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How is Omicron affecting financial markets?

  • November 29, 2021 03:07 AM AEDT
  • Akshay
 How is Omicron affecting financial markets?

Highlights On Sunday, the Dutch health authorities said that they had found 13 infected cases of Omicron. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined by 2.5% on Friday, recording its worst day in over a month. The Tadawul All Share Index traded ...

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How Royal Mail is making shareholders, customers happy

How Royal Mail is making shareholders, customers happy

Highlights  People have complained of postal delays. Royal Mail claims that it has been working hard to improve its efficiency and delivery service. But for shareholders, the company decided to give out £400 million via a special di...

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Ceres (CWR) & ITM Power (ITM): 2 green energy stocks to buy at discount

Ceres (CWR) & ITM Power (ITM): 2 green energy stocks to buy at discount

HIGHLIGHTS Ceres Power Holdings inked joint development and equity contracts with RFC Power Limited, an energy storage firm. The Green Hydrogen for Scotland Consortium, whose partners include ITM Power, ScottishPower, and BOC, received £9...

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Are IAG Group (IAG) shares up for a bumpy ride?

Are IAG Group (IAG) shares up for a bumpy ride?

Highlights  The IAG Group’s planned acquisition of Air Europa is set to be reviewed by the UK’s Competition and Market Authority (CMA). IAG Group has been witnessing multiple headwinds since the Covid-19-led first lockdown and ...

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Shell (RDSA) & Cairn Energy (CNE): 2 energy stocks to buy

Shell (RDSA) & Cairn Energy (CNE): 2 energy stocks to buy

Highlights  Royal Dutch Shell stated its plans to buy the Australian arm of electricity provider Powershop on Monday. Cairn Energy will change its name to Capricorn Energy PLC, effective from 13 December. The energy industry has incre...

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Hochschild (HOC) shares dip 45%: Can you expect an early bounce back?

Hochschild (HOC) shares dip 45%: Can you expect an early bounce back?

Highlights  The shares of Hochschild Mining slumped on Monday due to the uncertainty associated with its flagship Inmaculada mine located in Peru’s Ayacucho region after the government ruled out timeline extensions. The Head of Cabin...

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Powerhouse (PHE), ECR Minerals (ECR) & UKOG: 3 AIM stocks to buy

Powerhouse (PHE), ECR Minerals (ECR) & UKOG: 3 AIM stocks to buy

Highlights  Powerhouse Energy Group’s development partner Hydrogen Utopia International inked a framework agreement with Linde Engineering, for the supply of PHE’s DMG® technology in Hungary, Greece and Poland. ECR Minerals...

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Going for Black Friday shopping? Consider these 2 retail stocks

Going for Black Friday shopping? Consider these 2 retail stocks

Highlights  Black Friday and Cyber Monday online scams rose by 61 per cent, to £15.4 million in 2020 compared to the previous year. Action Fraud warned shoppers to be vigilant ahead of the Black Friday sale on 26 November. The U...

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What to expect in the stock markets this week?

What to expect in the stock markets this week?

Highlights  The UK stock showed a downward trend during the passing week, with major benchmarks ending the red. All the national as well as some global developments on economic and market front keep impacting the UK stocks. The UK sto...

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5 green stocks to buy as UK adopts EV charge points in new buildings

5 green stocks to buy as UK adopts EV charge points in new buildings

After the sensitive UN climate conference hosted by the UK in Glasgow came to an end, the Boris Johnson government has started putting in more efforts to boost the UK’s environmental credentials by announcing that electric vehicle charge poin...

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Top 5 small-cap stocks to buy in 2022

Top 5 small-cap stocks to buy in 2022

Highlights Investors who have a higher risk appetite can look to invest in small-cap stocks, which are also considered growth stocks. Investors who have a higher risk appetite can look to invest in small-cap stocks that can deliver superior ret...

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