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03 Mar
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Growth in retail footfall slows - BRC

Retail footfall growth softened in February, industry data published on Friday showed, as shoppers tightened their belts after Christmas and the January sales.

02 Mar
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London close: FTSE reverses earlier losses after wave of earnings

London stocks were mixed by the close on Thursday, with the top-flight index breaking into positive territory, as investors waded through an avalanche of corporate news and digested the latest eurozone inflation data.

02 Mar
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Europe close: Investors brush off higher-than-expected CPI data

European shares were higher on Thursday as investors seemingly brushed off a higher than expected reading for consumer price inflation in the single currency area.

02 Mar
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Friday preview: Services PMIs, Fed and ECB speakers in focus

All eyes at the end of the week were expected to be on a raft of services sector Purchasing Managers' indices for February covering activity in the US, China, UK and euro area.

02 Mar
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Broker tips: Totally, Croda, Babcock

Analysts at Canaccord Genuity slashed their target price on healthcare service provider Totally from 70. 0p to 40. 0p on Thursday, stating cost pressures had impacted margins.

02 Mar
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Director dealings: JD Sports director makes share purchase

JD Sports revealed on Thursday that non-executive director Suzi Williams had acquired 27,579 ordinary shares in the FTSE 100-listed sportswear retailer.

02 Mar
Thomas Cook owner plotting sale - report

The Chinese owner of Thomas Cook is reportedly plotting an outright sale three years after it rescued the holiday brand.

02 Mar
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Eurozone inflation eases less than expected in February

Eurozone inflation eased less than expected in February, according to preliminary data released by Eurostat on Thursday.

02 Mar
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National Express shares surge as dividend reinstated, profits rise

Shares in bus company National Express surged as it reinstated dividends and reported a surge in annual profits, driven by a rise in passengers using its services as a result of UK rail strikes.

02 Mar
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US open: Stocks mixed amid elevated Treasury yields

Wall Street stocks were mixed after the opening bell on Thursday as Treasury yields continued to rise.

02 Mar
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FTSE 100 movers: CRH surges on results; Beazley slumps

London’s FTSE 100 was up 0. 2% at 7,932. 33 in afternoon trade on Thursday.

02 Mar
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Bank of America 'broadly positive' on miners, says buy Rio, 'likes' Centamin

Analysts at Bank of America sounded a "still broadly positive" note on the outlook for European Metals and Mining equities.

02 Mar
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Macy's reports stronger net sales than pre-Covid period

American department store giant Macy's said in its 2022 results on Thursday that amid a challenging macroeconomic environment, its diluted earnings per share came in at $4. 19 and an adjusted diluted earnings per share were $4. 48, down from the prior year's $4. 55 and $5. 31, respectively.

02 Mar
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Weekly US jobless claims little changed

Unemployment claims in the US were little changed during the latest week.

02 Mar
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Canaccord Genuity slashes target price on Totally

Analysts at Canaccord Genuity slashed their target price on healthcare service provider Totally from 70. 0p to 40. 0p on Thursday, stating cost pressures had impacted margins.

02 Mar
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Totally warns of weaker earnings amid inflation, staffing issues

Healthcare service provider Totally reported strong revenue growth in a trading update on Thursday, but warned of below-consensus earnings for the financial year about to end.

02 Mar
Authentic Brands weighing bid for Hunter Boot - report

Authentic Brands (ABG) is reportedly among the suitors weighing a bid for Hunter Boot.

02 Mar
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Vertu Motors ends financial year in line with expectations

Vehicle retailer Vertu Motors said in an update on Thursday that its recent trading performance had been in line with management expectations.

02 Mar
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Begbies Traynor acquires Sheffield-based surveyor firm

Begbies Traynor announced on Thursday that its property advisory and transactional services division Eddisons has expanded its operations in Sheffield through the acquisition of Mark Jenkinson & Son, a chartered surveyor firm specialising in property auctions.

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