Shares in clothing retailer Next soared last September after the firm reassured investors with a “modest” profit upgrade.
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The mining giant navigated a commodities slide by shedding baggage. Is it in good enough shape for the uphill climb to come? Alice Gråhns reports.
Johnson Matthey is a platinum chemicals specialist and last September, its shares soared.
Martin Feldstein, the economist who chaired US president Ronald Reagan’s Council of Economic Advisers, predicts that the bull run in stocks may soon come to an end.
Co-founder and CEO Elon Musk says the stockmarket doesn’t suit the carmaker and he has the cash to buy it out. Alice Gråhns reports.
Indra Nooyi is stepping down after 12 years as head of PepsiCo. She has kept the company intact – but can her successor? Alice Gråhns reports.
Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca is expected to grow its earnings, while outsourcer Mitie’s share rice has been hit by a series of profit warnings.
Hedge fund manager David Einhorn says his favoured strategy of value investing – buying out-of-favour companies – has struggled as growth company stocks have shot up.
The biggest risk to the ongoing bull market is widening credit spreads, says David Rosenberg of Gluskin Sheff.
Social-media giant Facebook has shrugged off “fake news” and claims of voter manipulation. But slowing growth is a different story, says Alice Gråhns.