Oil and gas business BG Group will report its fourth quarter results on Tuesday. Broker Charles Stanley is predicting its net income will dip to $950m from $967m the year before.
It said the exploration and production division has had a slow year in terms of production. McBride, a producer of supermarket own-brand cleaning products, will report interim results on Tuesday. Panmure Gordon forecasts a 26.5 per cent fall in pre-tax profit to £16.5m.