• Strong underlying sales growth
• Progress with outdoor division
• Full-year earnings on track
John Menzies is chugging along nicely in aviation services, but weakness in its news distribution arm is casting a shadow over the group
Provident Financial's credit card arm Vanquis Bank is growing strongly, more than enough to offset subdued home credit.
BROKERS' VIEW: After another quarter of weak trading, prospects for a turnaround at Bwin.Party remain fairly distant
Smith & Nephew's entry into the wound care market has been a success, but its relatively small size compared with US competitors is a constant source of worry
In an eventful couple of weeks G4S has rebuffed a private equity approach, updated on trading and strategy and said it is co-operating with an SFO investigation into electronic tagging.