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FTSE down as UK GDP, Wall St fail to give traction

FTSE indices were lower at the close, camped just below opening levels, after Q3 UK gross domestic product data (GDP) and a tepid start to Wall St failed to vault them into positive territory.

John Lewis of Hungerford cautious despite sales hike

John Lewis of Hungerford expects sales for the year to the end of August to be £7.4m - up from £6.6m. The company says the increase reflects a positive underlying trading performance coupled with contributions from the new Chiswick showroom and the new bedroom range.

Hikma's letter

Hikma Pharmaceuticals has received a 'warning letter' from the US Food and Drug Administration related to the inspection of its manufacturing facility in Portugal in March.

4imprint upbeat

4imprint Group - a leading international direct marketer of promotional products - reports continued strong organic growth in the three months to 27 September.

ODX warns

Omega Diagnostics said due to careful management of costs and an improved segmental mix of business its underlying pretax profit is expected to be about £0.56m, some 30% up on the year.