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European stock markets

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; Central Bankers in Abundance This Week

European stock markets are expected to open marginally lower, lacking real direction at the start of a new week which includes key U.S. inflation data, an abundance of central bank speakers and the first reading of U.K. third-quarter GDP. At 3:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX Futures contract...

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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; Fed Meeting in Focus

European stock markets are expected to open with small losses Tuesday, handing back some of the previous session’s gains ahead of the start of an eagerly-awaited Federal Reserve meeting. At 2 AM ET (0700 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.2% lower, CAC 40 futures in France...

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European News – Marketmind: The ECB’s inflation conundrum

The European Central Bank meets later on Thursday and all eyes will be on its comments about the outlook for inflation. Will it or won’t it become the latest central bank to warn that price pressures are more severe — and less transitory — than they appeared a few...

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European Stocks Higher; Evergrande News, L’Oreal Results Help

European stock markets traded higher Friday, helped by an easing of worries surrounding embattled property group China Evergrande as well as positive corporate earnings, notably French cosmetics giant L’Oreal. At 3:50 AM ET (0750 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.4% higher, the CAC 40 in France rose 0.8%...

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European shares

European stocks head lower on Evergrande woes, mixed earnings

European shares slipped on Thursday, driven by gloomy sentiment on renewed worries around China’s property sector and mixed quarterly results. The pan-European STOXX 600index edged down 0.4% by 0710 GMT, retreating from its highest level in six weeks. Asian stocks were knocked lower by news about the collapse of...

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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 Stock Futures Higher; U.K. GDP Release Helps

European stock markets are expected to open higher Thursday, continuing to stabilize after the sharp losses earlier this week, but doubts about China’s economic expansion remain. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futures contract in Germany traded 0.7% higher, CAC 40 Futures in France climbed 0.7% and...

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European Stock Futures Higher; Fed Tapering Plan Helps

European stock markets are expected to open higher Thursday, following Wall Street upwards after the Federal Reserve delayed tapering to later in the year while concerns over heavily indebted Chinese property group Evergrande eased. At 2:05 AM ET (0605 GMT), the DAX Futurescontract in Germany traded 0.6% higher, CAC...

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