Associated British Foods PLC (ABF.L)
17 Nov 2017
* ABF, Teamsters national freight industry negotiating committee have agreed to exchange initial proposals on December 18 and 19, 2017
LONDON, Nov 10 British shares could not shake a downbeat mood on Friday and were set for their worst weekly drop in two months, as retail stocks continued to weigh, with Burberry and Bunzl leading losses.
* Fevertree sparkles after trading update (Add closing prices, comments)
LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Associated British Foods will pay for its sweet tooth. A company that sells everything from sugar beet to cheap party dresses has so far made the most of this somewhat odd mix. But its exposure to sugar prices means its valuation is too rich.
LONDON, Nov 7 A recovery among banking shares and continued gains among oil companies helped buoy British stocks on Tuesday, while disappointing results weighed on G4S and Primark owner ABF.
LONDON, Nov 7 Associated British Foods expects profits in its sugar business to fall in its 2017-18 financial year after rising 537 percent in 2016-17, its boss said on Tuesday.
LONDON, Nov 7 Associated British Foods on Tuesday reported a 20 percent rise in full-year earnings, helped by strong revenue growth at its Primark fashion business.
* AstraZeneca jumps after positive results for cancer drugs (Adds closing prices)
LONDON, Sept 11 Britain's top share index climbed higher on Monday, boosted by gains among insurance stocks and a rise in AstraZeneca's shares after some positive cancer drug news.
LONDON/MILAN European shares fell on Thursday to their lowest in 11 weeks after minutes from the ECB'S latest meeting showed the central bank had left the door open to scrapping its bond-buying pledge.