Archive for Tag: DAX Market News

European Stocks Futures Edge Higher; Commerzbank Reports Quarterly Loss

European stock markets are expected to open marginally higher Wednesday, helped by strong Chinese services sector growth as the corporate earnings season continues. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% higher, CAC 40 Futures in France climbed 0.4% and the FTSE 100...

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European Stocks Mixed; Societe Generale, BP Impress With Earnings

European stock markets traded largely higher Tuesday, helped by a batch of largely positive corporate earnings from a number of corporate giants. At 3:30 AM ET (0730 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded largely flat, the U.K.’s FTSE 100climbed 0.3% and the CAC 40in France rose 0.8%. The corporate earnings...

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European Stock Futures Higher; Strong HSBC Earnings Help

European stock markets are expected to open higher Monday, helped by a degree of stability in Asia overnight and strong results from banking giant HSBC. At 2 AM ET (0600 GMT), the DAX Futurescontract in Germany traded 0.4% higher, CAC 40 Futuresin France climbed 0.5% and the FTSE 100...

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European Stock Futures Mixed Ahead of Fed; Rio Tinto, Deutsche Bank Earnings Eyed

European stock markets are expected to open largely unchanged Wednesday, as investors digest continued weakness in Asian markets on China’s regulatory crackdown, more corporate earnings and the outcome of the latest Federal Reserve meeting. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% lower,...

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European Stocks Lower; Chinese Clampdown and Earnings in Focus

European stock markets weakened Tuesday, continuing to feel the backlash of China’s regulatory crackdown while the corporate earnings season continues in mixed fashion. At 3:55 AM ET (0855 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 0.9% lower, the CAC 40in France fell 0.7% and the U.K.’s FTSE 100dropped 0.9%. The second-quarter...

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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 Stocks Lower Ahead of ECB Strategy Announcement

European stock markets traded lower Thursday ahead of the publication of the ECB’s strategy review, handing back some of the previous session’s gains after a weak lead from Asia. At 4:05 AM ET (0805 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 1.4% lower, the CAC 40in France fell 1.8% and the...

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