Updates from Kentz, Bovis and Rexam

Adrian Holliday

The FTSE 100 stayed steady on Friday, up just 14.73 points to 6,557.17. InterContinental Hotels Group saw the largest lift, up +3.80% to 1937p. Legal & General though saw more pressure, slipping -3.33% to 206p while Aberdeen Asset Management and Hargreaves Lansdown both tumbled 2.86% respectively. Retailer M&S was also down significantly (-2.44%).

Across the pond, the Dow Jones lost 28 points, dipping to 16,302, not helped by a warning from Nike on the effects of a stronger dollar. %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%