Analysts at Numis upgraded their recommendation on shares of BT Group from 'sell' to 'reduce' after the share price moved to just 14% above their 140. 0p target price.
European stocks advanced at the start of the week although trading volumes remained low on account of the Labor Day holiday Stateside.
Equity strategists at JP Morgan remained positive on the future direction of stock markets, telling clients that they were set to continue climbing the proverbial 'wall of worry'.
Energy storage outfit Corre Energy announced plans to raise fresh capital and float on the Irish stock Exchange.
All eyes on Tuesday will shift towards the People's Republic of China, where readings are due out on international trade and foreign exchange reserves in August.
Healthcare services firm Totally said on Monday that it was "extremely pleased" with its performance over the last twelve months and how it managed to adapt to "the unprecedented challenges" created by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Electrified vehicle demand surged across the UK in August but supply chain constraints still undermined the overall market.
Analysts at Berenberg lowered their target price on online clothing retailer Asos from 6,700. 0p to 6,500. 0p on Monday ahead of the firm's capital markets day next month.
Financial services firm Standard Chartered's wholly-owned subsidiary SCBSL and BetaPlus, a holding company controlled by NTUC Enterprise, has entered into a shareholders' agreement to form a joint venture, SC Bank Solutions.
London stocks finished in positive territory on Monday, as investors digested the latest reading on the UK construction sector, with last week’s non-farm payrolls miss helping to alleviate concerns about Fed tapering.
London stocks were set to edge just a touch higher at the open on Monday as investors continue to mull last week’s non-farm payrolls miss.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a potential revolt from within his own Conservative Party over plans to break a manifesto promise and increase National Insurance Contributions (NICs) to pay for social care reforms.
Analysts at RBC Capital Markets raised their target price on distribution company Bunzl from 2,270. 0p to 2,450. 0p on Monday following the firm's "solid" first-half earnings.
Medical diagnostics company Omega announced on Monday that all of the supporting data and documentation relating to its submission for CE-marking for self-test use of its ‘Visitect’ Covid-19 antigen test had been filed with its European notified body.
ITV revealed on Monday that chief financial officer Chris Kennedy had disposed of 80,708 ordinary shares in the FTSE 250-listed media company.
London's FTSE 250 was up 0. 3% at 24,255 in afternoon trade on Monday.
Wishbone Gold announced the signing of the “crucial” land access agreement with the Western Desert Lands Aboriginal Corporation (Jamukurnu-Yapalikunu), or ‘WDLAC’. acting on behalf of the Martu People on Monday.
Vela Technologies announced a delay to the results of the clinical trial of ‘SGS002’ on Monday, to 10 September.
Caribbean and Atlantic margin focused oil and gas company Challenger Energy has been awarded ‘STOW-TT’ certification in Trinidad and Tobago, it announced on Monday.
West Africa-focussed Cora Gold updated the definitive feasibility study for its Sanankoro Gold Project in southern Mali on Monday, having appointed key consultants and contractors to lead the study.
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