^FTSE - FTSE 100

FTSE Index - FTSE Index Delayed Price. Currency in GBP
7,516.17
-10.80 (-0.14%)
At close: 4:35PM BST
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Previous Close7,526.97
Open7,526.97
Volume0
Day's Range7,506.31 - 7,550.44
52 Week Range6,676.60 - 7,599.00
Avg. Volume709,250,073
  • US stock indexes close mostly higher; new highs for Dow, S&P
    Associated Press2 hours ago

    US stock indexes close mostly higher; new highs for Dow, S&P

    Gains by health care companies led U.S. stock indexes mostly higher Tuesday, pushing the market further into record territory.

  • MarketWatch7 hours ago

    FTSE 100 ends lower as U.K. inflation hits 5-year high

    U.K. stocks end lower on Tuesday after investors receive inflation data that could harden the case for the Bank of England to raise British borrowing costs.

  • MarketWatch7 hours ago

    European stocks slip as health-care stocks fall back after earnings

    European stocks end a bouncy day in negative territory on Tuesday, as traders digest a mixed bag of earnings reports from the region, with health care stocks and Merlin Entertainments PLC the hardest hit ...

  • FTSE inches down, Merlin collapses on poor summer trading
    Reuters8 hours ago

    FTSE inches down, Merlin collapses on poor summer trading

    British shares edged lower on Tuesday, with a flurry of trading updates driving sharp swings in individual stocks including tourist attractions operator Merlin Entertainments, which plummeted after disappointing summer sales. The FTSE (.FTSE) ended the day 0.1 percent lower, weighed down by a pullback in mining stocks as metals slipped from three-year peaks hit on Monday. The index was driven higher earlier, when the pound slipped after Bank of England policymakers speaking in parliament were interpreted by the market as broadly dovish and indicating internal debate over a November rate hike.

  • Market Snapshot – Pound Has Its Day Out
    FX Empire8 hours ago

    Market Snapshot – Pound Has Its Day Out

    Pound Moves Lower The focus of the day was the pound as the market looked forward to the CPI inflation data and also the speech from Carney during the London session. The pound had been trading in a choppy manner over the last few days in anticipation of the loads of data that are scheduled … Continue reading Market Snapshot – Pound Has Its Day Out

  • Market Realist11 hours ago

    European Markets Are Stable in the Morning Session on October 17

    The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a mixed note. It started lower on October 17 and traded near the opening prices in the morning.

  • Softer than Anticipated German Zew Weighs on European Shares
    FX Empire12 hours ago

    Softer than Anticipated German Zew Weighs on European Shares

    European stock markets moved sideways on Tuesday. The DAX and FTSE 100 are posting slight gains, while IBEX and MIB are underperforming, as Spain’s Catalonia problem escalates with arrests among leading independence proponents and Madrid reportedly preparing to take over direct control if a second deadline on Thursday is not met. Slightly weaker than expected … Continue reading Softer than Anticipated German Zew Weighs on European Shares

  • MarketWatch15 hours ago

    Brexit is far from the only worry for U.K. stocks

    Worries about Brexit talks between London and Brussels add to the case for dialing back exposure to U.K. stocks, but the biggest reason to underweight them could be the market’s makeup.

  • TheStreet.com16 hours ago

    Pearson Shares Top FTSE 100 After Profit Guidance Improvement

    The world's biggest education company still see challenges in its key U.S. market.

  • CNBC17 hours ago

    Europe markets open slightly higher amid earnings and UK inflation data

    European markets opened slightly higher on Tuesday morning, as investors monitored the latest political developments coming out of the euro zone.

  • TheStreet.com17 hours ago

    European Stocks Set For Mixed Open; Commodities In Focus

    European stocks will drift higher in early trading while U.K. investors will focus on CPI data at 09:30 London time

  • FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast October 17, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire18 hours ago

    FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast October 17, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The FTSE 100 gapped higher at the open on Monday, but then rolled over to fall towards the 7520 level. I think that the market has plenty of support just below, especially near the 7500 level, but where we are right now has been supportive as well. Because of this, I’m looking for some type … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast October 17, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • Asian stocks little-changed after Wall Street hits new highs
    Associated Press20 hours ago

    Asian stocks little-changed after Wall Street hits new highs

    BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were little-changed Tuesday after Wall Street's major indexes rose to new highs as China prepared to open a key political meeting.

  • Financial Timesyesterday

    [$$] China boost for miners fails to keep FTSE in black

    The FTSE's blue-chip miners narrowly failed to keep London stocks in positive territory as robust Chinese import and producer price data sent bullish signals. UBS reiterated on Monday that speculative ...

  • MarketWatchyesterday

    FTSE ends session in the red as ConvaTec slumps 27%

    U.K. stocks swung between small gains and losses on Monday, but ended slightly lower with medical firm ConvaTec leading decliners after wiping out a quarter of its market value.

  • Reutersyesterday

    Miners provide foundation for FTSE while ConvaTec plummets

    By Helen Reid and Kit Rees LONDON (Reuters) - Medical device firm ConvaTec was bruised after a profit warning on Monday, but mining companies stemmed broader losses on the FTSE share index. Britain's FTSE ...

  • Foreign Stock Roundup: Roche Gets FDA Nod for Zika Test, Shell to Buy NewMotion
    Zacksyesterday

    Foreign Stock Roundup: Roche Gets FDA Nod for Zika Test, Shell to Buy NewMotion

    Foreign markets remain undeterred by discouraging events, notching up weekly gains.

  • Europe closes mixed with Spain's IBEX down on Catalonia crisis; ConvaTec down 26%
    CNBCyesterday

    Europe closes mixed with Spain's IBEX down on Catalonia crisis; ConvaTec down 26%

    The pan-European Stoxx 600 was neutral with most sectors in negative territory.

  • Catalonia Will Not Back Down which is Weighing on Spanish Stocks
    FX Empireyesterday

    Catalonia Will Not Back Down which is Weighing on Spanish Stocks

    European stock markets are mostly slightly higher. The DAX is leading the way and is once again trying to clear the 13000 mark amid a weaker EUR and rising commodity prices. The FTSE 100 is still managing a small gain, but the Spanish IBEX is underperforming as the conflict between Catalonia and the central government … Continue reading Catalonia Will Not Back Down which is Weighing on Spanish Stocks

  • TheStreet.com2 days ago

    European Stocks Gain, U.S. Futures Rise After Solid China Economic Assessment

    China's solid economy gives markets a kick-start but political developments keep Europe cautious

  • TheStreet.com2 days ago

    European Stocks Called Higher; Politics In Focus Ahead of Catalan Deadline

    European politics likely to dictate trading while China's solid economy gives markets a kick-start

  • FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of October 16, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire4 days ago

    FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of October 16, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The FTSE 100 initially fell during the week, but then turned around to rally significantly. The 7500 level should now offer support as it was resistance in the past, but I do recognize we could get a bit of volatility as we are a bit overextended currently. I think that eventually we should reach above … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of October 16, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    [$$] It's Not Just Brexit: Why U.K. Stocks Look Weak

    Dow Jones Global Indexes | Global Stock Markets The United Kingdom has endured more turbulence this month, with Prime Minister Theresa May looking in danger of losing her job and Brexit talks reaching a stalemate. Such political problems add to the case for dialing back on broad bets on British stocks. Central banks worldwide have been signaling an end to the era of ultra-easy money.

  • Market Realist4 days ago

    Is Fall in Oil Limiting Wall Street’s Upside?

    Between October 5 and October 12, 2017, US equity indexes had positive correlations with US crude oil prices.

  • Gains for tech help US stocks higher, but insurers skid
    Associated Press4 days ago

    Gains for tech help US stocks higher, but insurers skid

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Friday to wrap up a subdued week, and technology companies did most of the heavy lifting. Investors were also pleased to see that shoppers spent more money in September.