Friday Email: 21 August 2020
Every Friday morning our lead analyst Mark Riding sends out his weekly run-down and upcoming events in the investor calendar, like this one:
The FTSE 100 is down 80 points on the week and is currently trading at 6005.
The past week was relatively busy and next week is less so as the reporting season winds down.
Going ex dividend this coming Thursday with yields over 2% we have XPS Pensions (3.3%), VPC Speciality Lending (3.1%), Bodycote (2.3%) and Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust for 2.1%.
The Friday email is delivered to over 20,000 subscriber’s every week, and remains a widely read run-down of recent events and what investors can expect in the week ahead written by our chief analyst Mark Riding.
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Read next: 14 August 2020
The FTSE 100 is up about 20 points on the week (up 150 points at last nights close) as a result of a big fall of 130 points this morning as fears of a prolonged recession and poor Chinese data weigh on the markets.
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