|Bid||1,118.50 x 237400|
|Ask||1,119.00 x 142900|
|Day's range||1,112.50 - 1,125.50|
|52-week range||905.60 - 1,246.00|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||0.83|
|PE ratio (TTM)||34.57|
|Earnings date||31 Jul 2019|
|Forward dividend & yield||0.48 (4.30%)|
|1y target est||1,321.29|
Tesco plc (LON: TSCO) shares have done well this year, outperforming the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX). But this stock looks more attractive to Edward Sheldon.
Diageo plc (LON: DGE) could outperform the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX), with its long track record of generating impressive financial performance set to continue, I believe.
The Investment Association said it had written to 69 British companies which it said have no women on their boards or just one asking them for explanations following the government-backed Hampton-Alexander Review which set a target of ensuring women make up at least a third of leadership teams by 2020. "It is totally unacceptable that one in five of the UK’s biggest companies are falling so far short ... Companies must do more than take the tokenistic step of appointing just one woman to their board and consider that job done," the association's Chief Executive Chris Cummings said in a statement on Friday. The letter comes just ahead of the season for most companies' annual general meeting, where investors vote on a range of issues including board membership, and which are set to see increased push-back from investors over poor performers.
British wealth manager St James's Place (SJP.L) beat forecasts for net inflows of client cash in a tough fourth quarter for global markets, sending its shares higher. While total assets fell 5 billion pounds on weaker market returns, net inflows hit 2.6 billion pounds as clients continued to seek its face-to-face advice on a range of services from pensions to investments and tax planning. "Against the particularly difficult market conditions that prevailed in the final quarter... I am pleased to report another good set of results that demonstrate the resilience of our business," Chief Executive Andrew Croft said in a statement.
British shares sank to their lowest since March on Tuesday as a broad sell-off hit stocks across Europe, caused by a toxic mix of weak results, jitters over geopolitical tensions, Brexit, Italy's budget ...
A slowdown in quarterly growth at British wealth manager St James's Place took the shine off a 4.1 percent rise in total funds under management to a fresh record, sending its shares lower on Tuesday. St ...
British wealth manager St. James's Place on Tuesday posted a 4.1 percent rise in quarterly funds under management, boosted by net inflows of client cash and market gains. Total funds under management at ...