^FTSE - FTSE 100

FTSE Index - FTSE Index Delayed price. Currency in GBP
7,389.75
+9.07 (+0.12%)
At close: 4:29PM GMT
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Previous close7,380.68
Open7,380.68
Volume0
Day's range7,350.37 - 7,397.39
52-week range6,678.70 - 7,599.00
Avg. volume761,050,107
  • Technology companies, retailers send US stock indexes higher
    Associated Press43 minutes ago

    Technology companies, retailers send US stock indexes higher

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Monday as technology and industrial companies, banks and retailers all make modest gains. Drugmakers and other health care companies are trading lower and energy companies are slipping with the price of oil. Stocks have declined over the last two weeks. Trading is expected to be relatively quiet ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday later this week.

  • MarketWatch2 hours ago

    European stocks end higher in wake of German political turmoil

    European equities finish higher Monday, with German equities recovering following the collapse of talks to form a coalition government for the eurozone’s largest economy.

  • MarketWatch2 hours ago

    FTSE 100 ends higher as home builders gain, but pound strength keeps rise in check

    British blue-chip stocks close slightly higher Monday, aided by gains for home builders, but a rise in the pound put some pressure on exporters.

  • Foreign Stock Roundup: JD.com Beats Estimates, Petrobras & Infineon Miss
    Zacks5 hours ago

    Foreign Stock Roundup: JD.com Beats Estimates, Petrobras & Infineon Miss

    Political uncertainty in the United Kingdom and commodity prices weighed on Europe's stocks over last week.

  • Market Realist6 hours ago

    European Markets Are Weak Early on November 20

    At 5:05 AM EST on November 20, the CAC 40 Index was trading at 5,322.95 with a rise of 0.07%. The iShares MSCI France (EWQ) fell 0.42% on November 17.

  • European equities tick higher despite political instability in Germany; autos pop 1.5%
    CNBC10 hours ago

    European equities tick higher despite political instability in Germany; autos pop 1.5%

    European bourses picked up the pace on Monday afternoon, however gains were somewhat capped as political instability in Germany rattled sentiment.

  • European stocks shrug off Germany's political woes
    AFP11 hours ago

    European stocks shrug off Germany's political woes

    European stock markets ended the session higher on Monday, shrugging off a political crisis in Germany where talks to form a new government collapsed. At the close of trading, Frankfurt's DAX 30 index ...

  • Euro, German stock market edge up after coalition talks collapse
    AFP18 hours ago

    Euro, German stock market edge up after coalition talks collapse

    The euro and Germany's stock market managed to eke out gains Monday despite the country's collapse of talks to form a new government. Around 1030 GMT, Frankfurt's DAX 30 index was up 0.2 percent after ...

  • AAP22 hours ago

    International markets roundup

    NEW YORK: Wall Street has ended the week on a sour note, with major indexes slipping modestly as investors weighed the fate of the Republicans' tax overhaul plan. Investors have been hopeful that a tax ...

  • Financial Timesyesterday

    [$$] Wood braced for investor showdown over chief executive pay

    Wood, the oilfield services group newly enlarged by its £2.2bn takeover of Amec Foster Wheeler, is bracing for a showdown with shareholders over a proposed 25 per cent pay increase for its chief executive. ...

  • Financial Timesyesterday

    [$$] Is UK's IPO market grinding to a halt for 2017?

    Here are the big questions for investors as a new trading week beckons. Is the UK market for initial public offerings really broken or is it just that the wrong companies are trying to list in London? ...

  • FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of November 20, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire3 days ago

    FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of November 20, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The FTSE 100 Index fell during the week, breaking below the 7400 level. Now that we are below there, it’s likely that we will continue to drift a bit lower, perhaps reaching towards the bottom of the recent consolidation area, which I see as the 7200 level. The 7400 level is essentially “fair value” in … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of November 20, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • MarketWatch3 days ago

    FTSE 100 ends slightly lower as British pound recovers

    U.K. stocks slip and log a second straight weekly loss on Friday, pushed lower by a stronger pound. Sterling is rising against the dollar on the back of a report that Donald Trump’s campaign has been ordered ...

  • Is Oil Causing Trouble for Wall Street?
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Is Oil Causing Trouble for Wall Street?

    Between November 9 and November 16, 2017, the S&P 500 Index (SPY) had a correlation of 42.5% with US crude oil (OIIL) active futures.

  • Market Snapshot – Dovish Draghi Helps the Stock Markets
    FX Empire3 days ago

    Market Snapshot – Dovish Draghi Helps the Stock Markets

    The only event of note today was the speech from Draghi which happened during the London session where he expressed his continued concern with the inflation. We have seen that the incoming data from the Eurozone has continued to be good, especially the ones from Germany but that seems to be having little effect on … Continue reading Market Snapshot – Dovish Draghi Helps the Stock Markets

  • Market Realist3 days ago

    European Markets Are Weak Early on November 17

    Germany’s DAX Index fell for five consecutive trading days and regained strength on Thursday. The DAX Index opened higher on November 17, 2017.

  • A Dovish Draghi is Good for Riskier Asset Prices
    FX Empire3 days ago

    A Dovish Draghi is Good for Riskier Asset Prices

    European stock markets are mostly slightly down, with the DAX swinging between gains and losses as the EUR hovers around the 1.18 mark against the USD. The FTSE 100 is underperforming slightly, initially weighed down by a stronger pound, although the currency pared some of its earlier losses after comments from Brexit Secretary Davis suggesting … Continue reading A Dovish Draghi is Good for Riskier Asset Prices

  • European and US stocks slide into the weekend
    AFP3 days ago

    European and US stocks slide into the weekend

    Wall Street stocks joined European equity markets in retreating Friday, along with the dollar, as Washington braced for a bruising political battle in the US Senate over tax cuts. The House of Representatives ...

  • Europe ends under pressure as investors digest trading updates; Carillion tanks 48%
    CNBC3 days ago

    Europe ends under pressure as investors digest trading updates; Carillion tanks 48%

    European shares closed slightly lower on Friday, as investors digested new trading updates and followed the moves in markets Stateside.

  • FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast November 17, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire4 days ago

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

    The FTSE 100 rallied slightly during the trading session on Thursday, but continues to struggle at the 7400 level. There is a gap above there that continues to offer bearish pressure, but I think that if we can get above the 7415 handle, the market should continue to go much higher, perhaps reaching towards the … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast November 17, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • Financial Times4 days ago

    [$$] GKN sacks CEO-designate just weeks after appointing him

    GKN was forced to sack the man it appointed as its new chief executive just weeks ago after revealing the company would need to write off as much as £130m in the aerospace division he ran for more than ...

  • MarketWatch4 days ago

    European stocks close higher, break longest losing streak in a year

    European stocks broke their longest losing run in a year on Thursday, with major regional indexes rebounding on the back of well-received corporate updates. Investors also cheered a rise in shares of car ...

  • MarketWatch4 days ago

    FTSE 100 breaks 5-day losing run, but trails rest of Europe

    U.K. stocks closed higher on Thursday, boosted by a round of well-received corporate updates and as buyers stepped in to pick up shares after a five-session losing streak.

  • Asian shares mostly higher on US earnings, tax progress
    Associated Press4 days ago

    Asian shares mostly higher on US earnings, tax progress

    HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Friday, extending global gains after Wall Street reported a round of healthy earnings and U.S. politicians took a step forward on President Donald Trump's tax reform plan.

  • Market Realist4 days ago

    Brexit and Politics Are Back to Haunt the British Pound Again

    The British pound (FXB) appreciated by 0.88% against the US dollar (UUP) for the week ending November 10.