The Week in Brief.
24 Thursday[QQ] Transport operator Go-Ahead Group (In the spotlight) announces half-year figures. Pharmaceuticals giant AstraZeneca, car rental group Avis, gas distributor Centrica, hotel giant Hilton and mining operator Rio Tinto announce full-year pre-tax profits. 25 Friday ITNET (Newswatch) is due to announce £10m in pre-tax profits, leisure group Rank to announce profit of £255m. 28 Monday HSBC and freight manager Ocean Group announce pre-tax profits. 29 Tuesday Technology focused incubator and investment company Cube8.com is due to launch a share issue. Auto parts group Mayflower and Legal & General announce results. 1 Wednesday Cigarette company Gallaher and Thistle Hotels announce pre-tax profits. 2 Thursday Enterprise Oil and Rolls Royce announce results.