The scandal surrounding HSBC (LSE: HSBA) (NYSE: HSBC.US) and the misconduct of its Swiss unit shows no signs of disappearing from the front pages, and Sky News this week reported that the bank is planning to overhaul its embattled boardroom.
Britain's listed housebuilders have enjoyed a bumper bounce this week on the back of a slew of good news. Following Chancellor George Osborne's decision in yesterday's Autumn Statement to axe stamp duty for 98% of homebuyers, the Bank of England ...
Ashtead rents construction and industrial equipment, and has national networks in the UK and US. The company reported record profits in its recent nine-month results, and earnings per share (EPS) up 35% on the same period last year.
With Britain's chronic accommodation shortage set to keep sales at Taylor Wimpey (LSE: TW) ticking higher, I believe that shareholders can look forward to increasingly-juicy rewards in the coming years.