UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Tuesday November 25

martes 25 de noviembre de 2014 03:31 GYT

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LONDON Nov 25 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening flat to 4 points higher, or up as much as 0.1 percent on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

* The benchmark FTSE 100 was down 0.3 percent at 6,729.79 points at the close on Monday, pausing near a two-month high after a fifth straight week of gains.

* KINGFISHER - Europe's No. 1 home improvement retailer posted an 11.8 percent decline in third quarter profit, hurt by a tough French market and foreign currency movements.

* SEVERN TRENT - British water supplier Severn Trent reported a 3 percent rise in half-year profit before tax, allowing it to maintain its promise to pay a higher dividend for the full year.