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The Swiss stock market began Tuesday's session in negative territory, but quickly recovered and spent much of the trading day in the green. However, the market finished the day in the red after a late sell-off. The late pullback was triggered by the weak opening on Wall Street. The Swiss market managed...

The European markets ended Tuesday's session with mixed results. After a positive start to the day, the market began to pare their early gains in the afternoon following the weak open on Wall Street. Investors largely shrugged off today's weaker than expected German business confidence data, remaining...

sharesteady-042418.jpg European stocks were mostly higher on Tuesday as oil extended gains amid Middle East tensions and the dollar held steady near its highest level since January on expectations for a faster pace of interest-rate hikes. Amid another batch of mixed earnings updates, investors awaited the European Central...

U.K. shares were modestly higher on Tuesday, tracking a weaker pound, which extended its slide to hit a five-week low against the dollar on expectations the Bank of England might not raise interest rates again in May. Amid a lack of triggers, traders awaited the European Central Bank's monetary policy...

French shares were little changed in cautious trade on Tuesday as investors awaited the European Central Bank's monetary policy decision and a potential meeting in Beijing between officials from the world's largest and second-largest economies this week for directional cues. The benchmark CAC 40...

German stocks rose on Tuesday as the earnings season picked up steam and investors waited for cues from the European Central Bank's monetary policy meeting, due Thursday. The benchmark DAX was up 66 points or 0.53 percent at 12,638 in opening deals after closing 0.3 percent higher in the previous...

sharesfirm-042418.jpg European stocks may open higher on Tuesday as Brent crude oil prices extended gains for a sixth day and a surge in U.S. bond yields pushed the value of the dollar higher against other major currencies. Oil prices hit their highest level since late 2014 on expectations of renewed U.S. sanctions against...

The Swiss stock market ended the first session of the new trading week nearly unchanged. After a weak start, the market pared its losses over the course of the day and finished with a very small loss. Weakness in banking giant UBS weighed on sentiment Monday, as well as concerns over rising U.S. treasury...

The European markets struggled in early trade Monday, but managed to climb into positive territory in the afternoon. Investor sentiment was dented by disappointing results from Swiss banking giant UBS and concerns over rising U.S. treasury yields. Traders are also looking ahead to the upcoming policy...

sharessubdued-042318.jpg European stocks were flat to slightly lower on Monday as earnings results from UBS disappointed investors and a rise in U.S. Treasury yields tempered optimism over easing geopolitical risks. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index was down 0.12 percent at 381.38 in late opening deals after finishing...

U.K. shares were fluctuating in lackluster trade on Monday as investors kept an eye on U.S. bond yields and tracked the pound, which hit a two-week low against the dollar following comments from the Bank of England Governor Mark Carney that market expectations over the possibility of a rate hike in May...

French shares retreated on Monday as a rise in U.S. Treasury yields tempered investor optimism over easing geopolitical risks. The benchmark CAC 40 was down 9 points or 0.18 percent at 5,402 in opening deals after rising 0.4 percent on Friday. Air France KLM shares fell over 2 percent. Air France...

German stocks fell slightly on Monday as a rise in U.S. Treasury yields led to some concern over interest rates and encouraging PMI data failed to cheer investors. The benchmark DAX was down 38 points or 0.29 percent at 12,503 in opening deals after declining 0.2 percent on Friday. Deutsche Bank...

stockhigher-042318.jpg European stocks may open a tad higher on Monday as the dollar held near a two-week high against a basket of major currencies, boosted by rising U.S. bond yields amid bets that the Federal Reserve will keep raising rates to prevent the world's largest economy from overheating. Asian stock markets are...

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a modest loss. After a positive start, the market quickly slipped into negative territory and never reemerged. The continued weakness in shares of index heavyweight Novartis pressured the overall market. The Swiss Market Index decreased by 0.29 percent...

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