|Day's range||5,377.11 - 5,397.84|
|52-week range||4,989.26 - 5,567.03|
Most European stock benchmarks moved modestly higher Thursday, led by gains for commodity and industrial shares, as investors waded through a pile of corporate earnings reports.
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares rose on Thursday as improving optimism about the global economy helped investors shake off worries about geopolitical risks for the moment.
European stock markets rose for a second straight session on Wednesday, as geopolitical tensions and concerns over a potential U.S.-China trade war continued to fade and focus instead turned to the corporate ...
European stocks mark the best close in about seven weeks, taking the lead from an upbeat session the prior day in the U.S., as attention shifted from geopolitical concerns to the earnings season.
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday after Beijing added to a swelling trade dispute with Washington by hiking tariffs on U.S. sorghum.
Asian shares are flat to slightly higher amid persisting worries over trade tensions between China. Overnight, investors registered relief that air strikes on Syria were contained and unlikely to escalate. ...
European stocks ended lower Monday, as traders weighed the limited strikes on the Syrian regime over the weekend and news of potential fresh U.S. sanctions against Russia.
According to data provided by Markit Economics, the final Markit France services PMI (purchasing managers’ index) weakened again in March 2018. It stood at 56.9 in March 2018 as compared to 57.4 in February 2018. The reading met the initial estimate of 56.8 and was the slowest expansion in services activity since September 2017.
Investors were unable to get a reading on France’s benchmark stock-market gauge on Monday morning after exchange operator Euronext faced a “technical incident”. The group said it was not able to publish ...
NEW YORK (AP) — Bank stocks buckled on Friday, even after several reported fatter profits than analysts expected, and the sharp declines overshadowed gains elsewhere in the market to drag the S&P 500 lower.
European stocks edged higher on Friday, setting the benchmark index on track for a third straight week of gains as investors watched for developments in the possible conflict over Syria and the trade spat ...
According to data provided by Markit Economics, the final Markit France manufacturing PMI (purchasing managers’ index) stood at 53.7 in March 2018 as compared to 55.9 in February 2018. The PMI figure met the preliminary market estimates of 53.6. The factory activity in March 2018 was the slowest expansion in factory activity since March 2017.
Major economic indicators released in the first week of April 2018 include the following: US final manufacturing PMI Eurozone (EZU) final manufacturing PMI Germany (EWG) final manufacturing PMI France final manufacturing PMI (EWQ) UK (EWU) final manufacturing PMI Spain final manufacturing PMI Japan final manufacturing PMI
European stocks fall for a second straight session on Thursday, with concerns over a potential military conflict in Syria keeping investors from making any big bets on the equity markets.
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Thursday as investors digested the latest Fed minutes while geopolitical concerns overshadowed sentiment after President Donald Trump struck a defiant tone on the Middle East conflict.
European stocks lose ground Wednesday, as analysts said a U.S. military action against Syria was possible and could spook markets. A pan-European equity benchmark continued to show a weekly gain, helped ...
European stocks on Tuesday close at their highest level in about a month, with sharp gains registered at all of the major bourses, as China’s premier bolstered hopes that a global trade war can be averted....
European national equity indices are not a good guide to the health of their domestic economies, according to new research. The research looked at the geographical sources of revenue of the companies included in the Dax, which tracks the performance of Germany’s 30 biggest companies, France’s CAC 40, Spain’s Ibex 35 and Italy’s FTSE MIB. , and French companies included in the CAC 40 generate a similar proportion of their revenues at home.
European stocks advance Monday, extending a two-week rally, helped by what appeared to be a pause in the ongoing trade skirmish between the U.S. and China, the world’s two biggest economies.
European stocks end lower on Friday, but register a second straight weekly gain, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened China with additional tariffs.
European stocks are in rally mode on Thursday, feeding off gains across the globe as investors breathed slightly easier over trade-war tensions.
Losses for stocks in Europe accelerated Wednesday, after China hit back against U.S. tariffs on its products by issuing its own list of U.S. goods that will be subject to levies by the world’s second-largest ...
European stocks were dragged down Tuesday, beginning the second quarter of 2018 with the same technology-sector and trade-war worries that dogged markets during the first quarter.
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed in early trading Wednesday as investors pondered the latest volley of tariff measures and threats between the U.S. and China.
European equities end higher as German auto makers gain ground Thursday, but the broader market books losses for March and the first quarter.