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3 Shares the FTSE 100 Should Beat Today

Alan Oscroft
January 10, 2013

LONDON -- The FTSE 100 (INDEX: ^FTSE) is still floating higher, having gained another 16 points to reach 6,115 as of 10:10 a.m. EST. The Bank of England's decision today not to extend its quantitative-easing program does not appear to have damaged market sentiment, though it was widely expected that U.K. interest rates would be kept unchanged.

Even if the FTSE 100 is extending its gains, there are always some individual constituents of the indexes that are falling. We look at three companies dropping today.

Marks & Spencer (LSE: MKS)
Marks & Spencer shares have dropped 1.1% after the high-street giant released a disappointing trading u