Company news

M&S: running to stand still

Retailer M&S has been undergoing revamps for years, but it still hasn’t found solutions to all the structural problems it faces. Alice Gråhns reports.

Company in the news: Quindell

Insurance claims handler Quindell has attracted a lot of publicity lately. But is the bad news already in the price, asks Phil Oakley.

Company in the news: Drax

Shares in Britain’s biggest coal-fired power station, Drax, have fallen out of favour, says Phil Oakley.

Company of the week: Bellway

Housebuilder Bellway is in rude health, says Phil Oakley. But are the shares still a buy?

Company in the news: ASOS

Shares in online fashion retailer ASOS have proved to be a lucrative investment, says Phil Oakley. But are they now worth the price?

Company in the news: Vodafone

If you own shares in Vodafone, you’re in for a big pay-out. Phil Oakley explains how it will work, and what you should do next.

Company in the news: Royal Mail Group

Royal Mail shares looked tempting before the float. But, now the shares have risen in price, is it too late to buy? Phil Oakley reports.