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FTSE ends lower on weaker miners, poor earnings


FTSE ends lower on weaker miners, poor earnings

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's top share index fell on Friday on some disappointing earnings and weaker miners, although analysts said attractive valuations and an improving growth outlook were likely to keep its recent uptrend intact. The FTSE 100 index had risen for four straight days from Monday and ended 1.8 percent higher on the week, but fell on the last day as earnings reports from companies like Aggreko and McDonald's failed to impress. Miners meanwhile tracked metals lower on concerns about demand in top consumer China. UK miners fell 1.1 percent, mirroring losses of 1.8 to 2. ...


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