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The Swiss stock market ended Thursday's session solidly in negative territory, extending its weakness from the previous three trading sessions. The market had been on a 9-week upward trend before the current trading week began. Over that period of time the Swiss Market had recouped all of its losses...

The European markets sold-off sharply early Thursday as geopolitical concerns weighed on investor sentiment. However, the markets were able to pare their losses in the afternoon, after the U.S. equity markets turned positive. Energy and mining stocks were among the best performers, due to an increase...

The European markets fell across the board on Thursday, as investors exercised caution amid the unrest in Yemen and weak economic data from Wall Street overnight. Saudi Arabia has launched airstrikes targeting Houthi rebels in Yemen with the support of Gulf region allies and the U.S. The country has...

The UK market declined on Thursday, as investors exercised caution amid the unrest in Yemen and weak economic data from Wall Street overnight. Saudi Arabia has launched airstrikes targeting Houthi rebels in Yemen with the support of Gulf region allies and the U.S. The country has been facing a power...

The French market declined on Thursday, as investors exercised caution amid the unrest in Yemen and weak economic data from Wall Street overnight. Saudi Arabia has launched airstrikes targeting Houthi rebels in Yemen with the support of Gulf region allies and the U.S. The country has been facing a...

The German market declined on Thursday afternoon, as investors exercised caution amid the unrest in Yemen and weak economic data from Wall Street overnight. Saudi Arabia has launched airstrikes targeting Houthi rebels in Yemen with the support of Gulf region allies and the U.S. The country has been...

The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session firmly in negative territory. The market was up slightly in early trade, but reversed direction in the afternoon. The release of the weaker than anticipated U.S. durable goods orders report caused the turnaround. The sharp sell-off in the U.S. equity markets...

The European markets ended Wednesday's session firmly in the red, despite the better than expected German business confidence report. The markets weakened after the Euro gained ground against the U.S. dollar. The weakness in the dollar was caused by the unexpected drop in U.S. durable goods orders for...

The European markets were lower on Wednesday, even as German business confidence topped forecast. Investors exercised caution, following weak cues from Wall Street overnight. On a light day for economic news, survey results from the Ifo institute showed that German business morale improved for the...

The UK market was marginally lower on Wednesday, after Germany's business confidence topped forecast. Investors exercised caution, following weak cues from Wall Street overnight. On a light day for economic news, survey results from the Ifo institute showed that German business morale improved for...

The French market was moderately lower on Wednesday, after French business confidence weakened in March and Germany's business confidence topped forecast. Investors exercised caution, following weak cues from Wall Street overnight. On a light day for economic news, survey results from the Ifo institute...

The German market was moderately lower on Wednesday, even as the country's business confidence topped forecast. Investors exercised caution, following weak cues from Wall Street overnight. On a light day for economic news, survey results from the Ifo institute showed that German business morale improved...

Markets-111714_25Mar15.jpg European stocks may follow Wall Street lower on Wednesday as investors ponder over policy divergence between the U.S. and Europe. U.S. economic data will continue to attract attention, with investors eying a report on durable goods orders later in the day for further clues as to the timing of a rate...

The Swiss stock market pulled back again Tuesday, adding to its losses from the previous trading session. The weakness was again attributed to profit taking and strength in the Swiss franc. The Euro fell to its lowest level in six weeks against the franc. Uncertainty about the Greek debt crisis caused...

The majority of the European markets ended Tuesday's session in positive territory. Investor sentiment received a boost from some better than anticipated economic data. Germany's private sector expanded at the strongest pace in eight months in March and Eurozone private sector grew at the fastest pace...

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