1 – AMC + NFT = Spider-Man
AMC Entertainment Holdings (NYSE:AMC) Inc is playing to its contemporary crowd with a new Spiderman NFT ‘drop’ to coincide with the upcoming release of the Sony (NYSE:SNE)/Marvel movie Spider-Man: No Way Home in December.
2 – BT bidding war in the offing?
There was a flurry of interest in BT Group that drove the share price 9% higher at one point after India’s Reliance Industries was mooted as a potential bidder for the telco. Those who have followed the story for the past few months will know we could be in for some fun and games. That’s because on December 10 the lock-up agreement barring billionaire Patrick Drahi’s Altice from bidding for BT expires.
3 – Amigo shares friendless after warning
Amigo Holding has said it may go bust unless it is allowed to resume lending and raise new equity under a proposed new rescue plan.
4 – FTSE 100 recoups some lost ground
The UK blue-chip index closed 65.92 points, or 0.9% higher at 7,109.95 as the market re-calibrated after Friday’s shoot-the-bed session on Friday, prompted by the discovery of a new Covid strain. Be warned, there are still a few itchy trigger fingers out there.
5 – How hot’s copper and just where is it going in 2022?
In this cut-out-and-keep Proactive guide (driven by research by RFC Ambrian) we take a look at just which stocks are about to pop thanks to their interest in the red metal. Comes with insights from our resident mining guru.
And another thing … The UK unicorn population is growing, mythical beasts they might be, but unicorn is also a term used to describe a privately-owned business that manages a valuation of US$1bn or above. Here in the UK the stable is growing – particularly with the latest addition, which comes from an unlikely source.
The day ahead …Tuesday, November 30
Trading announcements: DiscoverIE Group PLC, DP Eurasia NV
Finals: Contango Holdings (LSE:CGO) (Contango Holdings (LSE:CGO)) PLC, Countryside Properties (LSE:CSP) (Countryside Properties (LSE:CSP)), easyJet plc, Future PLC (LSE:FUTR) (Future PLC (LSE:FUTR)), Gooch & Housego PLC (AIM:GHH) (Gooch & Housego PLC (AIM:GHH)), Greencore Group PLC (LSE:GNC) (Greencore Group PLC (LSE:GNC)), Marstons PLC, Topps Tiles PLC (LSE:TPT) (Topps Tiles PLC (LSE:TPT)), Shaftesbury (Shaftesbury PLC (LSE:SHB)) PLC, Treatt PLC
AGMs: Advance Energy plc, Alternative Income REIT, Castillo Copper Ltd (LSE:CCZ, ASX:CCZ) (Castillo Copper Ltd (LSE:CCZ, ASX:CCZ), Castillo Copper Ltd (LSE:CCZ, ASX:CCZ)), Europa Metals Ltd (AIM:EUZ, JSE:EUZ, OTC:EOPAF) (Europa Metals Ltd (AIM:EUZ, JSE:EUZ, OTC:EOPAF), Europa Metals Ltd (AIM:EUZ, JSE:EUZ, OTC:EOPAF), Europa Metals Ltd (AIM:EUZ, JSE:EUZ, OTC:EOPAF)), Nanoco Group PLC (LSE:NANO) (Nanoco Group PLC (LSE:NANO))
Economic data: Nationwide House Price index (UK), M4 Money Supply (UK)