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Market Tactics

FTSE 250 earnings still out ahead

09 February 2016

In part one of a new Market Tactics series, James Norrington examines whether investors should look to mid-caps or the FTSE 100 for the best UK equity returns

If $30 (£20.82) per barrel of oil is the new normal, then further trying times can be expected for the explorers and producers of the FTSE 250, many of which have debt-heavy business models designed for low interest rates and a product trading at multiples of the current price.

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