LVMH, the luxury goods bellwether, reported strong sales. But are investors too optimistic about the outlook? Ben Judge reports.
Unilever has unveiled the result of the strategic review it promised after rebuffing Kraft-Heinz’s £115bn takeover bid earlier in the year. But is it going down the right path?
Dominic Frisby picks the best place to lock away some cash for his children’s future.
Developed-world stocks are overpriced on pretty much every valuation indicator there is, says Merryn Somerset Webb. What will trigger a change?
The LSE’s merger with its German counterpart looks all but dead. Perhaps that’s just as well. Ben Judge reports.
Huge mega-mergers such as Kraft Heinz’s abandoned Unilever bid usually mark the top of the market. The “big, boring blue-chip” bubble is about to burst, says John Stepek.
Reckitt Benckiser is bidding for baby milk giant Mead Johnson. Will it pay too high a price? Ben Judge reports.
Professional investor Scott McKenzie picks three solid British stocks trading at bargain prices, but which still offer attractive dividend prospects.
Tesco is getting a good deal with its bid for wholesaler Booker.
But regulators could yet block the merger, says Ben Judge
The FTSE 100 is on its longest-ever winning streak, boosted partly by a weaker pound. John Stepek looks at what’s behind its record-breaking run, and asks: can it continue?
Mergers and acquisitions involving British firms fell to a three-year low last year. But though the value of deals fell, the number of transactions was only slightly down on 2015.