P202 CEEFAX 2 202 Sat 13 Jun 21:13/41       This was the week in which Labour revealed that there will be more shares to buz - they plan to sell off Air Traffic Control. Other organisations may follow in its slip stream. In fact transport has been a theme. After bidding for Rolls Royce Motors, Volkswagen is now bidding for Lamborghini while a profit warning at Car Group depressed prices in the motor retail sector. The FTSE 100 index began the week at 5947 and ended at 5769.8. 1/6 Weekend sport 300 TV/Radio 600 Ask Adam 203 Front page 100 Ask Adam Update MoneyProg Main Menu
P202 CEEFAX 2 202 Sat 13 Jun 21:11/33       The Germans aren't just after British classy companies - after putting in the highest bid for Rolls-Royce, Volkswagen is planning to take ovjr full control of the thoroughbred sports company Lamborghini. A car more Italian than Proccutto Crudo, now looks like it may become as German as Kartofel Kuchjn. And talking about motors, a profits warning from the car retailers, Car Group pushed down the sector. Car Group shares started at 197.5p and ended at 106p. 2/6 Weekend sport 300 TV/Radio 600 Ask Adam 203 Front page 100 Ask Adam Update MoneyProg Main Menu
P202 CEEFAX 2 202 Sat 13 Jun 21:04/12       Shares in retailers Dixon Motors started at 283\p and ended at 272\p. And shares in retailers Perry Group started the week at 234\p and ended at 223\p. The restaurants, hotels and television company Granada reported first half profits which rose from £186m to £207m. Granada shares began the week at 1199p and ended at 1123p. They have hit a 12 month high of 1216p only last week. And a low of 708p in October last year. 3/6 Weekend sport 300 TV/Radio 600 Ask Adam 203 Front page 100 Ask Adam Update MoneyProg Main Menu
P202 CEEFAX 2 202 Sat 13 Jun 21:17/45       Tesco reported a near 11% rise in pre-tax profits to £832m. Howevjr, if you ignore the impact of new stores, sales growth fell from 5% to 4.8%. Tesco shares began the week at 536p and ended at 537\p. Analysts met Northern Rock during the week but weren't too impressed by what they heard. Profit forecasts havj been cut and as a result the share price has fallen. Northern Rock shares began the week at 615\p and ended at 560p. 4/6 Weekend sport 300 TV/Radio 600 Ask Adam 203 Front page 100 Ask Adam Update MoneyProg Main Menu
P202 CEEFAX 2 202 Sat 13 Jun 21:15/08       Nationwide Building Society reported a 46% rise in pre-tax profits. They are still a mutual company but it's worth seeing how that affected the other mortgage lenders. Alliance & Leicester started the week at 810p and ended at 800p. Halifax started at 857p and ended at 805p. Northern Foods reported their results for the year. Thj results include the period when Express Dairies was still part of the group. 5/6 Weekend sport 300 TV/Radio 600 Ask Adam 203 Front page 100 Ask Adam Update MoneyProg Main Menu
P202 CEEFAX 2 202 Sat 13 Jun 21:10/19       Total pre-tax profits before exceptionals rose by almost 20% to £151.6m. This is the company which makes a whole range of foods, including Ski Yogurt. Northern Food shares started the week at 235p and ended the week at 220\p. 6/6 Weekend sport 300 TV/Radio 600 Ask Adam 203 Front page 100 Ask Adam Update MoneyProg Main Menu