^FTSE - FTSE 100

FTSE Index - FTSE Index Delayed Price. Currency in GBP
7,389.75
+9.07 (+0.12%)
At close: 4:29PM GMT
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Previous close7,380.68
Open7,380.68
Volume0
Day's range7,350.37 - 7,397.39
52-week range6,678.70 - 7,599.00
Avg. volume760,359,046
  • 3 Charts to Know: DAX Defies German Coalition Collapse
    Bloomberg Video5 hours ago

    3 Charts to Know: DAX Defies German Coalition Collapse

    Nov.20 -- Investors in Germany's DAX defied the negative sentiment around the collapse of Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition talks, pushing the index to a one-week high. The euro, however, rode a rollercoaster in 24 hours. Bloomberg's Ramy Inocencio explains with his three Bloomberg terminal charts you need to know on "Bloomberg: Daybreak Asia."

  • Asian shares advance as Wall Street regains ground
    Associated Press2 hours ago

    Asian shares advance as Wall Street regains ground

    Asian shares edged mostly higher Tuesday after Wall Street regained lost ground overnight amid subdued trading ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 1 percent ...

  • Market Realist9 hours ago

    Is Oil a Drag on Wall Street?

    Between November 10 and November 17, the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index (IVOO) rose 0.8%. However, during this period, the S&P 500 Index (SPY) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index (DIA) fell 0.1% and 0.3%, ...

  • MarketWatch13 hours ago

    European stocks end higher in wake of German political turmoil

    European equities finish higher Monday, with German equities recovering following the collapse of talks to form a coalition government for the eurozone’s largest economy.

  • MarketWatch13 hours ago

    FTSE 100 ends higher as home builders gain, but pound strength keeps rise in check

    British blue-chip stocks close slightly higher Monday, aided by gains for home builders, but a rise in the pound put some pressure on exporters.

  • Market Snapshot – German Troubles Dominate Markets
    FX Empire15 hours ago

    Market Snapshot – German Troubles Dominate Markets

    Euro Whipsaws The euro has been in the spotlight today as the failure of Merkel to form a coalition in Germany has had a tough effect on the euro so far. The euro fell early during the Asian session only to recover during the London session to reach the 1.18 region once again. It has … Continue reading Market Snapshot – German Troubles Dominate Markets

  • Foreign Stock Roundup: JD.com Beats Estimates, Petrobras & Infineon Miss
    Zacks16 hours ago

    Foreign Stock Roundup: JD.com Beats Estimates, Petrobras & Infineon Miss

    Political uncertainty in the United Kingdom and commodity prices weighed on Europe's stocks over last week.

  • Market Realist18 hours ago

    European Markets Are Weak Early on November 20

    At 5:05 AM EST on November 20, the CAC 40 Index was trading at 5,322.95 with a rise of 0.07%. The iShares MSCI France (EWQ) fell 0.42% on November 17.

  • AFP22 hours ago

    German stocks drop as coalition talks collapse

    Germany's main stocks index fell in early trading on Monday, although not by the huge amount feared, after the country's collapse of talks to form a new government. About 25 minutes after the open, Frankfurt's ...

  • Financial Times2 days ago

    [$$] Wood braced for investor showdown over chief executive pay

    Wood, the oilfield services group newly enlarged by its £2.2bn takeover of Amec Foster Wheeler, is bracing for a showdown with shareholders over a proposed 25 per cent pay increase for its chief executive. ...

  • Financial Times2 days ago

    [$$] Is UK's IPO market grinding to a halt for 2017?

    Here are the big questions for investors as a new trading week beckons. Is the UK market for initial public offerings really broken or is it just that the wrong companies are trying to list in London? ...

  • FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of November 20, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire3 days ago

    FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of November 20, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The FTSE 100 Index fell during the week, breaking below the 7400 level. Now that we are below there, it’s likely that we will continue to drift a bit lower, perhaps reaching towards the bottom of the recent consolidation area, which I see as the 7200 level. The 7400 level is essentially “fair value” in … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of November 20, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • MarketWatch4 days ago

    FTSE 100 ends slightly lower as British pound recovers

    U.K. stocks slip and log a second straight weekly loss on Friday, pushed lower by a stronger pound. Sterling is rising against the dollar on the back of a report that Donald Trump’s campaign has been ordered ...

  • Is Oil Causing Trouble for Wall Street?
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Is Oil Causing Trouble for Wall Street?

    Between November 9 and November 16, 2017, the S&P 500 Index (SPY) had a correlation of 42.5% with US crude oil (OIIL) active futures.

  • Market Snapshot – Dovish Draghi Helps the Stock Markets
    FX Empire4 days ago

    Market Snapshot – Dovish Draghi Helps the Stock Markets

    The only event of note today was the speech from Draghi which happened during the London session where he expressed his continued concern with the inflation. We have seen that the incoming data from the Eurozone has continued to be good, especially the ones from Germany but that seems to be having little effect on … Continue reading Market Snapshot – Dovish Draghi Helps the Stock Markets

  • Market Realist4 days ago

    European Markets Are Weak Early on November 17

    Germany’s DAX Index fell for five consecutive trading days and regained strength on Thursday. The DAX Index opened higher on November 17, 2017.

  • A Dovish Draghi is Good for Riskier Asset Prices
    FX Empire4 days ago

    A Dovish Draghi is Good for Riskier Asset Prices

    European stock markets are mostly slightly down, with the DAX swinging between gains and losses as the EUR hovers around the 1.18 mark against the USD. The FTSE 100 is underperforming slightly, initially weighed down by a stronger pound, although the currency pared some of its earlier losses after comments from Brexit Secretary Davis suggesting … Continue reading A Dovish Draghi is Good for Riskier Asset Prices

  • CNBC4 days ago

    European markets slip on trading updates; Draghi speech; Carillion shares tank 33%

    Markets in Europe came under pressure on Friday afternoon as investors digested new trading updates and followed the moves seen in markets Stateside.

  • FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast November 17, 2017, Technical Analysis
    FX Empire4 days ago

    FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast November 17, 2017, Technical Analysis

    The FTSE 100 rallied slightly during the trading session on Thursday, but continues to struggle at the 7400 level. There is a gap above there that continues to offer bearish pressure, but I think that if we can get above the 7415 handle, the market should continue to go much higher, perhaps reaching towards the … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast November 17, 2017, Technical Analysis

  • Asian shares mostly higher on US earnings, tax progress
    Associated Press4 days ago

    Asian shares mostly higher on US earnings, tax progress

    Asian shares were mostly higher Friday, extending global gains after Wall Street reported a round of healthy earnings and U.S. politicians took a step forward on President Donald Trump's tax reform plan. ...

  • Financial Times4 days ago

    [$$] GKN sacks CEO-designate just weeks after appointing him

    GKN was forced to sack the man it appointed as its new chief executive just weeks ago after revealing the company would need to write off as much as £130m in the aerospace division he ran for more than ...

  • MarketWatch5 days ago

    European stocks close higher, break longest losing streak in a year

    European stocks broke their longest losing run in a year on Thursday, with major regional indexes rebounding on the back of well-received corporate updates. Investors also cheered a rise in shares of car ...

  • MarketWatch5 days ago

    FTSE 100 breaks 5-day losing run, but trails rest of Europe

    U.K. stocks closed higher on Thursday, boosted by a round of well-received corporate updates and as buyers stepped in to pick up shares after a five-session losing streak.

  • Asian shares mostly higher on US earnings, tax progress
    Associated Press4 days ago

    Asian shares mostly higher on US earnings, tax progress

    HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Friday, extending global gains after Wall Street reported a round of healthy earnings and U.S. politicians took a step forward on President Donald Trump's tax reform plan.

  • Market Realist5 days ago

    Brexit and Politics Are Back to Haunt the British Pound Again

    The British pound (FXB) appreciated by 0.88% against the US dollar (UUP) for the week ending November 10.