Centrica PLC (CNA.L)
23 Nov 2017
LONDON The pan-European STOXX 600 index ended flat on Thursday, while euro zone blue chips erased early losses to trade up 0.3 percent after business surveys for the bloc cemented optimism on the economy.
LONDON, Nov 23 A fall in Centrica's shares weighed on British stocks on Thursday, but a rebound in housebuilders and a weak pound provided enough support to recoup most of the morning's losses.
LONDON, Nov 23 British Gas owner Centrica shed around a fifth of its market value on Thursday after warning its 2017 earnings would be well below forecasts due to fierce competition for business customers in North America and Britain.
LONDON, Nov 23 A drop in Centrica's shares after a trading update weighed on the blue chip FTSE 100 on Thursday, while housebuilders recovered some ground.
LONDON, Nov 23 European shares tumbled on Thursday, tracking more timid Wall Street trading as volumes thinned out for the Thanksgiving holiday, with British stocks leading losses as energy firm Centrica plummeted after results.
Nov 21 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
LONDON, Nov 20 Centrica, Britain's biggest domestic electricity and gas supplier, has set out plans to reform its pricing by withdrawing the most common form of tariff, the standard variable tariff, ahead of government intervention in the market.
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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.