Ryanair stock traded up as the news broke around midday on Wednesday. Photograph: François Lenoir/File Photo/Reuters

Positive news from several companies and optimism about US-China trade talks boosted shares on Wednesday. DUBLIN Glanbia’s shares tumbled after the (...)

 Ryanair: reports Q1 results on Tuesday.  Photograph:  Alberto Pizzoli/AFP/Getty Images

Monday Results: Bank of Ireland, Ryanair. Indicators: Irish industrial production by sector (2018); UK Nationwide housing prices (Jul), net lending (...)

At a recent investor day, Bank of Ireland announced its intentions to grow net loans by 20 per cent over the next four years.

Monday Results: Bank of Ireland, AerCap Holdings, Forterra, Caterpillar. Indicators: Euro zone business and consumer confidence (Jul), consumer in(...)

More than 3,000 representatives from major construction companies, developers and property managers are expected to attend the National Construction Summit on Wednesday. Photograph: Alan Betson

MONDAY Results: McDonalds. Indicators: Euro-zone loan growth (Mar); German retail sales (Mar), inflation (Apr). TUESDAY Results: Trinity Biotec(...)

Apple is due to report its financial results on Tuesday. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

Monday Results: Naturex, BP, Honda Motor Company, Panasonic, Sony, Trinity Mirror. Indicators: Irish industrial production (CSO), Euro zone inflati(...)