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European Stock Markets News

ECB MORE CAUTIOUS THAN FED ON INFLATION OVERSHOOT IN NEW TARGET

The European Central Bank took a step in the Federal Reserve’s direction with its new inflation target of 2%, while stopping short of a similar commitment to let the economy run hot after a recovery. In announcing the results of its own long-running strategy review on Thursday, officials in...

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European Stock Markets

Oil rally helps energy stocks lead European shares higher

European shares ended higher on Thursday as a rally in crude prices saw energy stocks surge more than 2%, while strong earnings reports helped dispel some concerns over the infectious “Delta” variant of the coronavirus. The pan-European STOXX 600closed 0.6% higher at 455.63 points, with energy stocks marking their...

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European Stock Futures

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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