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Companies announcing their results next week

Tuesday AVEVA (Q4 preliminary results) Despite the downturn in global oil and commodity prices and excluding the effects of merger news, AVEVA’s shares have held up since the group’s software

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What’s in store for retailers?

The spotlight has most definitely been on the retail sector in recent weeks as the giants of the group gradually produced results for the all-important Christmas trading period. In general,

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Marks & Spencer and Tesco improve performance

The good news from retailers this week continued today with Marks & Spencer and Tesco reporting better than expected clothing and home sales. Marks & Spencer’s overall sales were up

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Companies announcing results next week

Tuesday WM Morrison (December trading statement) The all-important Christmas trading update will be eagerly anticipated by followers of the sector. The company had a good 2016 with rising sales growth,

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Marks & Spencer continues its restructuring

Marks & Spencer has revealed the first changes that it plans to make following the strategic review carried out by new chief executive Steve Rowe. The group outlined its intention

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Companies announcing results next week

Monday Informa (Q3 results) The shares have continued to perform well since the group’s turnaround strategy and investors should expect a continuation of recent themes, a stable market in the

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Waves of fashion in investment

With London Fashion Week kicking off, I’ve decided to reveal my inner Gok Wan and cover a few examples of fads in the investment world. Privatisation funds The mid-90s saw

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Equities tumble as bullish appetite wanes

The rally in global markets continues to come unstuck, with a sharp risk-off session in Japan further draining what little bullish momentum was left. It is no surprise that we

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Summer stock picks

His Summer stock picks are as follows. Carnival The popularity of cruises continues to increase as holidaymakers become more adventurous. As a result the largest cruise company in the world

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There is good news in the retail sector

The spotlight in the retail sector recently has been mostly on negative news. This week’s disappointing results from Marks & Spencer follow lacklustre figures from Next and, of course, the