Updates from Atkins and Rolls Royce

Adrian Holliday

The FTSE 100 slipped 32 points on Tuesday, finishing at 6,590.6. Sports Direct International shares fell more than 9% to 811p after founder Mike Ashley sold more than £204m worth of stock. Ashtead Group also fell heavily, down 5.41%. FTSE 100 stalwart ABF also fell hard.

The Dow Jones though trod water, ending the day just 10 points higher at 16,256.1. %VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%