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Friday 25 February, 2011

25-Feb-2011 01:14 PM

BROKER MOVES ROUND-UP

African Barrick Gold initiated at HSBC with overweight rating and 700p target price. Aggreko upgraded to outperform from sector-perform at RBC, target price 1585p up from 1520p. Antofagasta upped to neutral from sell at UBS, target price rising to 1350p
25-Feb-2011 01:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 13:00

FTSE 100 BRITISH SKY BROADCASTING GROUP PLC 782.75 3.61% EURASIAN NATURAL RESOURCES CORPORAT 960.25 3.48% LONMIN PLC ORD SHS USD1 1806.00 3.20% ANGLO AMERICAN PLC ORD USD0.54945 3268.75
25-Feb-2011 12:45 PM

Trakm8 in new manufacturing pact with Omitec

GPRS-based hardware and software developer Trakm8 Holdings plc has reached a further framework manufacturing agreement with Devizes firm Omitec Limited for the production of new telematics hardware. Trakm8 said the T8 Mini hardware is complementary to a
25-Feb-2011 12:37 PM

Sorbic raises £1.6m for new plant

Chinese sorbates producer Sorbic International plc has conditionally raised about £1.6m before expenses through the issue of £0.56m of convertible loan notes and a placing of 5.18m shares at 20p each. The proceeds will be used to fund construction of the
25-Feb-2011 12:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 11:00 and 12:00

Overall Market WORLDSEC LD ORD $1.00 6.00 200.00% SPERATI (C.A.) (SPECIAL AGENCY) ORD 775.00 55.00% SITESERV PLC ORD EUR0.0016 4.50 48.51% BLUE PLANET FINANCIALS GROWTH AND I 6.00
25-Feb-2011 12:28 PM

Oxford Catalysts raises £21m to fund commercialisation

Oxford Catalysts Group plc has raised £21m before expenses via a conditional placing at 80p a share. It said it plans to use the net proceeds to accelerate the group's transition from a research and development organisation to a commercial product c
25-Feb-2011 12:20 PM

Management Consulting says African demand increasing

Professional services provider Management Consulting Group plc said its Alexander Proudfoot business was experiencing increasing demand in southern Africa from clients in a number of industries, particularly natural resources. It had recently signed a si
25-Feb-2011 12:16 PM

Ovoca sees strong potential at Olcha project

Exploration company Ovoca Gold plc said it continued to encounter high-grade intercepts at its Olcha project on the Rassoshinskaya license in Russia's Magadan region. The project has three targets: Centralny Zone 1, Centralny Zone 2 and Zond. Durin
25-Feb-2011 12:08 PM

Michael Page schedules finals

Recruitment consultancy Michael Page International plc will release its 2010 full-year results on Monday, March 7. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...
25-Feb-2011 12:05 PM

Velti gives date for finals

Mobile marketing and advertising technology provider Velti plc will announce its fourth-quarter and year-end 2010 results following the close of the Nasdaq market on March 16. Story provided by StockMarketWire.com...
25-Feb-2011 12:03 PM

Strategic Equity Capital NAV up 35.6%

Investment trust Strategic Equity Capital plc said its net assets per share increased by 35.6% to 90.5p per share in the six months to December 31. The trust outperformed the FTSE SmallCap (ex Investment Companies Index) by 14.8%. It said that investmen
25-Feb-2011 12:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 12:00

FTSE 100 CAPITA GROUP PLC ORD 2.066666P 817.25 13.82% NEXT PLC ORD 10P 2209.00 11.40% RANDGOLD RESOURCES LD ORD $0.05 5570.00 11.29% ANTOFAGASTA PLC ORD 5P 1470.00
25-Feb-2011 12:00 PM

PLUSquoted Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 12:00

PLUS Market All Star Minerals plc 1.70 240.00% Chemistry Communications Group plc 34.50 170.59% U3O8 Holdings plc 1.40 86.67% HealthyDays Group plc 8.50
25-Feb-2011 11:58 AM

Salamander reports major reserves upgrade for Bualang field

Oil and gas company Salamander Energy plc announced a substantial reserves upgrade to the Bualuang oil field and the start of a drilling programme in the B8/38 licence, Gulf of Thailand, where the group is operator with a 100% interest. Bualuang gross pr
25-Feb-2011 11:31 AM

Kazakhmys schedules update and finals

Metals miner Kazakhmys plc will release a trading update for the year to December 31 on Thursday, March 3, and its final results on March 29. The update will not include the contribution from ENRC plc, in which Kazakhmys has a 26% interest. Story p
25-Feb-2011 11:30 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 10:00 and 11:00

Overall Market DESIRE PETROLEUM PLC ORD 1P 222.25 594.53% PURICORE PLC ORD 10P 101.00 81.98% VICTORIA OIL & GAS PLC ORD 0.5P 7.03 52.16% PROVEXIS PLC ORD 0.1P 4.55
25-Feb-2011 11:23 AM

All Star Minerals says no reason for share price rise

Thorium mining investor All Star Minerals plc said it was not aware of any reason for the recent movement in its share price. The company was in the process of completing a small private placing to provide additional working capital. Further informat
25-Feb-2011 11:17 AM

Syndicate Asset to sell institutional business

Syndicate Asset Management plc said it had decided to focus exclusively on the wealth management sector via its financial planning and asset management services following a strategic review. The company said it would seek to dispose of EPIC, its institut
25-Feb-2011 11:02 AM

Sport Media broadly in line with own expectations

Newspaper publisher and digital content provider Sport Media Group plc said it performed broadly in line with management expectations for most of 2010. Group EBITDA was expected to be more than £1m for the year to end-December, the company said in it
25-Feb-2011 11:00 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 11:00

FTSE 100 PRUDENTIAL PLC ORD 5P 0.00 0.00% PEARSON PLC ORD 25P 0.00 0.00% AGGREKO PLC ORD 20P 0.00 0.00% RECKITT BENCKISER GROUP PLC ORD 10P 0.00
25-Feb-2011 10:56 AM

Narborough Plantations profit up 38%

Oil palm cultivator Narborough Plantations plc reported a 38% rise in pre-tax profit to £1.04m for the year to December 31. Revenue rose to £1.43m from £1.02m. EPS was 6.04p against the previous 4.57p. The company said it celebrated its 100th year of i
25-Feb-2011 10:30 AM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 09:00 and 10:00

Overall Market WATERMAN GROUP PLC ORD 10P 47.50 0.00% CONTENTFILM PLC ORD 1P 1.35 0.00% FORMATION GROUP PLC ORD 1P 2.15 0.00% HEAVITREE BREWERY PLC ORD 5P 350.00
25-Feb-2011 10:28 AM

Water bills to rise 4.6%

Water bills in England and Wales are to rise by an average of 4.6% in April. Starting last year Ofwat said that water bills would be allowed to rise roughly in line with inflation and this policy will remain in place until 2015. The water companies are
25-Feb-2011 10:21 AM

AIM Investments spends £800,000

AIM Investments has announced its interim results and says investment into the company was secured during the period enabling it to substantially implement its investment policy and avert the cancellation of trading of its shares on AIM. The company is
25-Feb-2011 10:11 AM

Interserve confirms its interest in Mouchel

Outsourcing company, Interserve, has confirmed that it has made an approach to Mouchel with an indicative proposal to acquire the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Mouchel. Discussions between Interserve and Mouchel are continuing and Inter