English translation: have performed very well (in the stock market)
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French to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial / Equity mkt report
French term or phrase:..ont été très bien orientées.
Les valeurs financières, en particulier les plus cycliques, ont été très bien orientées. Les sociétés de gestion d'actifs X et Y réalisent des progressions supérieures à 20 %.
Le titre Z a gagné 9,55 % . La banque affiche un résultat avant impôts et exceptionnel de 5,8 milliards de livres et un produit net bancaire en hausse de 18 %.
Not sure of 'ont été très bien orientées'.
Paul Stevens Local time: 20:05 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 347
14 mins confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
have been well-managed/directed
Explanation: I don't think the idea of 'progress' is quite the right one in this context
ydmills France Local time: 21:05 PRO pts in pair: 36
26 mins confidence:
were very well focused
Financial securities, notably among the most cyclical, were very well focused. The X and Y asset management companies have recorded growth in excess of 20%.
Z shares are up 9.55%. The bank has recorded earnings before taxes and exceptional items of £5.8 with net bank earning up by 18%.