Week 25 #WOTD – Cup Round 3 winners into the final 16

There may be no Euro football to watch today, but you can still get your cup competition fix following Watch of The Day Cup week! Round 3 this week has knocked out another 16 from the FTSE100 companies leaving us with a final 16 competing. Who will make it all the way? If you missedContinue reading “Week 25 #WOTD – Cup Round 3 winners into the final 16”

Week 21 #WOTD – Cup Week Round 2

Cup week is back again with the 2nd round, 64 teams entering and only 32 progressing to the next round… let’s see how they did. The highest scorer this week was Melrose Industries with 6.26% (gain in the week) knocking out Smith & Nephew who recorded a 1.22% loss. Next up was Entain knocking outContinue reading “Week 21 #WOTD – Cup Week Round 2”

Week 17 #WOTD – Cup Week Round 1

Finally cup week is here and a chance for the lower teams in the FTSE100 to feature and celebrate… The weeks movement ranged from an 11% loss to an 8% gain and some of the losers got lucky: Polymetal scored -7% yet were lucky enough to get a bye in this round. Next round theyContinue reading “Week 17 #WOTD – Cup Week Round 1”

Week 16 #WOTD – Can’t Score, Won’t Score

Bit of a change this week with 16 companies failing to score growth compared to 2 last week! AstraZeneca (AZN) pulled in the biggest gain at 3.2% thanks to the US clearing their proposed acquisition of Alexion Pharmaceuticals at the end of last week. Full Story This is a big step forward in their growthContinue reading “Week 16 #WOTD – Can’t Score, Won’t Score”

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”