In September 2016, just before the asteroid 288P
made its closest approach to the Sun, it was close enough to Earth to allow astronomers a detailed look at it using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope .
Micro Focus International was the biggest gainer on the FTSE 100, closing higher by 14.7% or 288p
With a poll of analysts ahead of Tesco's thirdquarter update pointing to UK like-for-like sales growth of just 1.9%, shares closed 2% or 7.3p lower at 288p
Hotels group Hilton lost three per cent to 288p
. British Airways was down four per cent at 261p as investors remembered the damage September 11 did to air travel.
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Outside the top flight, bank note printer De La Rue surged almost 9pc or 23.25p to 288p
after it forecast a strong second half of its financial year and said interim profits had nudged ahead to pounds 19.7m.
Market heavyweight Vodafone was off 4p at 185p, Cable & Wireless shed 12p at 364p and BT Group lost 1p at 288p
Heavy weight from Hallrule Farm, Bonchester Bridge, Heifers to 304p per kg and medium weight to 300p from Howden Farm, Jedburgh, Continental from Mervinslaw, Jedburgh to 288p
On the first day of trading on June 16 Inmarsat's shares were 288p
and yesterday they was hovering around the 216-217p mark.
The company said it was unaware of any bid approach but that didn't stop the shares reaching 288p
, ahead more than six per cent.
Shares in Affinity, which is listed on the Alternative Investment Market, jumped 30p to 288p
on the announcements.