Updates from Atkins, PZ Cussons and WH Smith

Adrian Holliday

The FTSE 100 finished +0.18 points higher yesterday at 5,483. Fresnillo was the biggest gainer, up +4.06% while Xstrata plunged -5.15%, giving away -50 points.

Asian shares overnight wobbled with Greek election plus Italian and Spanish debt worry playing on nerves: the Hang Seng slipped 0.6% and the Shanghai Composite Index was down 0.3%.