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Is now the right time to buy housebuilders?

Persimmon was the first of the housebuilders to update the market when it stated that demand for houses has actually increased since the EU Referendum last June with the forward

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2016: Best and worst performances

Despite a dreadful start, 2016 has been the year of the mining giants which have benefited from the dual tail winds of rising commodity prices and a falling pound. However,

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Investors rediscover a love for tech stocks

The mood across most equity markets remains subdued, with modest losses being posted. Investors are evidently still cautious about the new administration, with the steady drip of news relating to

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Brexit – one week on

One week on from the Brexit vote, here are a few statistics which paint a picture of how markets and investors have reacted. It’s been a tumultuous week in the

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Stock markets braced for upheaval

Following the vote to leave the EU on Friday more than $2tn was wiped off shares worldwide. And Middle East markets, that opened today, have suffered heavy losses so far as

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FTSE 100 rises on Brexit polls

Financials were the big winners, with Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds shares both rising by over 5%. Housebuilders also rallied, with Barratt and Taylor Wimpey likewise up over 5%.

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Dismal weather, dismal markets

What seemed like a strong turn in sentiment yesterday in the markets seems to be following the pattern set by the British weather – a good start, with bright optimism,

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Companies reporting results next week

Monday Bunzl (Q4 results) Bunzl’s approach of making acquisitions to boost revenue and profit continues to work well. This has led to improving dividends and strong share price performance. The

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Companies announcing results next week

Monday BHP Billiton (Q2 results) We have already seen the impact of lower commodity prices with companies such as Anglo American and Rio Tinto, reporting expected awful results. In BHP’s

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Companies reporting in the week ahead

Tuesday Companies reporting today include: Morrison WM  (Trading update) Wednesday Barratt Developments (Trading update) While the performance of the sector has been exceptional over the last few years, management expressed