FTSE hovers near one-week lows as Wolseley slides
Britain's top shares index hovered near one-week lows on Tuesday, weighed down by a drop in construction stocks such as Wolseley and weaker energy company stock prices.
The blue-chip FTSE 100 index was flat at 6,819.59 points, near its lowest level in around a week.
The FTSE gained some support from a general rebound in world stock markets after Democrat Hillary Clinton, favoured by many business leaders and investors, was seen to have won the first U.S. presidential election TV debate against Republican rival Donald Trump.
The FTSE remains up by around 10 percent since the start of 2016... read more
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