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European Stock Futures

European Stock Futures Lower; Ukraine Tensions Weigh

European stock markets are expected to open lower, continuing last week’s selloff, as the threat of war in Ukraine adds to concerns surrounding high inflation and the prospect of U.S. Federal Reserve interest rate hikes. At 2:10 AM ET (0710 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.5%...

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DAX futures

European Stocks Edge Higher; Central Bank Actions in Focus

European stock markets are expected to open largely marginally higher Monday, with investors taking a breather after last week’s volatility associated with a strong U.S. jobs report, varying quarterly corporate results and the European Central Bank’s hawkish turn. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in...

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European Stock Futures

European Stock Futures Higher; UN to Discuss Ukraine Situation

European stock markets are expected to open higher Monday, ending a difficult month on a positive note with investors keeping a wary eye on political developments between Russia and Ukraine. At 2 AM ET (0700 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.7% higher, CAC 40 futures in...

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Global shares

Global shares extend losses on Ukraine fears and Fed jitters

Global shares and U.S. futures fell sharply on Tuesday, with investors nervous about the potential for military conflict in Ukraine and ahead of a key Federal Reserve meeting that could offer hints about the timing and pace of rate hikes. Benchmarks slid, with most extending losses in afternoon trade....

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Germany stocks

Germany stocks higher at close of trade; DAX up 0.32%

Germany stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Software, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare and Technology sectors led shares higher. At the close in Frankfurt, the DAX gained 0.32%, while the MDAX index gained 0.20%, and the TecDAX index gained 0.71%. The best performers of the...

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European Stock Futures Higher; U.K. GDP Release Helps

European stock markets are expected to open higher Thursday, continuing to stabilize after the sharp losses earlier this week, but doubts about China’s economic expansion remain. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.7% higher, CAC 40 Futures in France climbed 0.7% and...

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European Stock Futures Higher; U.S. bond Yields in Focus

European stock markets are expected to open higher Wednesday, rebounding to a degree from the previous session’s sharp losses, but investors continue to fret about higher U.S. bond yields. At 2:01 AM ET (0610 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.6% higher, CAC 40 Futures in France...

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