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European Stock Futures

European Stock Futures Higher; Caution Ahead of Payrolls, Omicron News

European stock markets are expected to edge higher at the open Friday, helped by the sharp rebound on Wall Street as investors wait for more news about the omicron Covid variant ahead of the release of important U.S. employment data. At 2:20 AM ET (0720 GMT), the DAX futures...

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European Stock Futures Edge Lower; Thyssenkrupp Offers Positive Outlook

European stock markets are expected to open marginally lower Thursday as investors digest the region’s growing inflationary pressures as well as Thyssenkrupp’s quarterly report. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded flat, CAC 40 futures in France dropped 0.1% and the FTSE...

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European Stock Futures Lower; U.K. Consumer Inflation Soars

European stock markets are expected to open lower Wednesday after disappointing Japanese trade data, while a U.K. inflation release pointed to a Bank of England rate hike in December. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% lower, CAC 40 futures in France...

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European Stock Futures Mixed; U.K. GDP, Earnings in Focus

European stock markets are expected to open mixed Thursday, as investors digest the sharp rise in U.S. inflation and U.K. growth data on a busy day for European corporate earnings. At 2:15 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.2% higher, CAC 40 futures in...

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European Stock Futures Edge Lower; Fed Meeting Prompts Caution

European stock markets are expected to edge lower at the open Wednesday, ahead of a much-anticipated Federal Reserve meeting which could see the start of the winding down of pandemic-era monetary stimulus in the world’s largest economy. At 2 AM ET (0700 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany...

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European stocks steady as Nestle shines in mixed bag of earnings

European shares were flat on Wednesday as strong results from Nestle boosted food company stocks and made up for disappointing earnings from a clutch of firms, including French luxury group Kering and Dutch semiconductor company ASML. The pan-European index inched up 0.1%, reversing slight opening losses after Asian peers...

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European shares dip on inflation worries, weak China data

European shares opened lower on Monday, as surging commodity prices added to fears around a burgeoning energy crisis, while weak data from China kept concerns around slowing economic growth alive. The pan-European STOXX 600 fell 0.4% by 0707 GMT after an upbeat start to the U.S. and European quarterly...

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European Stocks Lower; Evergrande Concerns Weigh, OPEC Meeting Due

European stock markets edged lower Monday, weighed by ongoing concerns over the health of property giant China Evergrande Group and ahead of an OPEC meeting. At 3:50 AM ET (0850 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.5% lower, the CAC 40 in France fell 0.5% and the U.K.’s FTSE...

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