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Thursday 19 August, 2010

19-Aug-2010 05:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

FTSE 100 SERCO GRP. ORD 2P 562.00 2.55% MORRISON (WM) ORD 10P 287.00 1.92% RANDGOLD RES. ORD $0.05 5820.00 0.87% ROLLS-ROYCE ORD 20P 571.00
19-Aug-2010 05:00 PM

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

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19-Aug-2010 04:30 PM

Dungeness B Reactor back in service, says Lake Acquisitions

The Dungeness B Reactor 21 is back in service and synchronised to the National Grid, Lake Acquisitions said. This follows an extended outage to repair the pressure vessel cooling water leak on a pipe adjacent to a boiler reheater outlet penetration.
19-Aug-2010 04:30 PM

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

Overall Market CLINICAL COMP. ORD 1P 2.50 5.26% KEWILL ORD 1P 103.00 4.30% XCHANGING ORD 5P 125.30 4.16% BPC ORD 0.002P (DI) 3.85
19-Aug-2010 04:10 PM

Greece set to get second tranche of EU loans

Greece is set to receive the second tranche of European Union loans. The European Commission said it had assessed measures taken by Greece to remedy the country's excessive deficit. The Commission considers that the overall positive assessment of
19-Aug-2010 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 SERCO GRP. ORD 2P 562.00 2.55% MORRISON (WM) ORD 10P 287.20 1.99% RANDGOLD RES. ORD $0.05 5835.00 1.13% ROLLS-ROYCE ORD 20P 571.00
19-Aug-2010 03:48 PM

GGG 'highly encouraged' by latest Bullabulling drilling

GGG Resources is 'highly encouraged' by results from a seven hole programme at Bullabulling in Western Australia. GGG said the seven diamond drill hole programme totalling 1,396m was recently completed over a 2.5km section of the 6km long Bulla
19-Aug-2010 03:42 PM

MKS sets date for Q1 figures

Software development and management specialist MKS will release its first quarter results on 8 September. Story provided by
19-Aug-2010 03:35 PM

US gas storage up at 3,012bn cu ft

US working gas in storage rose to 3,012bn cu ft at 13 August, according to Energy Information Administration estimates today (19 August). This represents a net increase of 27bn cu ft from the previous week. Stocks were 185bn cu ft less than last year a
19-Aug-2010 03:30 PM

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

Overall Market SPORT MEDIA ORD 0.25P 1.63 18.18% PINEWOOD ORD 10P 174.50 7.38% MAVEN INCOME 1 ORD 10P 50.00 5.26% SCOTGOLD DI ORD NPV (DI) 2.88
19-Aug-2010 03:23 PM

CLS Holdings plans tender offer

CLS Holdings has set out plans a one-for74 tender offer. The firm says that if the maximum number of 638,195 ordinary shares is acquired, will result in approximately £4m being paid to shareholders. Story provided by
19-Aug-2010 03:16 PM

Dana Petroleum sets date for interims

Dana Petroleum will be publish its interim results for the six months to the end of June on 27 August. Story provided by
19-Aug-2010 03:12 PM

CB indicators point to slow US expansion

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index for the US increased 0.1% in July to 109.8. This follows a 0.3% decline in June and a 0.5% increase in May. Conference Board. economist Ken Goldstein said: "The indicators point to a slow expansion throug
19-Aug-2010 03:07 PM

Philly-Fed Index falls to -7.7 from 5.1 in July

The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia's general activity index decreased to -7.7 in August from a reading of 5.1 in July. The percentage of firms reporting declines in new orders and shipments exceeded the percentage reporting increases. And th
19-Aug-2010 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 SERCO GRP. ORD 2P 566.50 3.38% MORRISON (WM) ORD 10P 287.90 2.24% THOMAS COOK ORD EUR0.10 189.30 1.99% BG GRP. ORD 10P 1053.50
19-Aug-2010 02:57 PM

EP Global Opportunities NAV falls 6.5%

EP Global Opportunities Trust's net asset value per share fell 6.5% in the six months to the end of June to 164.5p. The share price fell by 3.9% to 165.3p during the period and it now trades at a premium of o.5% to the NAV compared with a discount o
19-Aug-2010 02:48 PM

Red Rock reveals indicated resource for Macalder tailings

Red Rock Resources has announced an indicated mineral resource estimate for the Macalder tailings at Migori, Kenya. The interest in the Macalder tailings is held through the joint venture in the Mid-Migori Mining Company/Migori gold project - 15% intere
19-Aug-2010 02:42 PM

Adnams pre-tax profits fall

First half pre-tax profits at Suffolk brewer Adnams fell to £436,000 from £591,000 as cask ale volumes dropped. Adnams said industry statistics showed cask ale volumes were down by 9.1% in teh first six months of the year which, it said, was very disappo
19-Aug-2010 02:30 PM

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

Overall Market CORERO ORD 1P 37.50 11.94% HENDERSON MRLY. ORD 0.125P 0.10 5.26% EUROPA OIL&GAS ORD 1P 13.25 3.92% SOLO OIL ORD 0.01P 0.42
19-Aug-2010 02:20 PM

Wimm-Bill-Dann extends CEO's contract

Wimm-Bill-Dann Foods has extended the contract of its chief executive, Tony Maher, until 2014. Chairman Sergey Plastinin said: "Tony's executive leadership ensured that we got through the recent financial downturn with enhanced profitability an
19-Aug-2010 02:16 PM

AQPSA settles row with Moolman Mining

Aquarius Platinum (South Africa)(Proprietary) Ltd has settled its long-running dispute with Moolman Mining, a division of Grinaker LTA. AQPSA has agreed to pay Moolman Mining and its managing director Brian Wilmot R86.8m in full and final settlement of a
19-Aug-2010 02:04 PM

Eksportfinans first half income falls

Norwegian export credit agency Eksportfinans reports total first half income of NOK176m - down from NOK425m a year ago. Net profit excluding unrealised gains and losses was NOK415m in the first half of 2010, compared to NOK523m in the corresponding perio
19-Aug-2010 02:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 14:00

FTSE 100 SERCO GRP. ORD 2P 566.50 3.38% THOMAS COOK ORD EUR0.10 189.10 1.89% MORRISON (WM) ORD 10P 286.90 1.88% AGGREKO ORD 20P 1563.00
19-Aug-2010 01:42 PM

US initial jobless claims up 12,000

US initial unemployment claims rose by 12,000 to a seasonally adjusted 500,000 in the week ending 14 August - the highest since mid-November. The US Department of Labor said the four-week average of new jobless claims, which is considered a better meas
19-Aug-2010 01:30 PM

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

Overall Market BLINKX ORD 1P 76.75 5.14% ADVENTIS ORD 0.25P 11.00 4.76% SCOTGOLD DI ORD NPV (DI) 2.75 4.56% BIOFUTURES ORD 1P 4.25