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04 Jul
Monday newspaper round-up: EasyJet, four-day week, FirstGroup

UK holidaymakers have faced yet more travel chaos as easyJet cancelled another 80 flights on Sunday, Eurostar trains experienced further delays, and roads began to clog up with drivers returning from half-term and jubilee weekend breaks. Tens of thousands of British travellers are estimated to be stranded at airports across Europe after close to 200 flight cancellations over the weekend. - Guardian.

07 Jun
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Sector movers: Miners gain on news of easing in China lockdowns, talk of trade tariff reductions

Shares in Industrial Metals & Mining names were among the best performers on the FTSE 350 at the start of June as UK investors reacted to news that Chinese authorities were easing Covid-19 restrictions.

07 Jun
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Retail sales slip as inflation firms its grip

Retail sales fell in May, according to fresh data released on Tuesday morning, as the cost-of-living crisis and soaring inflation squeezed consumers further.

06 Jun
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US close: Didi leads gains as investors look for Fed clues

US stocks were still above the waterline by the closing bell on Monday, though they had trimmed some of their earlier gains, as Didi rocketed ahead after reports that regulators in Beijing were close to concluding a probe into the ride-hailing app, and allow it to restore service domestically.

06 Jun
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Johnson wins confidence vote but suffers large rebellion

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday won a no-confidence vote, but was hit by a larger-than-expected rebellion which could seriously undermine his authority.

06 Jun
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Europe close: Stocks push higher, inflation and rates still in focus

European shares extended gains at the start of the week higher even as investors eyed a no-confidence vote in UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday night along with US inflation data and European Central Bank minutes later in the week.

06 Jun
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Tuesday preview: Leadership vote, British American Tobacco in the spotlight

All eyes on Tuesday will be on the result of the no-confidence vote against Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

06 Jun
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Broker tips: AstraZeneca, Enquest, FirstGroup

Analysts at Berenberg reiterated their 'buy' recommendation with a 120. 0p target price for shares of AstraZeneca following the release of the company's clinical trial results for its treatment against metastatic breast cancer.

06 Jun
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Berenberg stays at 'buy' for AstraZeneca after trial results for Enhertu against breast cancer

Analysts at Berenberg reiterated their 'buy' recommendation with a 120. 0p target price for shares of AstraZeneca following the release of the company's clinical trial results for its treatment against metastatic breast cancer.

06 Jun
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London close: Stocks firmer ahead of PM's no-confidence vote

London stocks managed a positive finish on Monday, having taken their cue from a strong showing on Asia’s markets earlier, and ahead of prime minister Boris Johnson facing a no-confidence vote from his MPs at 1800 BST.

06 Jun
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FTSE 100 movers: Prudential pushes higher; AstraZeneca in the red

London’s FTSE 100 was up 1. 4% at 7,638. 84 in afternoon trade on Monday.

06 Jun
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US open: Stocks rally as Didi surges, Twitter loses ground

US stocks rose in early trade on Monday, recovering from losses in the previous week, with Didi sharply higher following a report that Chinese regulators were set to conclude a probe into the ride-hailing app and restore its apps to mobile stores.

06 Jun
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Elon Musk says Twitter in breach of $44bn takeover deal

Elon Musk accused Twitter of breaching his right to information and the merger agreement between the two, sending shares of the latter down further.

06 Jun
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UK Conservative MPs to hold no confidence vote on Johnson

Conservative MPs are to hold a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Boris Johnson later today, party officials said.

06 Jun
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Barclays downgrades Enquest to 'underweight' due to government levy

Analysts at Barclays downgraded their recommendation for shares of Enquest on the back of the government's recently announced plan for a levy on energy companies' profits.

06 Jun
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RBC hikes FirstGroup target price, says I Squared offer undervalues company

Analysts at RBC hiked their target price for shares of First Group on the back of improved estimates for the company's UK bus and rail franchise.

06 Jun
FTSE 250 movers: Dr Martens steps ahead after upbeat results

The FTSE 250 was up 1. 22% at 20,519. 22 at 1423 BST.

06 Jun
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Director dealings: Nine Pure Gold board members buy shares

Pure Gold Mining had a number of entries on the list of buys on Monday, after it disclosed purchases made by nine of its directors.

06 Jun
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JP Morgan thinks risk-reward for equities will likely improve going into 2H

Equity strategists at JP Morgan sounded a relatively upbeat note on the outlook for stocks globally.

06 Jun
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New Look CEO Nigel Oddy to step down

Fashion retailer New Look said on Monday that chief executive officer Nigel Oddy has decided to step down.

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