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European stock markets

European Stock Futures Lower; Sentiment Weak on Central Bank Tightening Fears

DAX 40is trading down 1.03% at 13719.60 European stock markets are expected to open lower Friday, with sentiment hit by the broad sell-off on Wall Street overnight amid fears that aggressive central bank tightening will be needed to tame soaring inflation, severely hitting economic growth. At 2 AM ET...

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Nasdaq futures

Nasdaq futures jump after strong Meta results; GDP data awaited

NASDAQ 100 is trading down 0.05% at 13003.36 Nasdaq futures jumped almost 2% on Thursday, as a surge in Meta Platforms shares after its strong results eased pressure on growth and technology stocks that have been battered on concerns about rising interest rates. The Facebook-parent rose 17% in premarket...

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NIKKEI 225

Japan stocks higher at close of trade; Nikkei 225 up 1.22%

NIKKEI 225 is trading up 1.22% at 27171.93 Japan stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Mining, Electrical/Machinery and Rubber sectors led shares higher.At the close in Tokyo, the Nikkei 225 added 1.22%.The best performers of the session on the Nikkei 225 were Tokyo...

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Australia stocks

Australia stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 down 0.63%

S&P/ASX 200 is trading down 0.63% at 7442.80 Australia stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the IT, Consumer Discretionary and Energy sectors led shares lower. At the close in Sydney, the S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.63%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/ASX...

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European Stocks

European Stocks Mixed; Focus on Potential New Russian Sanctions

DAX 40is trading down 0.89% at 14428.90 European stock markets traded in a mixed fashion Tuesday, with investors digesting the potential for more sanctions against Moscow, which could lead to higher commodity prices and fuel inflation concerns. By 3:40 AM ET (0740 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.4%...

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European Stocks

European Stocks Higher; New Ukraine Peace Talks Likely

European stock markets edged higher Thursday at the end of a turbulent month, with investors carefully watching developments in the Ukraine-Russia conflict as well as volatile energy prices. By 3:40 AM ET (0740 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.5% higher, the CAC 40 in France rose 0.3% and...

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European equity markets

European Stocks Largely Lower on Peace Talks Skepticism

European stock markets traded largely lower Wednesday, handing back some of the previous session’s hefty gains amid skepticism over the likely success of the latest Ukraine-Russia peace talks. By 3:55 AM ET (0755 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 1% lower, the CAC 40 in France fell 0.8%, while...

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European Stock Futures

European Stock Futures Higher; Ukraine/Russia Peace Talks in Focus

European stock markets are expected to open marginally higher Tuesday ahead of the start of another round of peace talks between Ukraine and Russia in Turkey this week. At 2 AM ET (0600 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.4% higher, CAC 40 futures in France climbed...

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