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European Stocks Slump on Inflation, Energy Fears; German Orders Drop; Tesco Stars

European stock markets weakened sharply Wednesday on concerns that high inflation, fed by increasing energy costs, will force central banks to tighten monetary policy faster, choking off the post-pandemic recovery. At 3:40 AM ET (0740 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 1.8% lower, the CAC 40 in France fell...

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European stocks slide as Evergrande concerns resurface

European stocks slipped at the open on Friday on lingering worries about troubled property developer China Evergrande, with mining and retail stocks exposed to the Asian country among the biggest decliners. The region wide STOXX 600index slipped 0.5% after a three-day run of gains. Miners, automakers and retailers fell...

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European Stock Futures Higher; Fed Meeting Looms Large

European stock markets are expected to open higher Tuesday, rebounding from the previous session’s sharp losses, although worries remain about the contagion risks associated with property giant China Evergrande Group, while the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting continues to dominate thinking. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futurescontract...

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European Stocks Higher; Airline Stocks Helped by Covid Discussion

European stock markets traded higher Friday, helped by gains in the airline’s sector on hopes Covid-19 restrictions may be ending, although concerns surrounding China, one of the world’s main growth drivers, remain. At 3:35 AM ET (0735 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 0.6% higher, the CAC 40in France rose...

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European stocks track Asian equities higher

European stocks inched higher on Friday, tracking a positive trading session in Asia, even as investors weighed risks from tighter monetary policies after the European Central Bank signalled a slowdown of its pandemic-era bond purchases. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.2%, as of 0710 GMT, but was...

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European Stock Futures Edge Higher; U.S. Payrolls in Focus

European stock markets are expected to trade cautiously higher Friday as investors await the release of key U.S. employment data, which could influence future Federal Reserve monetary policy. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.2% higher, CAC 40 Futures in France climbed...

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European Stocks Calm; Payrolls and ECB Stimulus in Focus

European stock markets traded largely unchanged Thursday, with investors displaying caution ahead of Friday’s key U.S. payrolls release while European Central Bank members discussed withdrawing monetary stimulus. At 3:40 AM ET (0840 GMT), the DAXin Germany traded 0.1% higher, the CAC 40in France rose 0.1%, while the U.K.’s FTSE...

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