Hot/cold Sectors
17 Sep
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Sector movers: Headwinds from pandemic hit Aerospace and Food Retailers

Aerospace and Defence issues were at the bottom of the pile on Wednesday amid still dour investor sentiment towards the sector.

15 Sep
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Sector movers: Relief rally in Hiscox after High Court ruling, fresh gains for grocers

A sharp rebound in shares of non-life insurer Hiscox pushed its sector to the top of the leaderboard after the High Court's ruling on so-called Business Interruption costs in the wake of the pandemic.

14 Sep
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Sector movers: Travel names pace gains, almost offsetting drag from Big Oil

Aerospace and travel issues paced gains at the start of the week even as strategists debated the outlook for UK equities in the background.

13 Sep
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Sector movers: Mining, Industrial transportation pace gains

Cyclicals paced gains in the market at the end of the week with miners pacing the advance on hopes for a continued economic recovery, especially in Asia.

09 Sep
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Sector movers: Telecommunications catches a bid as investors overhear M&A talk

BT shares rallied on Wednesday, pushing its sector to the fore on the back of M&A speculation.

08 Sep
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Sector movers: Oil stocks slip as risk aversion sweeps across energy space

Oil related stocks were the main drag on London listed stocks on Tuesday, as the sell-off in technology shares Stateside fed into other risk assets, including commodities.

08 Sep
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Sector movers: Big pharma, support services pace gains

Big Pharma paced gains in London at the start of the week, led by shares in Dechra Pharmaceuticals after the veterinary drugs maker hiked its dividend payout following what it described as an "encouraging" start to its new financial year.

04 Sep
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Sector movers: Technology names and homebuilders pace losses

Technology issues paced losses in London trading at the end of the week as investors were caught in the downdraft from sharp selling in the space across the Pond.

03 Sep
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Sector movers: Miners, Homebuilders pace losses as sentiment shifts a tad

Miners and Homebuilders paced fallers in the stockmarket on Thursday with a slightly worse-than-expected reading on initial weekly jobless claims acting as the apparent trigger for the selling.

02 Sep
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Sector movers: Utilities and homebuilders pace gains

Utilities paced gains in the middle of the week on the back of a sharp drop in yields on longer-term Gilts.

01 Sep
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Sector movers: Aerospace and Defence walloped by break-out in Sterling, Miners higher

Aerospace and defence names were at the bottom of the pile as Sterling continued its push higher, oblivious to what some observers had billed as a key week for Brexit talks between Brussels and London.

28 Aug
Sector movers: Cyclical names pace losses

Cyclicals were broadly lower on Thursday with selling among Construction and oil equipment stocks exerting the biggest drag on the market.

25 Aug
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Sector movers: Cyclicals pace losses after weak reading on US consumer confidence

Cyclical stocks were broadly lower on Wednesday following the release of a weaker than expected reading on US consumer confidence for the month of August that served to knock shares lower across the globe.

24 Aug
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Sector movers: Travel and Leisure boosted by M&A rumours around InterContinental hotels

Mergers and acquisitions news-flow continued to drive sector movements at the sector level, this time in the travel and leisure space.

24 Aug
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Sector movers: M&A speculation still in the driver's seat, Big Pharma gains

Mergers and acquisitions speculation continued to drive sector moves at the start of the week - yet again.

21 Aug
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Sector movers: Mining and Industrial metals pace losses

Miners' shares paced losses on the stock market at the end of the week, with Anglo American, Antofagasta, BHP, Glencore, and Rio Tinto all ending sharply lower.

20 Aug
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Sector movers: M&A news-flow continues to boost pharma and biotech names

Drug and biotechnology shares were in demand on Wednesday, with investor sentiment towards the sector boosted by continued mergers and acquisitions activity in the sector.

19 Aug
Sector movers: Homebuilders help to offset losses among leisure issues

Leisure stocks were among the weakest areas of the market with the likes of Carnival, InterContinental Hotels, Mitchell and Butler's and Whitbread all in the minus column at the end of the session.

17 Aug
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Sector movers: Miners lead as PBoC adds liquidity, lenders pace losses

Food producers paced gains in the stock market at the start of the week with shares of Cranswick at the head of the pack.

09 Jun
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BAT warns of Covid-19 sales hit but commits to dividend payout

British American Tobacco lowered full year guidance as coronavirus travel bans and lockdowns in South Africa, Mexico and Argentina hammered sales.

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