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Stock Market Summary

London Stock Exchange

Index Time Value Change %
UK Stock Index FTSE 100 Friday Close 6388.7 -30.42 -0.47%
UK Stock Index FTSE 250 Friday Close 15089.6 -46.44 -0.31%
UK Stock Index FTSE 350 Friday Close 3478.1 -15.65 -0.45%
UK Stock Index FTSE Small Cap Friday Close 4241.3 +9.13 +0.22%
UK Stock Index FTSE All Share Friday Close 3418.1 -14.62 -0.43%
UK Stock Index FTSE Eurofirst 300 Friday Close 1313.2 -3.74 -0.28%
UK Stock Index techMark 100 Friday Close 3139.3 +12.97 +0.41%
UK Stock Index techMark Friday Close 2698.4 +8.85 +0.33%
UK Stock Index FTSE Aim All Share Friday Close 709.0 +0.15 +0.02%
UK Stock Index AIM 50 Friday Close 3333.3 +3.38 +0.10%
UK Stock Index AIM 100 Friday Close 3056.7 -2.41 -0.08%

World Markets

Index Time Value Change %
Dow Jones Friday Close 16805.41 +127.51 +0.76%
Nikkei Friday Close 15291.64 +152.68 +1.01%
Hang Seng Friday Close 23302.20 -30.98 -0.13%

Commodities

Oil At Price Change %
Brent Crude Oil $/barrel Fri Close 85.73  -0.80 -0.92%
Gold At Price Change %
Forex Gold Index $/oz Fri Close 1232.75  0.00 0.00%

Stock Market News

US close: Markets rise, on the back of Microsoft and Procter&Gamble 24 Oct 2014 | 14:40
US stocks registered moderate gains on Friday, despite reports of a first Ebola case in New York, while the focus remained on company results.

S&P upgrades Cyprus on strong budget performance 24 Oct 2014 | 17:38
Rating agency Standard & Poor's has upgraded European economic struggler Cyprus, citing a strong budgetary performance.

Market overview: S&P downgrades Tesco 24 Oct 2014 | 08:55
1630:Close The Footsie ended the session lower ahead of this weekend's ECB stress tests and after an initial feint lower in US stocks. Significantly, on Friday ECB president Mario Draghi sounded a clarion call to action, warning leaders from the European Union that a "joint effort" is required to avoid a "relapse into recession." Tullow continued to reel under the pressure of low oil prices but Pearson did worst on the top flight index after announcing that its CFO was leaving. Intercontinental Hotels Group was also to be seen lower following reports overnight of an Ebola infection in NY. Heading the other way was Shire. The firm updated investors on its third quarter results. Tesco managed to hold on to the nearest level of technical support at 168p - at least for now. FTSE 100 down 30 to 6,388.7.

US open: Markets fluctuate amid renewed Ebola fears, while Ford and Amazon drop 24 Oct 2014 | 15:25
US stocks were largely unchanged on Friday, as investors looked to be worried by reports of the first Ebola case in New York, while the focus remained on company results.

Europe close: Stocks end on a mixed note 24 Oct 2014 | 17:36
European equities finished the Friday session on a mixed note as investors kept their cards close to their chests ahead of the European Central Bank's (ECB) 'stress tests' which were due out this weekend.

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