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Wednesday 28 April, 2010

28-Apr-2010 05:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

FTSE 100 BG GRP. ORD 10P 1110.00 3.93% RANDGOLD RES. ORD $0.05 5330.00 3.39% OLD MUTUAL ORD 10P 116.00 2.84% RDS 'B' 'B' ORD EUR0.07
28-Apr-2010 05:00 PM

PLUSquoted Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 17:00

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28-Apr-2010 04:34 PM

Garmin makes offer for Raymarine

Navigation specialist Garmin has made a 15p per share offer for marine electronics firm Raymarine. It says the offer represents: * A 436% premium to the average share price of 2.8p per Raymarine share in the three-month period ending on the day prior to
28-Apr-2010 04:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 15:00 and 16:00

Overall Market RAYMARINE ORD 1P 10.75 82.20% TSE GRP. ORD 0.1P 0.20 18.18% ENFIS GROUP ORD 10P 14.50 16.00% ORPAK SYSTEMS ORD ILS0.02 110.00
28-Apr-2010 04:28 PM

Molex Q3 revenues top high-end guidance

Electronic components firm Molex posts third quarter net income of $23.8m compared with a loss of $58.6m last time. Revenue fof $756.3m exceeded the high end of the guidance provided on 26 January of $735m and increased 3.7% from the December 2009 quarte
28-Apr-2010 04:21 PM

Law Debenture outperforms benchmark

Law Debenture's net asset value for the three months to the end of March rose by 10.5% on a total return basis while its share price rose by 9.4%. Its benchmark, the FTSE All-Share, increased by 6.4% during the period. Story provided by Business F
28-Apr-2010 04:10 PM

Fortune Oil reveals raft of board changes

Fortune Oil has unveiled a raft of board changes. Chief executive Li Ching will relinquish the role at the annual general meeting but will remain as an executive director. Tee Kiam Poon will takeover as CEO. Tee joined Fortune Oil as development direct
28-Apr-2010 04:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 16:00

FTSE 100 BG GRP. ORD 10P 1108.50 3.79% OLD MUTUAL ORD 10P 116.70 3.46% RANDGOLD RES. ORD $0.05 5310.00 3.01% RDS 'B' 'B' ORD EUR0.07
28-Apr-2010 03:56 PM

Positive results for Lipoxen's ImuXen

Bio-pharmaceutical firm Lipoxen has received positive results for two of its ImuXen proprietary candidates - one as an influenza vaccine and the other as a malaria vaccine. Lipoxen's proprietary ImuXen technology is based on the use of natural subs
28-Apr-2010 03:46 PM

Imaginatik FY revenues slightly lower than last year

Imaginatik expects full year revenues to be slightly lower than last year;s £4.58m at £4.55m. It says this is lower than previously anticipated due to contract negotiations on a project not completing in the final quarter. The contract is currently at
28-Apr-2010 03:41 PM

BBVA's net profit increases in first quarter

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria's net profit rose 0.2% in the first quarter to €1.24bn and all its risk quality indicators improved significantly. Operating income rose 12.9% to €3.18bn with strong contributions from all revenue lines and
28-Apr-2010 03:33 PM

US crude oil inventories rise by 1.9m barrels

US commercial crude oil inventories increased in the week ending 23 April by 1.9 million barrels from the previous week, the US Energy Information Administration said today (28 April). At 357.8 million barrels, US crude oil inventories are above the up
28-Apr-2010 03:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 14:00 and 15:00

Overall Market GRESHAM COMP. ORD 5P 17.25 2.99% ANGEL BIOTECH ORD 0.1P 0.20 2.56% DEVELICA ORD EUR0.01 0.05 2.46% MINCO ORD EUR0.0125 5.50
28-Apr-2010 03:24 PM

Output falls at Gemfields' mine

Production at Gemfields' 75%-owned Kagem mine in Zambia fell to 3.5 million carats of emeralds and beryl in the three months to the end of March - down from 4.9m carats the previous quarter. Gemfields said its next auction is scheduled for July and
28-Apr-2010 03:11 PM

Galantas Gold net loss widens

Galantas Gold Corporation posts a full year net loss of $6.36m - up from a restated loss of $2.45m in 2008. It says that when the net loss is adjusted for non-cash items, the cash generated from operating activities amounted to $545,828 for the year to t
28-Apr-2010 03:06 PM

Dow Q1 sales up 33% at $13.4bn

First quarter sales at Dow Chemical rose 33% to $13.4bn. Top-line growth was driven by a 16% increase in volume and a 17% increase in price. Sales increased in all geographic areas with increases ranging from 26% in Latin America to 51% in Asia Pacific
28-Apr-2010 03:00 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers at 15:00

FTSE 100 OLD MUTUAL ORD 10P 116.70 3.46% RANDGOLD RES. ORD $0.05 5310.00 3.01% RDS 'B' 'B' ORD EUR0.07 1974.00 2.71% RDS 'A' 'A' OR
28-Apr-2010 02:54 PM

Halyk Bank main priorities unchanged

Halyk Savings Bank of Kazakhstan's main priorities remain unchanged. It said the development strategy of the Halyk Group for 2010-12 was considered at the annual general meeting on 23 April. The main priorities are: moderate growth; maintenance of
28-Apr-2010 02:43 PM

Arcus, Peel and RREEF set out Forth Ports offer

The Northstream consortium - comprising Arcus, Peel and RREEF - is making its revised 1,400p per share offer for Forth Ports public. The consortium says the offer - which has been rejected by the Forth Ports board - represents: * A premium of 34.2% to
28-Apr-2010 02:32 PM

KEFI Minerals pre-tax losses narrow

Full year pre-tax losses at KEFI Minerals fell to £964,000 - down from £1.14m last time. Operating losses of the year to the end of December fell to £914,000 from £1.33m and gross losses narrowed to £203,000 - down from £677,000. The firm had cash and c
28-Apr-2010 02:30 PM

Market Movers - Top risers and fallers between 13:00 and 14:00

Overall Market WYG ORD 10P 59.50 8.68% SYMPHONY ENV. ORD 1P 9.13 5.80% AFC ENERGY ORD 0.1P 22.25 4.71% EASTERN PLAT COM SHS NPV (CDI) 97.75
28-Apr-2010 02:23 PM

BG Group sells interest in Seabank Power

BG Group is selling its 50% interest in Seabank Power to Electricity First - a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings - for £211.7m. Seabank Power Limited operates a 1,140 MW combined-cycle gas turbine power plant near Bristol. T
28-Apr-2010 02:20 PM

ICTV Hellas completes Kozani interactive TV project

ICTV Hellas - a fully-owned subsidiary of PLUS-market listed ChoiceXS - has successfully completed the first interactive TV, IPTV and e-government on TV application in Greece. The project was financed by the prefecture of Western Macedonia i
28-Apr-2010 02:12 PM

Clarity directors granted options

Clarity Commerce Solutions' chief executive and business development director have been granted options under the firm's senior executive option scheme. And the firm's employee benefit trust has subscribed for 1,730,510 new shares in relat
28-Apr-2010 02:03 PM

China Shoto pre-tax profits up 117.1%

Full year pre-tax profits at industrial batteries and power supply systems producer China Shoto jumped 117.1% to £25.07m. Revenues for the year to the end of December increased 16.1% to £212.57m and net profits rose by 131.4% to £23.3m, excluding minori

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