It’s good to know what the FTSE 100 is, how it works and how it affects you & its support mining stocks

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Written By Rohit Kumar Shaw

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FTSE one hundreds index tracks, the performance of those Company’s largest companies on the London Stock Exchange by market capitalization. It was established in 1983 and is a composite or “barometer” of UK stocks. You can think of it as a way for investors to see the general state of Britain’s stock market.

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BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) shares were in focus amid speculation of an impending takeover, with investors wondering if the company would be a target for rival miner Glencore plc (GLEN).

The Australian-based company’s shares are up about 2% this year, tracking near its all-time high. The stock is down 11% from its peak in December 2010 and has traded mainly between $51.00 and $58.00 over the last five years. In Australia, BHP’sBHP’s share price is today 46 cents or 1%, at A$52.

BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) shares were in focus amid speculation of an impending takeover, with investors wondering if the company would be a target for rival miner Glencore plc (GLEN).

The Australian-based company’s shares are up about 2% this year, tracking near its all-time high. The stock is down 11% from its peak in December 2010 and has traded mainly between $51.00 and $58.00 over the last five years. In Australia, BHP’sBHP’s share price is today 46 cents or 1%, at A$52.

The FTSE one hundard is a stock market index of the largest 100 companies listed on the London Stock Exchange. Beginning on January 3, 1988, the index’s base value was set at 1000. This meant it would take a company with a market capitalization of 10 billion to join the FTSE 100. The first addition to the index was the pharmaceuticals group SmithKline Beecham, followed by General Electric and ICI in 1989. Today, 62 members of the FTSE 100 have an average market capitalization of about £59 billion.

The following is a table of the net financial income of companies in the S&P 500 Index by company. Each company shows its revenue, total assets, and total equity.

The following is a list of the net financial income (EBITDA) and shares outstanding for each company in December 31, 2016.

Note that companies are listed alphabetically by their respective stock ticker symbol without regard to what position they hold on the list. For example, Coca-Cola Company’s EBITDA was more than $5 billion with shares outstanding of 746 million, while PepsiCo had an EBITDA of less than $1 billion with shares outstanding of 1.

GSK PLC is one of the leading pharmaceutical companies in the world. They offer a variety of health and beauty products to customers, such as birth control, facial moisturizers, and toothpaste. Every day they dedicate themselves to finding new products to make people healthier.

GSK PLC (LSE: GSK, NYSE: GSK) rose 1.22% after finishing the securing of Affinivax, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical organization situated in Cambridge

The unemployment in the UK rate reached a record high of 4.8% in the three months to September, according to Office for National Statistics (ONS) data published on Wednesday. The ONS also found that average weekly earnings fell by 2.9% compared to the previous quarter, continuing a trend seen before the 2008 economic crisis.

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