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Thursday 22 July, 2010

22-Jul-2010 05:16 PM

Aer Lingus expects 2010 break even operating result

Higher passenger fares and cost reductions have boosted Aer Lingus trading results for the six months to 30 June 2010 which are forecast to be ahead of last year. The Airline says that, provided that there are no significant disruptions to operations, t
22-Jul-2010 05:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

FTSE 100 ROLLS-ROYCE ORD 20P 611.50 5.52% INVENSYS ORD 10P 295.00 5.17% KAZAKHMYS ORD 20P 1163.00 5.15% CABLE&WW ORD 5P 68.75
22-Jul-2010 05:00 PM

PLUSquoted Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

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22-Jul-2010 04:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 15:00 and 16:00

Overall Market PENNA CONSULTNG ORD 5P 117.50 6.82% MERCHANT HSE ORD 0.01P 0.20 6.67% SIRIUS EXPLORE ORD 0.25P 2.50 5.26% LEED PET. ORD 5P 2.65
22-Jul-2010 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 ROLLS-ROYCE ORD 20P 610.50 5.35% KAZAKHMYS ORD 20P 1165.00 5.33% INVENSYS ORD 10P 293.80 4.74% CARNIVAL ORD USD 1.66 2306.00
22-Jul-2010 03:43 PM

Tinci forecasts interim loss

China-focused engineering group, Tinci Holdings says that trading in the first half of 2010 continued to be difficult and a small loss will be reported when the interim results are released. Early indications are that trading in the second half of 2010
22-Jul-2010 03:32 PM

Resolution shorted by Jane Street Trading

Fund manager, Jane Street Global Trading is shorting Resolution shares. As at 21 July, Jame Street held a short position equivalent to 0.46% of the Resolution's issued share capital. Story provided by
22-Jul-2010 03:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 14:00 and 15:00

Overall Market FINDEL ORD 5P 8.58 9.30% STYLES & WOOD ORD 25P 13.25 6.00% VALIRX ORD 0.1P 0.33 4.84% CINPART ORD 1P 8.13
22-Jul-2010 03:21 PM

US CB Economic Index falls 0.2% in June

The US Conference Board Economic Index(LEI) declined 0.2% in June following a 0.5% increase in May, and a 0.1% decline in April. "The indicators point to slower growth through the fall," says Ken Goldstein, economist at The Conference Board.
22-Jul-2010 03:16 PM

US existing home sales fall 5.1%

US existing home sales fell 5.1% to an annual rate of 5.37m units in June. The June 2010 figure is 9.8% higher than the 4.89m unit pace in June 2009. National Association of Realtors Chief Economist Lawrence Yun says: "June home sales still reflec
22-Jul-2010 03:08 PM

US house prices rise 0.8% month-on-month

US house prices rose 0.5% from April to May, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency's monthly House Price Index. The previously reported 0.8% increase in April was revised upward to 0.9 percent. For the 12 months ending in May, U.S. pric
22-Jul-2010 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 KAZAKHMYS ORD 20P 1157.00 4.61% INVENSYS ORD 10P 292.00 4.10% CAPITA GROUP ORD 2.066666P 738.50 4.01% ROLLS-ROYCE ORD 20P 602.00
22-Jul-2010 02:58 PM

UK car production up 28.6%

UK car production rose by 28.6% in June compared with the same month last year. For the year to date, production is up 55%. Commercial vehicle output rose by 24.9% in June and 49.6% in first six months. UK engine production was up 18.1% in June and by
22-Jul-2010 02:49 PM

Pru shorted by Lansdowne

Lansdowne UK Equity Fund is shorting Prudential shares. As at 21 July 2010, the Fund held a short position equivalent to 1.06% of the insurer's issued share capital. Story provided by
22-Jul-2010 02:46 PM

Anglesey profits boosted by gains on sale

Anglesey Mining has reported a pre-tax profit of £8.2m for the year to 31 March 2010 (2009 loss £0.57m). The profit results from the deemed disposal arising on Labrador Iron Mines(LIM) March 2010 placing in Toronto and the profit on sale of LIM shares.
22-Jul-2010 02:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 13:00 and 14:00

Overall Market SAREUM ORD 0.025P 0.34 21.05% CONTENTFILM ORD 1P 1.00 14.29% QMULUS ORD EUR0.02 (DI) 17.00 9.68% CINPART ORD 1P 7.63
22-Jul-2010 02:29 PM

BP Marsh acquires 30% stake in US Risk

Venture capital provider, B.P. Marsh & Partners has completed its acquisition of a 30% equity stake in U.S. Risk (UK) for a cash consideration of £1,396,417. Story provided by
22-Jul-2010 02:21 PM

Parity Group warns of full year losses

IT Services business, Parity Group has issued a profits warning saying that revenues and profits in the fixed-price projects area of Solutions have declined significantly. First half operating loss for the Group will be circa £1m, including anticipated
22-Jul-2010 02:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 14:00

FTSE 100 CAPITA GROUP ORD 2.066666P 738.50 4.01% INVENSYS ORD 10P 291.50 3.92% LONMIN ORD SHS USD1 1489.00 3.47% KAZAKHMYS ORD 20P 1144.00
22-Jul-2010 01:53 PM

US unemployment claims surge 8.6%

US unemployment initial insurance claims surged by 8.6%, up 37,000 to 464,000 in the week ended July 17. The 4-week moving average was 456,000, an increase of 1,250 from the previous week's revised average of 454,750. Story provided by Stock
22-Jul-2010 01:35 PM

Dana boosted by Faroe Petroleum discovery

Dana Petreoleum has welcomed the announcement that Faroe Petroleum has discovered oil on the Maria Prospect in the Norwegian Sea and points out that it is a 27.5% shareholder in Faroe Petroleum. Story provided by
22-Jul-2010 01:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 12:00 and 13:00

Overall Market KIOTECH INTL ORD 1P 4.25 6.25% BLINKX ORD 1P 62.50 5.93% KARELIAN ORD EUR0.01 2.50 5.26% MONDI LD ORD ZAR0.20 (DI) 399.50
22-Jul-2010 01:27 PM

Silver Mines reports 20% upgrade

Australian exploration group, Silver Mines reports that drillhole RC 082 has been upgraded by 20% to 8m@183g/t Ag including 3m@337g/t and that the next phase of drilling will commence at the end of this month. A maiden drilling program has also recentl
22-Jul-2010 01:19 PM

$2.4m draw down by African Medical Investments

African Medical Investments has completed the $2.4m draw down with Harbinger Capital Partners and issued 6.1m shares, taking Harbinger's overall holding to 43.56%. The financing will be used to consolidate the Company's position as a provider o
22-Jul-2010 01:13 PM

Thor Mining open offer & placing raises £0.66m

Australian explorer, Thor Mining says that £0.624m was raised under the recent open offer and £0.034m under the placing at 0.7p per share for a total of £0.658m. Dealings are expected to commence on 28 July 2010. Story provided by