UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct. 15
Oct 15 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening 33 points lower at 5,902 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers.
* IAG: Marshall Wace has picked up a 3% stake in British Airways-owner IAG ICAG.L , a Spanish regulatory filing from the hedge fund showed on Wednesday. SHELL: Royal Dutch Shell RDSa.L said its Prelude floating liquefied natural gas project off Australia, off line since early February, is working on restarting operations but would not resume full production this year. KASPI: Kazakh financial and technology company Kaspi.kz's KSPI.KZ share offering has been priced at $33.75 per GDR, the top of an indicative range, the Astana International Exchange said, citing bookrunner Renaissance Capital. GOLD: Gold prices dipped on Thursday as the dollar steadied and comments from U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin dashed hopes of a new fiscal stimulus package before the presidential election. OIL: Oil prices edged higher, extending their 2% gains from the previous session, after data showed U.S. crude stockpiles fell last week, while OPEC and its allies were seen complying with their pact to curb output in September. The FTSE 100 slipped on Wednesday as signs of progress in Brexit talks boosted sterling, putting pressure on companies that are big exporters, while a clutch of upbeat corporate earnings limited declines. UK CORPORATE DIARY:
Dunelm Group Plc
Q1 trading statement Hays Plc
Q1 trading statement Marston's Plc
FY trading statement Mondi Plc
Q3 trading statement Mediclinic International Plc
HY trading update Schroders Plc
Q3 AUM Domino's Pizza Group
Q3 trading statement
* For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on: LIVE/
TODAY'S UK PAPERS
> Financial Times
> Other business headlines
Add Chart to Comment
We encourage you to use comments to engage with users, share your perspective and ask questions of authors and each other. However, in order to maintain the high level of discourse we’ve all come to value and expect, please keep the following criteria in mind:
- Enrich the conversation
- Stay focused and on track. Only post material that’s relevant to the topic being discussed.
- Be respectful. Even negative opinions can be framed positively and diplomatically.
- Use standard writing style. Include punctuation and upper and lower cases.
- NOTE: Spam and/or promotional messages and links within a comment will be removed
- Avoid profanity, slander or personal attacks directed at an author or another user.
- Don’t Monopolize the Conversation. We appreciate passion and conviction, but we also believe strongly in giving everyone a chance to air their thoughts. Therefore, in addition to civil interaction, we expect commenters to offer their opinions succinctly and thoughtfully, but not so repeatedly that others are annoyed or offended. If we receive complaints about individuals who take over a thread or forum, we reserve the right to ban them from the site, without recourse.
- Only English comments will be allowed.
Perpetrators of spam or abuse will be deleted from the site and prohibited from future registration at Investing.com’s discretion.
Drop an image here or Supported formats: *.jpg, *.png, *.gif up to 5mb
Drop an image here or