat dents housebuilders

    Britain's top share index touched a session high as chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his budget statement on Wednesday, boosted by a dip in sterling as Brexit-bound Britain slashed economic growth forecasts. Housebuilding stocks swung sharply, losing ground after Hammond announced a review of unused planning permissions, though a stamp duty exemption to spur house buying offered some support to the sector. The FTSE 100 (.FTSE) ended the session just 0.1 percent higher at 7,419.02 points as sterling recovered and headed higher, though the blue chip index still outperformed a negative European market.

  • Reuters - UK Focusyesterday

    FTSE 100 gets sterling boost, land purchase threat dents housebuilders

    Britain's top share index touched a session high as finance minister Philip Hammond delivered his budget statement on Wednesday, boosted by a dip in sterling as Brexit-bound Britain slashed economic growth ...

  • Market Snapshot – Focus on Pound and Dollar
    FX Empireyesterday

    Market Snapshot – Focus on Pound and Dollar

    Focus on the UK Budget The focus for the day would be on the pound and the dollar. We are going to have the UK Budget and the outlook for the coming year from the UK and it remains to be seen whether this would be useful for the embattled UK PM May to get … Continue reading Market Snapshot – Focus on Pound and Dollar

  • Reutersyesterday

    British housebuilders hit by land-banking review

    Shares in British housebuilders tumbled on Wednesday after the government said it would reclaim land that was not developed quickly enough, potentially hitting future profits. Britain's biggest housebuilders, which include Berkeley (BKGH.L), Barratt (BDEV.L), Persimmon (PSN.L) and Taylor Wimpey (TW.L), have been accused in the past of sitting on land to restrict the number of properties they build to drive up house prices. Chancellor Philip Hammond set out a raft of measures in his annual budget to boost the housing market on Wednesday, including a review of the gap between the number of planning permissions granted and the housing developments that begin.

  • Reuters - UK Focus2 days ago

    BUZZ-UK housebuilders fall as government warns over unused sites

    ** UK housebuilders fall after UK finance minister Philip Hammond warns over unused planning permissions ** Government to review reasons for unused permissions; says if sites are being withheld for commercial ...

  • Reuters - UK Focus2 days ago

    Sterling slips as British growth forecasts revised down

    Sterling slipped on Wednesday as Britain's finance minister delivered his budget statement to parliament, with traders citing disappointment over downward revisions of growth forecasts and a lack of new fiscal stimulus. Britain slashed its official forecasts for economic growth and expects to borrow sharply more going into the next decade, finance minister Philip Hammond said.

  • Market Realist2 days ago

    European Markets Are Stable Early on November 22

    After rising for two consecutive trading days, France’s CAC 40 Index started November 22 on a stronger note. The index is trading with stability.

  • Market Realist2 days ago

    Will British Pound Hold Its Ground This Week?

    The British pound (FXB) appreciated by 0.17% against the US dollar (UUP) for the week ending November 17.

  • Crude Oil Hits Fresh 28-month High Buoying Energy Shares
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Crude Oil Hits Fresh 28-month High Buoying Energy Shares

    Stock markets are mixed, with the DAX underperforming and down while the FTSE 100 managed a rise, as investors look ahead to the U.K.’s mid-year budget and the minutes to the last Fed meeting. WTI futures hit a fresh 28-month high helping to buoy energy shares. European yields jumped higher led by Germany, lifting the … Continue reading Crude Oil Hits Fresh 28-month High Buoying Energy Shares

  • London stocks rise before UK budget; Frankfurt dips on vote gloom
    AFP2 days ago

    London stocks rise before UK budget; Frankfurt dips on vote gloom

    The outlook in Frankfurt is darker given the uncertainty over political developments in Germany.

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