The Week Ahead: Ferguson, Daily Mail, DS Smith

by Richard Hunter from interactive investor |

Concerns around the US, China and Hong Kong persist, and election fever will crank up a notch or two in the UK. US non-farm payrolls are also keenly awaited. And, as the corporate calendar winds down for Christmas, our head of markets talks us through US non-farm payrolls and what to look for in updates from these three big names.

Monday 2 December

Trading Statements

W Resources, Yourgene Health, Fusion Antibodies


UK Mortgages

Tuesday 3 December

Trading Statements
Ferguson, Tekmar Group, Consort Medical, Solid State, Oxford Metrics


Greatland Gold

Wednesday 4 December

Trading Statements

SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust, Loungers, Stock Spirits, IXICO, Impax Asset Management


Ceres Power

Thursday 5 December

Stocks that begin trading without rights to the latest dividend include YouGov (LSE:YOU), Next (LSE:NXT), Alliance Trust (LSE:ATST), DFS Furniture (LSE:DFS), Halfords (LSE:HFD)

Trading statements
Joules Group, IG Group, Smith (DS), Victrex, Daily Mail and General Trust


Sabien Technology, VinaCapital Vietnam Opp Fund, Ruffer Investment Company, Gleeson (M J), BATM Advanced Communications

Friday 6 December

Trading statements

Berkeley Group Holdings


Gfinity, James Halstead

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