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Were Analysts Bullish Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) This Week?

Were Analysts Bullish Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) This Week?

The target price by JP Morgan Cazenove would suggest a potential upside of 22.06 % from the company's close price. British Land Company PLC (LON BLND) opened at 610.50 on Thursday. In related news, insider William Jackson purchased 1,098 shares of British Land Company PLC stock in a transaction on Friday, October 6th. Deutsche Bank has "Hold" rating and GBX 4700 target.


Costa coffee chain's profits go cold

Costa coffee chain's profits go cold

Whitbread said that an improved breakfast food range and a broader selection of cold drinks helped keep it in positive comparable sales territory, adding that it believes the United Kingdom is entering the "third wave" of coffee. "I am pleased with the progress we have made in executing the plan we set out in November past year, with earnings per share up 7.4% in the half and return on capital of 15.4%", said Chief Executive Alison Brittain.


New Home Sales Jumped 18.9% in September, Ten-Year High

New Home Sales Jumped 18.9% in September, Ten-Year High

The median price of a new home was $319,000. The rosy data suggests the housing market was regaining speed after appearing to stall in recent months. That was the highest level since October 2007 and followed August's upwardly revised sales pace of 561,000 units.



Shares in NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) Purchased by Koch Industries Inc

The Lpl Financial Llc holds 12,855 shares with $1.41 million value, up from 2,478 last quarter. NXP Semiconductors N.V. had a market cap of 40.27B, indicating that it has a good hold on the market value of the shares outstanding. Neos Therapeutics, Inc.is a pharmaceutical company. The company has market cap of $203.41 million. The Firm is focused on developing, manufacturing and commercializing products utilizing its modified-release drug delivery technology platform.


Insurers falling behind banks on gender equality, says Virgin Money boss

Insurers falling behind banks on gender equality, says Virgin Money boss

A former president and chief executive of HSBC USA, Ms Dorner was named the most powerful woman in banking by an American trade publication. Dorner is now a non-executive of Rolls Royce Holdings PLC. "That sort of thing of course means that there are issues for women in progressing through financial services", she said. Gadhia's advocacy drove the government to launch the Women in Finance Charter past year.