|Bid||5,996.00 x 0|
|Ask||5,998.00 x 0|
|Day's range||5,916.00 - 6,038.00|
|52-week range||5,559.00 - 6,862.00|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||0.85|
|PE ratio (TTM)||30.15|
|Earnings date||18 Feb 2019 - 22 Feb 2019|
|Forward dividend & yield||1.46 (2.44%)|
|1y target est||7,085.56|
As we get closer to 2020, there are dark clouds on the horizon. These FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks could provide portfolio protection, says Edward Sheldon.
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London's exporter-laden FTSE 100 lagged its European peers on Wednesday, as sterling gained on a report that the EU was ready to make a "major concession" on the Brexit divorce deal, while Just Eat helped the index hold on to slim gains. The blue-chip index, whose components make two-thirds of their earnings abroad, was slightly off the day's highs but was still up 0.1% by 0858 GMT, while the FTSE 250 was down 0.1%. Just Eat climbed 2% to top the FTSE 100 leader-board, after its Dutch rival Takeaway.com reported a surge in quarterly orders.
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Britain's exporter-heavy blue-chip index lost ground as sterling hit multi-month highs after European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that a Brexit deal is still possible. The FTSE 100 dipped by 0.2%, registering its first weekly loss in three, though sterling's early gains helped the more domestically focused mid-cap FTSE 250 to firm by 0.4%.
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Bisto gravy and Oxo cube maker Premier Foods named its UK business chief Alex Whitehouse as its new CEO on Friday, handing him the task of reviving the company which has been under pressure since a failed takeover bid three years ago. The company also said it had hired Colin Day from Reckitt Benckiser, where he was CFO, to be its new chairman, and appointed a new finance chief, filling a leadership void at the group. Whitehouse was credited with turning around Premier Food's UK business, including a relaunch of the Mr Kipling cake brand, which has outperformed the rest of the group.
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