Updates from ABF, Carpetright and ARM

Adrian Holliday

The FTSE 100 slipped -0.10%, down six points, to 6,280 yesterday. Randgold Resources was the day's biggest gainer, up +4.42%, while Evraz, down -4.14%, went in the opposing direction.

Overnight there were subdued numbers from Asia with the Nikkei down -0.33% to 13,524 and the Hang sliding -1.09% to 22,085.