Thomson ReutersFebruary 14, 2013 06:00
* FTSE 100 index down 0.2 pct
* AMEC tumbles on outlook, profit taking
* Index back around 5-year high, needs new boost to push on
By Alistair Smout
LONDON, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE fell in early trade on Thursday, edging off five-year highs hit in the previous session and led lower by AMEC, which declined in heavy volume after giving a subdued outlook for future earnings.