Stock Market Today - newspaper stocks and shares tipsFinancial Times
Apollo Global Management launches $509 million offer for Idol show and Elvis mansion.
Chinese airline and logistics group HNA, is paying €431.6 M for a 20% stake in Spain’s NH Hoteles,
Imperial Tobacco launches programme to buy back £500 million of shares a year.
BP receives approval to complete purchase of 10 exploration and production blocks from Devon Energy in Brazil.
LinkedIn IPO: - potential investors should heed the warnings in the company’s IPO prospectus about its future revenue growth rate.
Adecco - the world’s largest recruiting company by sales, is a good barometer of the jobs market and on Tuesday it announced Q1 results confirming the world is in recovery-mode.
Microsoft buys Skype for $8.5 billion but it would be better off saving its money and giving it to investors.
Tempus stocks and shares tips
CSR - good speculative gamble.
N Brown attractive enough, but concerns persist over the retail environment.
IHG - high enough .
Stock Market Comment
Tesco investors nervous about headwinds facing company, both in its home market which is saturated and some of its forays overseas, like the US adventure.
Investment Stocks and Shares Tips
Buy IHG at 1298p
Buy Hansard Global at 164p
Sell Johnston Press at 7.5p.
Skype deal is dotcom deja vu - people are already naming this period Bubble 2.0 in the US.
Pace - even by Pace's accident-prone standards, this year's calamities are shockingly spectacular.
The Daily Telegraph
Questor Stocks and Shares Tips
BG Group - hold at 1412p
Capita Group - buy at 741p - upbeat trading statement yesterday proved Capita expects trading conditions to be strong during H2 of 2011. Pipeline of new business is very strong.
Stock Market Report
Professional investors responded to renewed gossip that Sage Group’s days of independence are numbered.