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European stock markets

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 markets

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 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 Stock Futures Edge Lower; Chinese Exports Surge Boosts Sentiment

European stock markets are expected to open marginally lower Tuesday, handing back some of the previous session’s strong gains, but losses are likely to be small as China’s trade data pointed to solid global demand. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.1%...

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Global shares fall on pandemic fears ahead of U.S. jobs report

Global shares retreated from recent highs on Wednesday, as Asian markets grew jittery about a resurgence of COVID-19 cases and Western markets awaited Friday’s U.S. jobs report and what it might mean for monetary policy. Asset markets have been buoyed over the past year by trillions of dollars in...

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Sharp rise in European sentiment helps stocks higher

European shares ended higher on Tuesday after data showed economic sentiment improved sharply in June, while Adidas lifted the German index with a share buyback plan. The pan-European STOXX 600 closed 0.3% higher at 456.37 points, after data showed eurozone economic sentiment hit a 21-year high in June as...

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