FTSE 100 PRICE, NEWS AND ANALYSIS:
The FTSE 100 index of leading London-listed stocks is in a good position to climb further, helped by Wall Street strength, risk-on sentiment in the markets, earnings optimism and news of an unexpected drop in UK inflation.
Those factors should outweigh continuing market expectations of an imminent tightening of UK monetary policy and bad Covid-19 data.
LONDON STOCKS UPSIDE BECKONS
London’s FTSE 100 index is modestly lower in e
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