The week ahead: Persimmon, ITV, BAT, US-China deadline

by Richard Hunter from interactive investor |

There's lots to keep investors busy next week as big names prepare potentially market-moving news.

Monday 25 February

Trading Statements

Associated British Food, Finsbury Food, Dechra Pharmaceuticals, Tristel, Ascential, Kosmos Energy, Quartix, Bunzl, Centamin, Hammerson, Ascential, Kosmos Energy


Wey Education

Tuesday 26 February

Trading Statements

Babcock International, Town Centre Securities, Lighthouse Group, Green Reit, Meggitt, Standard Chartered, Drax Group, Morgan Advanced Materials, Synectics, Lighthouse Group, Persimmon, Derwent London, Fisher (James), Augean, Croda International, Dalata Hotel Group, Thomson Reuters, Travis Perkins

Wednesday 27 February

Trading Statements

Redde, Clinigen, Synthomer, Unite Group, Provident Financial, Weir Group, ITV, Taylor Wimpey, Rio Tinto, Nichols, FBD Holdings, St James's Place, International Personal Finance, Capital & Counties Properties


Sage Group, Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth Trust, Bankers' Investment Trust, River & Mercantile UK Micro Cap Investment Co, Driver Group

Thursday 28 February

Trading statements

Genus, Ricardo, Management Resource Solutions, Rolls-Royce, STV Group, RSA Insurance, PPHE Hotel Group, Spire Healthcare, Rentokil Initial, Jardine Matheson, Dairy Farm International, Evraz,, British American Tobacco, Arrow Global, Amigo Holdings, Aston Martin Lagonda, Hastings Group, Hunting, Mandarin Oriental International, Merlin Entertainments, Mondi, National Express, Jardine Strategic Holdings, Inchcape, Howden Joinery, International Consolidated Airlines Group


Formation Group, Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust, Jersey Electricity Company, Miton Global Opportunities

Friday 1 March

Trading statements

WPP, Rightmove, Mail.RU Group

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