London “Financial Times” 100 average stock price index on the 4th rose to close at 6558.58 points, compared with the previous trading day up 33.46 points, or 0.51%.
Boosted by positive economic data, the day of the London stock market opened high, intraday keep rising, although the late stages of market correction, but the major indexes are still more than 0.5% gain to close up.
British institutions Maji Te economic analysis and British Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply data released on the 4th, May UK construction purchasing managers index rose to 50.8 from 49.4 the previous month, which is the index for the first time since last October Expansion and contraction breakthrough industry events dividing line 50. On the same day, the British Retail Consortium said in a report in May this year, the UK retail sales rose 1.8 percent, an increase of more than market expectations.
Plate, the 4th London stock market rose most sectors, including motor vehicles and parts, banking, food and mobile communications sector rose significantly, industrial metals sector is a larger decline.
Stocks, transportation component manufacturers GKN Group shares surged 5.06 percent that day, because the day of UBS raised its price target and recommended investment rating upgrade to “buy”; as analysts maintain cheap airline services Manufacturers easet outlook optimistic expectations, the company’s shares rose 3.44%; financial stocks British Land Securities Group, HSBC Holdings, Old Mutual Insurance, London, and Aberdeen Asset Management rose 1.5 percent. As investors plumbing products manufacturer Worsley prospects are not optimistic about the results of the Group, the Group’s share price dropped 6.32 percent the day; mining and metals stocks Evraz, Randgold Resources, Antofagasta and Anglo American declines of 2.69%, 1.54%, 1.49% and 1.40%.
Two other European markets rose slightly, Paris CAC40 stock index on the 4th to close at 3925.83 points, compared with the previous trading day up 5.16 points, or 0.13%. Frankfurt, Germany’s DAX index closed at 8295.96 points, compared with the previous trading day up 10.16 points, or 0.12%.