3 stocks that contributed the most in taking FTSE 100 to 20-month high

Highlights FTSE 100 is currently trading at its highest levels since February 2020. The benchmark index of the UK stock market has given a year-to-date return of 15.33%. The blue-chip index of the UK stock market, FTSE 100, rose for th...

Are these 2 FTSE 100 stocks a good buy before the budget?

The FTSE 100 index rose on Monday, ahead of the upcoming budget, which will be presented by the chancellor of the exchequer, Rishi Sunak, later this week, on 27 October. However, as per the recent research from a fund flow and allocation data firm...

M&G (MNG) & Associated British Foods (ABF): 2 blue-chip stocks to buy

Highlights  M&G’ institutional AUM hit a record of £89.7 billion in H1 2021 due to EU based client inflows during the period. Associated British Foods expects its Q4 2021 adjusted operating profit to be above expectations i...

Inflation dips in September: Should you hold these 2 FTSE 100 stocks?

Highlights  UK September CPI slowed to 3.1 per cent, from 3.2 per cent in August, despite rising fuel and other prices. The slight drop was due to the effect of UK’s Eat out to Help Out (EOHO) scheme falling out of the calculation fo...

Vodafone (VOD) & Evraz (EVR): 2 dividend stocks for your retirement

Highlights  FTSE 100 index is set to deliver a dividend yield of 4.1 per cent in 2021 This is the first time the index will see dividend growth since the beginning of the pandemic Dividends of FTSE 100 index constituents are expected ...

IAG shares jump 3%. Is it the right time to buy this FTSE 100 stock?

Highlights International Consolidated Airlines Group’s shares surged almost 3 per cent on Friday after one of its airlines, British Airways, reported plans of hiring cabin crew amid early signs of travel demand recovery. British Airways h...

Tesco (TSCO) and Compass Group (CPG): 2 climate-conscious stocks to buy

Highlights The UK is set to host a key UN climate summit, the COP26, starting from 31 October. Tesco finalised EV charging provider EO Charging for powering its EV delivery fleet as part of its goals to be net-zero by 2050 Catering major Compa...

Christmas hiring spree: Should you buy these 3 FTSE 100 stocks

Christmas hiring spree: Should you buy these 3 FTSE 100 stocks Highlights: UK retailers, supermarkets and others have started a massive hiring drive ahead of the Christmas season, amid staff shortage fears. Businesses are looking to hire about ...

3 top FTSE stocks to buy even while markets are falling

Highlights Glencore’s adjusted EBITDA increased by 79% year-on-year from US$ 4,833 million in H1 2020 to US$ 8,654 million in H1 2021. British American Tobacco declared an interim dividend of 215.6 pence per share of 25p. BAE Systems ann...

SMT & GlaxoSmithKline (GSK): Should you hold these 2 FTSE 100 stocks?

  The FTSE 100 index has witnessed some volatility recently due to the ongoing energy crisis as gas prices have touched record highs and caused several energy companies to collapse. Moreover, fears of potential stagflation in the UK have gathe...