^FTSE - FTSE 100

FTSE Index - FTSE Index Delayed Price. Currency in GBP
7,099.03
+49.23 (+0.70%)
As of 12:04PM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close7,049.80
Open7,049.80
Volume0
Day's Range7,049.80 - 7,100.75
52 Week Range6,866.90 - 7,903.50
Avg. Volume736,659,482
  • Disappointing earnings weighing on European markets
    Yahoo Finance Video3 days ago

    Disappointing earnings weighing on European markets

    European markets are feeling the pinch from disappointing earnings. Yahoo Finance’s Alanna Petroff has details from London.

  • MARKETS: Stock market crash? Exploring all possibilities—ripping off the bandaid
    Yahoo Finance Video4 days ago

    MARKETS: Stock market crash? Exploring all possibilities—ripping off the bandaid

    Live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Jen Rogers and Myles Udland to discuss the latest market moves after another series of intraday selloffs in U.S. equities. Here's the performance of select trending stocks for the day of 10/18/2018: HMNY(HB,F) -11.50% ROKU -6.15% JCP(HB) -1.31% NIO(HB) -4.12% SOGO(HB) -3.24% SQ -3.13% CAT -3.71% ADBE -3.13% BIDU(HB) -4.40% BABA -4.04% SNAP(HB) -3.54% IQ(HB) -1.85% NFLX -4.87% NKTR -4.45% TRXC(HB) -0.44% SRPT -1.66% CGC(HB) -2.94% ARWR -1.04% DBX -2.98% AVGO -3.86% FB -2.65% CRM -2.22% PBR -2.93% GOOGL -2.46% FIT -3.21% AMAT -2.97% ABBV -2.57% TSLA -2.70% GOOG -2.22% AMZN -3.27% PYPL 3.38% IBM -2.40% AMD -2.38% HD -2.52% V -1.90% GILD -1.92% AAPL -2.16% QQQ -1.93% BAC -2.11% WFC -2.22% MSFT -1.68% F -2.28% BA -1.67% CELG -1.58% NVDA -1.28% INTC -1.85% SHOP(HB) -1.18% LRCX -0.82% MU -2.29% NKE -0.65%

  • Europe picks up on global gains, with Italian stocks in the lead
    MarketWatch2 hours ago

    Europe picks up on global gains, with Italian stocks in the lead

    Italian stocks were higher on Monday, amid some investor relief over a downgrade for the country’s bonds. Fiat Chrysler’s deal for its auto-parts unit put that company among the top gaining stocks.

  • CNBC5 hours ago

    European markets higher on earnings; Ryanair up 3%; Fiat jumps 7%

    The market focus is mostly on corporate earnings with several big stocks announcing their latest results. Italian stocks are seeing a relief rally on Monday morning after a ratings downgrade by Moody's was relatively benign. The pan-European Stoxx 600 rose 0.7 percent in early deals with most sectors trading in positive territory.

  • The Week Ahead – Monetary Policy and Geo-Politics to Influence, as Earnings Roll Out
    FX Empireyesterday

    The Week Ahead – Monetary Policy and Geo-Politics to Influence, as Earnings Roll Out

    A busy week ahead sees the BoC and ECB in action, with the Saudis joining China on the hit list and then there’s Brexit and Italy to consider.

  • GuruFocus.com3 days ago

    US Stocks Trade Higher on Friday

    Skechers jumps on earnings

  • Barrons.com3 days ago

    It’s Time to Bet on British Stocks — Even With Brexit Looming

    Britain’s economy is strong, stocks are inexpensive relative to those in the U.S., and when the Brexit drama passes, the pound sterling should rise.

  • FTSE 100 bucks weaker European trend to end higher as oil companies rise
    MarketWatch3 days ago

    FTSE 100 bucks weaker European trend to end higher as oil companies rise

    The U.K.’s main equity index finish higher for the day and week on Friday, pushing aside weakness across global markets and tensions surrounding the Italian budget.

  • Italy’s stock market ends volatile session flat as budget drama persists
    MarketWatch3 days ago

    Italy’s stock market ends volatile session flat as budget drama persists

    Italian stocks finish a choppy session near break even after an European Union commissioner offers comments that reduced some worries of a EU-Rome clash.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    Intercontinental, Easyjet lead Britain's FTSE lower

    Britain's top share index fell on Friday, led by Intercontinental Hotels Group after disappointing results and budget airline EasyJet Plc following a broker downgrade amid growing gloom in the travel sector. The FTSE 100 reversed earlier gains and was down 0.3 percent by 0926 GMT. Topping the FTSE 100 losers, InterContinental's weaker-than-expected revenue added to the downbeat mood and stirred concerns about the cooling travel sector, even after the hotel chain said it would return 500 million euro ($572 million) to shareholders through a special dividend.

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    [$$] European Equities Market Talk Roundup

    ’s move to increase control of the LCH clearing business may add to the prospects of a merger under new CEO David Schwimmer, AJ Bell says. Meanwhile, LSE Group’s third-quarter results showed positive momentum in its clearing and index operations, AJ Bell says. slide 6%, topping the list of FTSE 100 fallers, after the company said that comparable revenue per available room rose 1% in the third quarter, and that it is confident in the outlook for the rest of the year.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares erase losses as China's market support helps Shanghai surge

    Asian stocks clawed back losses on Friday as China's efforts to bolster investor confidence helped its share markets rally, although data showing the world's second-largest economy growing at the slowest pace since 2009 capped broader gains. The MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.3 percent after earlier falling as much as 0.9 percent ahead of the release of China's latest GDP reading. Spreadbetters in Europe expect shares in Germany, where big exporters are sensitive to the health of China's economy, to fall at the open, with the DAX seen opening down 0.15 percent.

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    [$$] Brexit Britain’s Broken Politics Leave Investors Few Bargains

    The British royal family needs impeccable timing and a strong sense of duty, but arranging for a royal baby to arrive around the March 29 date set for Brexit next year is going above and beyond. Sadly for the government, the announcement of Meghan Markle’s pregnancy—along with a minor royal wedding—hasn’t managed to distract from its troubles at the negotiating table with the European Union. Despite the crisis, the London stock market is calm, and those looking for bargains will be disappointed.

  • European bourses end the session in the red as global stocks turn lower
    MarketWatch4 days ago

    European bourses end the session in the red as global stocks turn lower

    Europe’s main equity benchmarks finish Thursday’s session lower after spending much of the day trading in the green thanks to better-than-expected corporate results.

  • FTSE extends decline as pound trades flat amid Brexit uncertainty
    MarketWatch4 days ago

    FTSE extends decline as pound trades flat amid Brexit uncertainty

    The U.K.’s main equity index on Thursday trades slightly higher, benefiting partly from lackluster trade in the British pound.

  • Europe's Equity Rebound Turns to Gloom Again, Thanks to the U.S.
    Bloomberg4 days ago

    Europe's Equity Rebound Turns to Gloom Again, Thanks to the U.S.

    (Bloomberg) -- Once again, a promising equity rebound in Europe has been derailed by the U.S. open.

  • Asian stocks tumble after Wall Street skids, China slows
    Associated Press3 days ago

    Asian stocks tumble after Wall Street skids, China slows

    BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets sank Friday after Wall Street declined on losses for tech and industrial stocks and Chinese economic growth slowed.

  • A Markets' Guide to Soft Brexit, If and When It Finally Happens
    Bloomberg4 days ago

    A Markets' Guide to Soft Brexit, If and When It Finally Happens

    With U.K. and EU officials at an impasse over the thorny issue of the Irish customs border, there is still no clarity on what will happen post-divorce. A soft Brexit with a clear outline for future economic ties remains most investors’ base scenario, once the day arrives. The EU is now aiming for a December summit to complete an agreement, though an earlier meeting is still possible, a government official told Bloomberg News.

  • GuruFocus.com5 days ago

    US Market Indexes Fall After Big Rally

    United Continental advances on revenue beat

  • Europe’s key stock index ends lower with Brexit ‘moment of truth in focus’
    MarketWatch5 days ago

    Europe’s key stock index ends lower with Brexit ‘moment of truth in focus’

    Europe’s main equity benchmark falls Wednesday, as hand-wringing around faltering negotiations between the European Union and the U.K. over a trade deal to exit from the trade bloc remain a key focus and U.S. stocks are headed for a rough session.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    Mediclinic flags drop in first-half core profit, shares dive 19 percent

    Mediclinic (MDCM.L) (MEIJ.J) on Wednesday flagged an 8 percent drop in core profit for the first six months of the year, sending its shares tumbling 19 percent. The private hospital group, which is listed in London and Johannesburg, blamed weaker-than-expected growth in admissions in Switzerland and a slow second quarter in Southern Africa. Group adjusted core profit, or EBITDA, would fall to 214 million pounds ($282 million) versus 232 million pounds in the same period a year ago.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    FTSE 100 rises, led by Pearson; Mediclinic sinks as earnings sag

    Britain's top stock index climbed on Wednesday, with Pearson's outlook impressing the market, while mid-cap Mediclinic sank by a fifth after its results missed estimates. The FTSE 100 (.FTSE) was up 0.3 percent by 0835 GMT after weaker-than-expected inflation data took the pound down a notch. Shares in education publisher Pearson (PSON.L) topped the FTSE with a 3.9 percent rise after it stuck to its target of returning to profit this year.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] London share wrap — housebuilders lead declines

    Shares in FTSE 250 Crest Nicholson fell as much as 14 per cent to the bottom of the FTSE All Share when the market opened, while Persimmon, Taylor Wimpey and Barratt were all down 1 per cent. Meanwhile London-listed and South Africa-based medical group Mediclinic plummeted 12 per cent on a six-month trading update, in which the company reported revenue had fallen 1 per cent and adjusted ebitda had fallen 8 per cent. In Europe, the German-listed medical company Fresenius Medical Care also fell 14 per cent after the group cut its target for 2018 amid poor third-quarter results.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] Segro leasing deals rise with growth of online shopping

    The group, which is the UK’s largest listed property company by market capitalisation, leased space that will generate £52m of rent during the period, up from £36.4m the year before, it said in a trading update. David Sleath, chief executive, said: “The structural trends of e-commerce and urbanisation continue to underpin occupier and investor demand for prime warehouse space, notwithstanding near-term economic and political uncertainty in the UK.

  • CNBC5 days ago

    European markets turn lower amid disappointing car sales

    Europe's technology stocks were the top performers. Investors are monitoring earnings and Brexit talks. European stocks turned lower in early afternoon trading, dragged down by auto stocks. The pan-European Stoxx 600 was off by 0.