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European stocks edge higher on earnings optimism, recovery hopes

European stocks edged higher on Monday amid thin trading volumes due to a UK bank holiday, with sentiment remaining positive on hopes of a quick economic rebound and a strong earnings season. The pan-European STOXX 600 indices rose 0.2% in its first day of trading in May. The benchmark...

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European Stock Futures Lower; French 1Q GDP Impresses

European stock markets are seen opening slightly lower Friday, ending the week on a cautious note following disappointing Chinese growth data and ahead of key European numbers and the continuing first-quarter earnings season. At 3:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% lower, CAC...

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European Stock Futures Higher; Dovish Fed Message Helps

European stock markets are seen edging higher at the open Thursday, as investors digest the Federal Reserve’s decision to keep to its easy money policy while the first-quarter earnings season continues. At 3:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% higher, CAC 40 futures...

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European Stock Futures Edge Higher; Deutsche Bank’s 1Q Impresses

European stock markets are seen opening marginally higher Wednesday, with investors waiting for news from the Federal Reserve on a busy day for corporate earnings. At 2:10 AM ET (0710 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% higher, CAC 40 futures in France climbed 0.1% and the...

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European Stock Futures Mixed; Caution Over Rising Covid Cases in India

European stock markets are seen opening mixed Wednesday after suffering their worst daily loss so far this year on Tuesday, amid hopes that a positive corporate earnings season will calm concerns about the march of Covid-19 in India. At 3:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in...

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Google translation AI botches legal terms ‘enjoin,’ ‘garnish’ -research

Translation tools from Alphabet Inc’s Google and other companies could be contributing to significant misunderstanding of legal terms with conflicting meanings such as “enjoin,” according to research due to be presented at an academic workshop on Monday. Google’s translation software turns an English sentence about a court enjoining violence,...

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European stocks rise as Daimler earnings lift automakers

European stocks hit a record high on Friday after strong U.S. and China data spurred optimism about a speedy global recovery, while automakers got a boost following Daimler (OTC:DDAIF)’s better-than-expected profit. The pan-European STOXX 600 indices rose 0.1% by 0706 GMT, on course for its seventh straight week of...

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