Rank Group’s full-year profits on February 27 could prompt profit-taking but the risks are mainly on the upside, says the Financial Times. Heavy pruning at the company has paid off although Hard Rock Restaurants, which represents 13% of the business, has suffered from the slowdown in tourism. The shares have hit their highest level for almost six years. Financial Times (Money & Business) 14/02/04 page 3 (Weekend Share Watch)