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European shares stay at record highs; commodity stocks fall

European stocks hit record highs on Monday as another run of gains in automakers more than offset early declines in commodity-linked shares sparked by downbeat China export data. The European automobiles and parts index rose 0.9% to reach its highest since March 2015, extending a 5.3% rally from last...

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European shares hit record high on Airbus boost, Bayer hurt by Roundup ruling

European shares closed at a record high on Thursday boosted by Airbus after the planemaker hiked its jet output targets, while German shares weakened after shares in pharmaceuticals maker Bayer were hit by a court ruling. The pan-European STOXX 600index rose 0.3% to 446.44 points, a record closing high....

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UK may support steel, but unlikely to nationalise Liberty

Britain is open to providing support for steel as a strategic sector, but nationalising Liberty Steel after the collapse of its main lender was unlikely, business secretary Kwasi Kwarteng said on Tuesday. Liberty and the rest of Sanjeev Gupta’s family conglomerate have been seeking to refinance its cash-starved web...

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European stocks resume slide on rising inflation worries

European stocks slid on Thursday, tracking a selloff on Wall Street, as a rapid rise in U.S. inflation spooked investors, while a drop in commodity prices weighed on heavyweight miners. The pan-European STOXX 600 indices fell 1.0%, heading further away from all-time highs. British luxury brand Burberry tumbled 8.8%...

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European Stock Futures Lower; Inflation Worries Weigh

European stock markets are seen weakening at the open Tuesday, following the previous session’s tech-led selloff on Wall Street on increased inflation worries. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.4% lower, CAC 40 futures in France dropped 1.1% and the FTSE 100...

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European Stock Futures Higher; Pressure on Fed Eases After Payrolls

European stock markets are seen opening higher Monday, following the global trend, with investors sanguine about the economic recovery despite Friday’s disappointing U.S. employment report. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.2% higher, CAC 40 futures in France climbed 0.3% and the...

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European Stock Futures Edge Higher

European stock markets are seen edging higher at the open, continuing the positive tone from the previous session, as investors digest more corporate earnings ahead of a Bank of England meeting. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% higher, CAC 40 futures...

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European stocks edge higher on earnings optimism, recovery hopes

European stocks edged higher on Monday amid thin trading volumes due to a UK bank holiday, with sentiment remaining positive on hopes of a quick economic rebound and a strong earnings season. The pan-European STOXX 600 indices rose 0.2% in its first day of trading in May. The benchmark...

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European Stock Futures Edge Higher; Deutsche Bank’s 1Q Impresses

European stock markets are seen opening marginally higher Wednesday, with investors waiting for news from the Federal Reserve on a busy day for corporate earnings. At 2:10 AM ET (0710 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% higher, CAC 40 futures in France climbed 0.1% and the...

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European Stock Futures Lower, Consolidating Ahead of ECB Meeting

European stock markets are seen opening slightly lower Monday, consolidating from record levels with the corporate earnings season to continue and investors awaiting the latest European Central Bank meeting. At 3:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.3% lower, CAC 40 futures in France...

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