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European stock markets

European Stocks Largely Higher; DAX Underperforms After Trade Deficit 

FTSE 100 is trading up 0.65% at 7196.67 European stock markets edged largely higher Monday, starting the new week on a positive note despite the Wall Street holiday limiting activity. By 03:40 AM ET (0740 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.1% lower, while the CAC 40 in France...

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European Stocks Higher; German CPI Data Soars

CAC 40 is trading down 1.14% at 5953.78 European stock markets are expected to open higher Tuesday, rebounding to a degree after the previous session’s sharp losses, but concerns remain that aggressive monetary tightening will stunt economic growth in the region. At 2 AM ET (0600 GMT), the DAX...

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World stocks hit two-week lows on inflation jitters, policymakers boost yen

NIKKEI 225 is trading down 1.49% at 27824.22 World stocks hit a two-week low on Friday as rate hike guidance from the European Central Bank and jitters over upcoming U.S. inflation data stoked concerns about global growth, while verbal intervention from Japan boosted the yen The ECB said on...

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European Stocks Largely Higher; U.K. Market Underperforms

CAC 40 is trading up 0.90% at 6468.31 European stock markets largely edged higher Friday, with the energy-heavy U.K. market underperforming, in cautious trading ahead of the release of key U.S. inflation data. By 4:05 AM ET (0805 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.4% higher, the CAC 40...

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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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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 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 shares subdued as Ukraine worries deepen

European shares gave up early gains to trade flat on Thursday, as the war in Ukraine marked a month and Western nations planned more sanctions on Russia. European gas prices soared after Russian President Vladimir Putin said the country would seek payment in roubles for gas sold to “unfriendly”...

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