Thursday, 17 May 2018 LONDON (AP) — Britain’s FTSE 100 index of leading shares has closed at a record high. The index ended Thursday’s session 0.7 percent higher at 7,787.97, surpassing its previous peak of 7,778 in mid-January. Since then, the index, like others around the world, has been hugely volatile. A bout of selling in February partly linked […]
With companies' latest quarterly check up taking place against the backdrop of a record-high stock market, investors are looking for guidance for the remainder of the year. Record earnings underpin the..