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Friday 28 February, 2014

28-Feb-2014 04:30 PM

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

Overall Market Churchill Mining PLC 31.50 10.53% New World Resources PLC 38.00 7.41% Helius Energy PLC 13.63 6.90% Vitesse Media PLC 4.13
28-Feb-2014 04:22 PM

Gasol extends option to acquire AfGen

Gasol has extended the period for exercising the option agreement to purchase the entire issued share capital of African Power Generation from African Gas Development Corporation by six months to 24 August. All other terms of the Option Agreement remain
28-Feb-2014 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 Serco Group PLC 451.75 9.97% Man Group PLC 104.90 9.16% Old Mutual PLC 197.50 6.07% Tullow Oil PLC 796.75
28-Feb-2014 03:40 PM

Euromoney director to step down

Euromoney Institutional Investor training division managing director Daniel Cohen will step down as an executive director of the company with effect from 30 September. The position will be taken by Jane Wilkinson, currently group marketing director and C
28-Feb-2014 03:34 PM

Magnit opens new store

Russia retail giant Magnit has opened its 48th 'Magnit Family' store. The store is located at 38, 6th neighborhood unit ('Eurasia' shopping centre), Tobolsk, Tyumen region, Urals federal district. The store consists of more than 5,
28-Feb-2014 03:30 PM

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

Overall Market Pinnacle Technology Group PLC 12.75 10.87% Churchill Mining PLC 30.50 8.93% UK OIL & GAS INVESTMENTS PLC 'A' OR 0.63 8.62% Vitesse Media PLC
28-Feb-2014 03:05 PM

US pending homes sales up

US pending home sales rose by 0.1% in January from an upwardly revised 94.9 in December, according to the National Association of Realtors. NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun said that factors which dampened December activity also were at play in January.
28-Feb-2014 03:01 PM

UoM consumer sentiment up

US consumer sentiment rose to 81.6 according to the final February survey by the University of Michigan. This was up from 81.2 at the end of January and 81.2 earlier this month. An increase to 81.4 had been forecast. Story provided by StockMarketWire
28-Feb-2014 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 Serco Group PLC 452.55 10.16% Man Group PLC 103.75 7.96% Old Mutual PLC 197.10 5.85% Cairn Energy PLC 198.05
28-Feb-2014 02:50 PM

Chicago Business Barometer up

The Chicago Institute for Supply Management's Purchasing Managers' Index rose to 59.8 in February - up from 59.6 in January. The ISM 'Business Barometer' report said a double-digit gain in employment offset declines in new orders, pr
28-Feb-2014 02:40 PM

Lonfin pre-tax profits fall

London Finance & Investment Group's net assets per share increased 1.5% to 46.4p in the six months to the end of December from 45.7p at 30 June. Lonfin said its strategic investments increased in value by 3% during the period, reflecting a strong
28-Feb-2014 02:36 PM

JPMorgan Brazil beats benchmark

JPMorgan Brazil Investment Trust's net asset value fell by 20.7% in the three months to the end of January on a total return basis. This compares with a 21.5% fall in its benchmark. The company's share price fell by 21.7% in the period. At
28-Feb-2014 02:32 PM

JPMorgan Russian Securities beats benchmark

JPMorgan Russian Securities' net asset value fell by 12.1% in the three months to the end of January on a total return basis. This compares with a 15.3% fall in its benchmark. The company's share price fell by 15.2% in the period. At 2:32pm:
28-Feb-2014 02:30 PM

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

Overall Market ROSE PETROLEUM PLC ORD 0.1P 0.55 22.22% Central Rand Gold Ltd 13.00 18.18% UK OIL & GAS INVESTMENTS PLC 'A' OR 0.60 13.21% EU SUPPLY PLC ORD 0.1P
28-Feb-2014 02:26 PM

Henderson Opportunities beats index

Henderson Opportunities Trust reports an outstanding year to the end of October with its net asset value up 47.1% on a total return basis. This compares with a 22.8% rise in its benchmark, the FTSE All-Share index. The company said the consistently exc
28-Feb-2014 02:18 PM

Broker News & Views

Numis upgrades Rightmove to buy from add, target raised from 3,270p to 3,360p. Liberum Capital lifts Costain Group to buy from hold, 300p target unchanged. Espirito Santo lifts Vodafone to neutral from trading sell, target cut from 238p to 233p. Investe
28-Feb-2014 02:14 PM

Doriemus notes report on Brockham field

Doriemus has noted the independent evaluation report by RPS Energy Consultants of the summary of in place hydrocarbon volumes on the Brockham field in the Weald Basin, for the field's 80% owner and operator Angus Energy. Doriemus has a direct 10% p
28-Feb-2014 02:05 PM

Alternative Asset Opps NAV falls

Alternative Asset Opportunities' net asset value per share fell to 45.9p at the end of December - down from 54.3p in the corresponding period last year and 48.5p in the 12 months to the end of June. At 2:05pm: (LON:TLI) Alternative Asset Opps PC
28-Feb-2014 02:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 14:00

FTSE 100 Serco Group PLC 443.60 7.98% Man Group PLC 102.25 6.40% Old Mutual PLC 196.40 5.48% Cairn Energy PLC 197.60
28-Feb-2014 01:47 PM

Fitch maintains RSA on rating watch negative

Fitch Ratings has maintained Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance plc's insurer financial strength rating of 'A' on rating watch negative (RWN). Fitch has also maintained RSA's long-term issuer default rating of 'A-', RSA Insuran
28-Feb-2014 01:43 PM

First Quantum completes exchange offer

First Quantum Minerals' exchange offer for the 8.75% senior notes due 2020 and the 7.50% senior notes due 2021 issued by Inmet Mining Corporation (now FQM (Akubra) Inc) was accepted by holders of 97.9% and 99.8% of principal amounts outstanding res
28-Feb-2014 01:37 PM

US GDP revised down to 2.4%

US real gross domestic product in the fourth quarter was revised down according to the 'second' estimate by the US Bureau of Economic Analysis. The latest figure shows GDP increasing at an annual rate of 2.4% in the fourth quarter of 2013 (that
28-Feb-2014 01:34 PM

US GDP price index up 1.5%

The US price index for gross domestic purchases increased by 1.5% in the fourth quarter according to the 'second' estimate by US Bureau of Economic Analysis. This is 0.3 percentage point more than in the advance estimate. The index increased 1.
28-Feb-2014 01:30 PM

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

Overall Market Daniel Stewart Securities PLC 0.48 20.00% ROSE PETROLEUM PLC ORD 0.1P 0.53 17.78% UK OIL & GAS INVESTMENTS PLC 'A' OR 0.58 9.43% ECR Minerals PLC
28-Feb-2014 01:16 PM

Rochelle output resumes, says Endeavour

Endeavour International has confirmed that production has resumed at Rochelle, a gas- condensate field, in the UK North Sea. The East Rochelle E2 well is on production and flowing to the Scott Platform. The West Rochelle W1 well is anticipated to restar

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