Week 24 #WOTD – Commodities and sponsorships

Top execs were shouting at commodity prices this week… Commodity prices have come under pressure which resulted in big weekly losses for BHP Group (BHP) down 5.2%, Glencore (GLEN) down 7.3% and Anglo American (AAL) down a whopping 9.2%. Somehow Glencore are still clinging on to their top spot but Lloyds Banking (LLOY) are justContinue reading “Week 24 #WOTD – Commodities and sponsorships”

Week 23 #WOTD – Pharma beating the banks

Pharma is up and banking is down this week. GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) had a stellar week with a 4% gain, however they were only on 0.1% before this so the 4.1% year to date does not move them from 17th. While AstraZeneca (AZN) were close behind for the week with 3.9% gain, moving them from 10thContinue reading “Week 23 #WOTD – Pharma beating the banks”

Week 15 #WOTD – Rio Celebrates

The bottom 5 are unchanged, however London Stock Exchange are trying their best to get off the bottom scoring a 4.7% gain this week, the 3rd highest for the league. The biggest scorer this week though was Rio Tinto (Ticker: RIO), with 6.6%, thanks to rising copper prices and their Lithium inspired greener future. FullContinue reading “Week 15 #WOTD – Rio Celebrates”

Week 12 #WOTD – Battle of the Banks

Glencore (ticker GLEN) are still routed to the top, but its getting tighter to hold on to the lead which is why they are shaking up their top management, merging units and streamlining their business to bring on more gains for the future. Full story Prudential (PRU) jumped from 6th to 3rd and may climbContinue reading “Week 12 #WOTD – Battle of the Banks”