Sunday 19 November 2017

Kingspan and DCC results due

CRH's shares surged last week after Mr Trump’s election win on hopes it may benefit from a huge infrastructure investment programme planned by him.
CRH's shares surged last week after Mr Trump’s election win on hopes it may benefit from a huge infrastructure investment programme planned by him.
John Mulligan

John Mulligan

There are some interesting corporate results in store this week, while investors will also be waiting to see if US president-elect Donald Trump makes any moves towards formal cabinet appointments.

Today, Cavan-based insulation maker Kingspan reports interim results, as does diversified group DCC.

On Thursday, Ireland's biggest company, CRH, delivers a trading update. The company's shares surged last week after Mr Trump's election win on hopes it may benefit from a huge infrastructure investment programme planned by him.

Ferry group Irish Continental also issues a trading update today.

In the UK, Vodafone has interim results out tomorrow, while Easyjet also posts its full-year results the same day.

Today, industrial production figures for the EU are published, while ECB president Mario Draghi will give a speech in Rome.

Other statistics which will out this week include the September residential property price index from the Central Statistics Office.

Irish Independent

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