European markets open to close, data, earnings, G-7, Ukraine

LONDON — European stocks moved higher on Monday, continuing a positive trend seen at the end of last week’s trading. The pan-European Stoxx 600 index added 0.9% in early trade, with basic resources jumping 3.6% to lead gains as almost all sectors and major bourses entered positive territory. The higher open on Monday comes after … Read more

European stocks open to close as recession fears continue

LONDON — European stocks were lower Thursday, as global markets see renewed volatility after a brief recovery following last week’s tumultuous trading. The pan-European Stoxx 600 dropped 0.5% by late morning, having recovered more than half of its earlier losses. Banks fell 1.5% while travel and leisure stocks gained 1.1%. In terms of individual share … Read more

European markets open to close, stocks, data, global markets

LONDON — European stocks moved higher on Tuesday, continuing a recovery seen at the start of the week. The pan-European Stoxx 600 index added 0.8% in early trade, with chemicals stocks climbing 1.6% to lead gains as almost all sectors and major bourses nudged into positive territory. The positive open for Europe comes as global … Read more

European markets open to close, data, ECB decision

LONDON — European stocks are expected to open lower ahead of the latest interest rate decision from the European Central Bank on Thursday. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 32 points lower at 7,554, Germany’s DAX down 75 points at 14,360, France’s CAC 40 down 35 points at 6,403, and Italy’s FTSE MIB 156 … Read more

European markets open to close, stocks, data, US inflation

LONDON — European stocks are expected to open in negative territory amid nervousness over inflation, with the next reading of US inflation due at the end of the week. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 39 points lower at 7,576, Germany’s DAX 113 points lower at 14,540, France’s CAC 40 down 54 points at … Read more

European markets open to close, data, U.S. inflation

LONDON — European stocks advanced on Monday as international markets gear up for key US data releases, including the latest inflation reading. The pan-European Stoxx 600 added 0.9% in early trade, with tech stocks climbing 2% to lead gains as most sectors and major bourses entered positive territory. Dr. Martens shares climbed more than 8% … Read more

European markets open to close, data, earnings

LONDON — European stocks advanced on Tuesday as global markets try to build on some positive momentum seen at the start of the new trading week. The pan-European Stoxx 600 added 1.5% by around noon, with tech stocks climbing 2.9% to lead gains as all sectors and major bourses entered positive territory. The positive session … Read more

investors look ahead to U.S. inflation data for April

LONDON — European stocks advanced on Wednesday morning as investors looked ahead to the latest inflation reading. The pan-European Stoxx 600 added 1.2% by mid-morning. Autos jumped 2.9% to lead gains as all sectors traded in positive territory except health care, which fell 0.9%. The positive morning in Europe came after choppy trading sessions in … Read more

Open to close after Wall Street sell-off

The pan-European Stoxx 600 fell 1% in early trade, with retail stocks shedding 1.5% to lead losses as almost all sectors and major bourses slid into negative territory. Oil and gas stocks gained 0.7%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 1,000 points and the Nasdaq Composite fell nearly 5% on Thursday, erasing Wednesday’s … Read more

European markets as investors react to France’s Macron win

LONDON — European stocks are expected to open sharply lower on Monday as the sell-off in global markets continues into the new trading week. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 94 points lower at 7,533, Germany’s DAX 241 points lower at 13,901 and France’s CAC 40 down 72 points at 6,509, according to data … Read more