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Dignity results boosted by uptake in premium services

Funeral planner Dignity (LON:DTY) recorded stronger than expected results for the first quarter of the year, with a higher death rate and an increased...
church of england

Church of England investment returns failed to impress in 2017

The Church of England's investment returns dropped slightly in the 2017 financial year, after its set of impressive figures in 2016. Investable assets increased to...
tharisa

Caledonia shares wobbled despite 35pc rise in profits

South African mining company Caledonia (LON:CMCL) reported a 35 percent rise in profit over the first quarter of the year, boosted by lower costs...
zpg

Silver Lake makes Zoopla £2.2bn takeover offer, shares soar 30pc

The US venture capital firm Silver Lake has made a £2.2 billion to buy ZPG plc (LON: ZPG), owner of property sites Zoopla and PrimeLocation. The all-cash offer...
Morrisons

Morrison Supermarkets report yet another quarter of growing sales

Morrison Supermarkets (LON:MRW) reported another quarter of growing sales on Thursday, with its new business as a wholesaler appearing to make a positive mark...
ITV

ITV shares edge up as advertising revenue increases

ITV (LON:ITV) shares edged up at market open, after the broadcaster reported a 5 percent increase in external revenue in the first quarter. Total external...
next

Next increase profit guidance as Q1 sales are boosted by warm...

Next (LON:NXT) shares rose 6 percent in early trading on Thursday, after the group raised their profit guidance for the full year after better-than-expected...
BT

BT shares dip 7pc after announcing 13,000 job cuts

BT (LON:BT.A) have announced plans to cut 13,000 jobs over the next three years, aiming to cut costs by £1.5 billion after a disappointing...
greggs

Greggs shares plunge 20pc as sales are hit by adverse weather

UK's largest bakery chain Greggs (LON:GRG) warned on outlook for the full-year, after sales in the first quarter were hit by adverse weather conditions...
JD Wetherspoon

JD Wetherspoon report weak sales growth due to bank holiday timing

Sales at pub chain JD Wetherspoon (LON:JDW) grew at a weaker pace than expected in its third quarter of the year, affected by the...