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European shares start December on a high; Omicron impact in focus

European stocks rose on Wednesday as bargain hunters returned after a rough November, although investors remained concerned whether the Omicron variant will upend economic activity in the winter months. The pan-European STOXX 600 rose 0.8% as of 0816 GMT, tracking gains in Asian shares and U.S. futures after a...

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Global Stocks Up as Omicron Fears Subside

Data released earlier in the day showed that China’s manufacturing purchasing managers index (PMI) was at 50.1, while the non-manufacturing PMI was at 52.3, in November. The Caixin manufacturing and services PMIs are due later in the week. However, investors also continue to monitor the omricron variant of COVID-19,...

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European Stock Futures Higher; Telecom Italia in Spotlight After Approach

European stock markets are expected to open higher Monday, starting a new week on a positive tone despite the return of Covid-induced restrictions to the continent. At 2 AM ET (0700 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.3% higher, CAC 40 futures in France climbed 0.4%...

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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 Largely Flat; Sino-U.S. Meeting, Rising Covid Cases Eyed

European stock markets are expected to open largely unchanged Tuesday, as investors digest a key meeting between U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping as well as rising Covid-19 cases in the region. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1%...

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European Stock Futures Edge Lower; Covid Cases on The Rise

European stock markets are expected to open marginally lower Monday, searching for direction as a positive earnings season winds down and concerns about rising Covid-19 cases climb. At 2 AM ET (0700 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% lower, CAC 40 futures in France dropped 0.2%...

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European Stock Futures Largely Flat; Deutsche Telekom Raises Outlook

European stock markets are expected to open largely unchanged Friday, consolidating after withstanding the shock of a sharp rise in U.S. inflation, helped by generally positive corporate earnings. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% higher, while 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; Corporate Earnings, U.S. CPI Due

European stock markets are expected to open lower Wednesday, amid caution ahead of the release of key U.S. inflation data, fresh concerns over the health of the Chinese property market. At 2:05 AM ET (0705 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.1% lower, CAC 40 futures in...

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