Updates from Royal Mail, Chemring and BT

Adrian Holliday

The FTSE 100 recovered sharply yesterday, up +1.46% to 6,430, a 92-point climb. Persimmon, again, climbed sharply, up +5.6% to 1195p with GKN up +4.37% to 358.20p. Close behind too was Legal & General, up +4.29% to 194.50p.

Much of the stock market recovery was down to US debt hope with the Dow Jones climbing +2.18% to 15,126. %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%