Taking stock: ten companies to watch in 2023

It was a rollercoaster year for investors with rising interest rates and the Russian war against Ukraine sinking stock markets globally amid the uncertain economic outlook. Ian Guider examines ten Irish companies, how they fared this year and what the future might hold for them

Michael O’Leary, chief executive of Ryanair. Under his leadership, the airline came out of the pandemic with all guns blazing. Picture: AFP/Getty