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The Swiss stock market traded in the green well into the afternoon Wednesday and reached a new intraday high for the year. However, a late sell-off pulled the market into negative territory and it finished the day with a modest loss. The solid performance by index heavyweight Roche helped to prevent...

The European markets ended Wednesday's session with mixed results. Trading activity was choppy throughout the day, but most markets were up ahead of the opening bell on Wall Street. Markets in Europe decline in late trade as the U.S. markets struggled in early trade. The upcoming Thanksgiving holiday...

marketmixed-112217.jpg European stocks were mixed on Wednesday as the euro inched higher for a second day running and investors awaited cues from the release of minutes from the latest Fed and ECB meeting due today and tomorrow, respectively. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index was marginally higher at 388.38 in lackluster...

U.K. shares rose on Wednesday as investors waited for Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond's Budget speech, due at 12:30 GMT. He faces a squeeze on available resources amid lingering uncertainty over the nature of Britain's departure from the European Union. The benchmark FTSE 100 was up...

French shares edged lower on Wednesday as investors paused for breath after recent gains, awaiting cues from the release of minutes from the latest Fed and ECB meeting due today and tomorrow, respectively. The benchmark CAC 40 was down 8 points or 0.15 percent at 5,358 in late opening deals after...

German shares were marginally lower on Wednesday as investors paused for breath after recent gains, awaiting cues from the release of minutes from the latest Fed and ECB meeting due today and tomorrow, respectively. The benchmark DAX was down 17 points or 0.13 percent at 13,148 in late opening deals...

stockup-112217.jpg European stocks may open on a positive note Wednesday, although overall gains may remain muted ahead of the release of minutes from the latest Fed and ECB meeting due today and tomorrow, respectively. Trading volumes may also remain light ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. Asian stock...

The Swiss stock market rose again Tuesday, adding to yesterday's gains. The increase drove the market to its highest level since August of 2015. The move came despite the political uncertainty in Germany. Talks between German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, the liberal Free Democrats and...

The European markets ended Tuesday's session in the green, adding to the modest gains of the previous session. Traders remain in a cautious mood due to the political uncertainty in Germany. However, the markets received a boost from some positive corporate news. The early gains on Wall Street also provided...

shareshigher-112117.jpg European stocks were slightly higher in cautious trade Tuesday amid German political uncertainty and ahead of the release of minutes from the latest Fed and ECB meeting due this week. The euro steadied somewhat after German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would prefer a new election to ruling with...

U.K. shares were little changed on Tuesday as investors digested some disappointing earnings updates and awaited cues from the latest Fed and ECB meeting due this week. The benchmark FTSE 100 was marginally higher at 7,393 in late opening deals after closing 0.1 percent higher in the previous session. Home...

French shares were little changed in cautious trade on Tuesday as German political impasse continued and investors awaited cues from the latest Fed and ECB meeting due this week. The euro steadied somewhat after Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would prefer a new election to ruling with a minority. The...

German shares were marginally higher on Tuesday amid political uncertainty and ahead of the release of minutes from the latest Fed and ECB meeting due this week. The euro steadied somewhat after Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would prefer a new election to ruling with a minority. The benchmark...

markethigh-112117.jpg European stocks are likely to open a tad higher on Tuesday as strong data from Germany and the U.S. helped investors shrug off renewed concerns about U.S. tax reforms and European political instability. After talks over forming a new coalition collapsed in Berlin, Chancellor Angela Merkel said she...

The Swiss stock market ended the first session of the new trading week with a significant increase. The sharp increase in shares of index heavyweight Roche helped to propel the market higher. The political uncertainty in Germany did little to impact the Swiss market Monday. Talks to form a coalition...

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