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But how are investors picking their bets? The reopening hopes, alongside the summer weather, have also boosted hard-hit hospitality sector shares such as pub groups Mitchells and Butler and Wetherspoons. ‘STARTING TO BOOM’More than half of British adults have had two vaccine doses, double the percentage seen in many euro zone countries. Investors are also watching Citi's economic surprise index that measures the degree to which data is beating forecasts. The government has reduced the list of “green” countries tourists can visit, hitting shares in airlines EasyJet and British Airways operator IAG.
Persons: Henry Nicholls, , , Kasper Elmgreen, Jefferies, Travis Perkins, ” Jefferies, Butler, Phil Milburn, Milburn, Liontrust, Nomura, John Keeble, Keeble Organizations: REUTERS, UK Cinema Association, SUN Investment, Kingfisher, Liontrust’s, Milburn, Jefferies, JET, British Airways, Charter Company Locations: London, Britain, Europe, United Kingdom, United States, India, Luton, Iceland, Greece
But how are investors picking their bets? 'STARTING TO BOOM'More than half of British adults have had two vaccine doses, double the percentage seen in many euro zone countries. Investors are also watching Citi's economic surprise index that measures the degree to which data is beating forecasts. The government has reduced the list of "green" countries tourists can visit, hitting shares in airlines EasyJet (EZJ.L) and British Airways operator IAG (ICAG.L). Based on the strength of recent interest, Keeble predicts that leisure travel will return to pre-pandemic levels by mid-2022.
Persons: Toby Melville, Kasper Elmgreen, Jefferies, Travis Perkins, " Jefferies, Phil Milburn, Milburn, Liontrust, Nomura, John Keeble, Keeble Organizations: South Bank, REUTERS, UK Cinema Association, SUN Investment, Liontrust's, Milburn, JET, British Airways, Charter Company, Thomson Locations: London, Britain, Europe, United Kingdom, United States, India, Luton, Iceland, Greece
U.S. Stock Futures Edge Up After Wall Street Rebound
  + stars: | 2021-05-21 | by ( ) www.wsj.com sentiment -1.00   time to read: 1 min
U.S. stock futures rose after a rebound on Wall Street helped major indexes break a three-day losing streak. S&P 500 futures gained 0.2% and futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average strengthened 0.2%. In Europe, the Stoxx Europe 600 added 0.2% in morning trade as gains in industrials and communication services sectors were muted by losses in financials and information technology sectors. The U.K.’s FTSE 100 fell 0.1%. Other stock indexes in Europe were mixed as France’s CAC 40 climbed 0.3% and Germany’s DAX rose 0.2%, whereas the U.K.’s FTSE 250 edged down 0.1%.
Persons: Travis Perkins, Germany’s DAX Organizations: Dow Jones, , CAC Locations: Europe, industrials, financials
(Reuters) -London’s FTSE 100 ended higher on Thursday on the back of gains in healthcare heavyweight GlaxoSmithKline and mining stocks, while hopes of a faster economic recovery lifted the mid-cap index to record highs. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City of London, Britain, December 29, 2017. REUTERS/Toby MelvilleThe blue-chip index rose 0.6%, with GlaxoSmithKline advancing 5% to become the top gainer after the European Medicines Agency said it was reviewing available data on the use of the company’s monoclonal antibody to treat COVID-19 patients. Precious and base metal miners added 2.6% and 1.3%, respectively, as they benefited from higher metal and gold prices. British gambling group Entain gained 1.1% after its quarterly online net revenue jumped 33%, even as shop closures hit its total net gaming revenue.
Persons: Toby Melville, , Michael Hewson, Travis Perkins Organizations: Reuters, GlaxoSmithKline, London Stock Exchange Group, City of, REUTERS, European Medicines Agency, Management, CMC Markets, Wickes Locations: City, City of London, Britain, U.S, British
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