FTSE retreats as trade war escalates further

Jul 11 2018

UK shares opened in negative territory on Wednesday as the United States threatened to slap 10 percent tariffs on a list of $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, escalating a trade war further and sending jitters across global markets.

UK's FTSE holds its ground as May hangs on, Ocado shines

Jul 10 2018

The UK’s top share index held its ground on Tuesday as investors kept an eye on upcoming corporate results while assessing whether Prime Minister Theresa May would be able to hang on to power and deliver a smooth exit from the European Union.

Ocado warns of bigger 2018 loss on investment, bonuses

Jul 10 2018

British online supermarket Ocado warned its pretax loss this year would likely be larger than market expectations due to a step up in investment and management bonuses.

Ocado's first-half earnings dented by investment

Jul 10 2018

Ocado reported a 13.9 percent fall in first-half core earnings, reflecting a step-up in investment in the business.

Oil majors keep FTSE afloat, Ocado surges on US deal

May 17 2018

The FTSE 100 was flat at 0806 GMT, at 7,732 points still flirting with the record high it reached in mid-January.

Ocado shares soar as it partners Kroger to enter the US

May 17 2018

Ocado said Kroger had agreed an exclusive deal to use its technology for grocery deliveries, securing the online supermarket pioneer’s entry, sending its shares up 50%.

Ocado's sales growth dented by Beast from the East

Mar 20 2018

Online supermarket Ocado (OCDO.L) said its quarterly sales growth and profit were dented by snow storms that froze Britain in early March.

European shares STOXX 600 edge up led by Shell, Ocado rally

Nov 28 2017

Shell rose 1.8 percent, helping send the pan-European STOXX 600 index up 0.2 percent by 0814 GMT.

UK stocks: FTSE pauses for breath, Ocado drops 4.6 percent

Sep 19 2017

Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE see-sawed before steadying up 0.2 percent as investors hesitated ahead of the Fed's two-day meeting.

Amazon/Whole Foods deal piques US interest in Ocado

Jul 05 2017

Ocado has seen a pick-up in enquiries from US supermarket groups interested in possible partnership deals in the wake of Amazon's $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods.

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