Updates from Kingfisher and Severn Trent

Adrian Holliday

A sharp -1.99% kick for the FTSE 100 yesterday, falling almost 135 points to 6,627 on global growth concerns. National Grid was the biggest faller, down -5.06% with United Utilities behind at -4.07%.

Global stocks fell with the Dow Jones down -0.69% to 15,302. Overnight, the Japanese Nikkei is sharply down, dipping below the 14,000 mark. %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%