Pendragon has reported a slump in profits in its full-year results to 31 December 2017 due to a reduction in new car sales.
House prices ended last year £12,000 higher on average than they had been 12 months earlier, according to official figures.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has said that a rise in global oil production, led by the US, is likely to outpace growth in demand this year.
Despite the constant flux in recent months, cryptocurrency investing is still surging with bitcoin remaining the star of the show. Some experts are predicting the market potentially reaching the trillion-dollar mark in 2018.
Amazon.com Inc.'s stock climbed 0.8% in midday trade Wednesday, to lift its market value above Microsoft Corp for the first time, according to data provided by WSJ Market Data Group.
Britain’s Forties oil pipeline was shut on Wednesday after the unexpected closure of a feed control valve connecting to the Kinneil gas plant, traders said, just over a month after restarting following a major outage.
The head of the Financial Conduct Authority has been warned he risks making a “mockery” of the City watchdog if it further delays publishing a report into RBS’s mistreatment of small businesses.
J Murphy & Sons Limited has announced it has acquired Carillion’s UK power framework business for an undisclosed sum.
Global fashion group Michael Kors Holdings saw shares climb after it announced third-quarter results that exceeded guidance, with a better than expected performance from both the Michael Kors and Jimmy Choo brands.
European stocks rebounded on Wednesday, breaking a seven-session losing run while US stocks opened lower as investors remain cautious after a recent spate of volatility.
Profits at Carlsberg have plunged more than 70% after a crackdown on alcohol abuse in Russia took the fizz out of beer sales.
Toy maker Hasbro has reported net earnings for the full-year 2017 of $396.6m, or $3.12 per diluted share, compared to $551.4m, or $4.34 per diluted share in 2016 as overall consumer demand slowed in November and December both for the industry and for Hasbro.
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Shares in the best performing technology stocks, collectively known as FAANG, were all down on Wednesday.
Royal Bank of Scotland boss Ross McEwan is to be hauled in front of MPs later this month to answer questions on the lender’s treatment of small businesses after yet more damning details of the scandal emerged.