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The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session in the green, adding to the gains of the previous two sessions. The late-week recovery helped the market to finish the week with a substantial gain. Global markets have been in recovery mode in recent days, following the lead of the U.S. markets. Investors...

The European markets ended Friday's session with modest gains, extending their recent recovery. After posting gains in the first few hours of trade, the markets settled into a sideways pattern for the rest of the session. Traders across the pond have been keeping a close eye on the U.S. markets in...

sharesrise2-021618.jpg European stocks extended recovery on Friday as investors shrugged off the possibility of more interest rate hikes from the Federal Reserve and turned their focus to encouraging earnings news. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index was up 0.60 percent at 378.77 in opening deals after rising half...

sharesslightlyhigher-021618.jpg European stocks may open slightly higher on Friday after U.S. shares closed Thursday's session with strong gains, extending their winning streak to five sessions as investors kept piling into technology stocks. Japan's Nikkei index was up over 1 percent this morning even as markets elsewhere in China,...

The Swiss stock market ended Thursday's session with a small increase. After a positive start to the day, the market pared its gains in the afternoon following the early struggles on Wall Street. The weak performance of index heavyweight Nestlé also limited the market's upside. The Swiss Market Index...

After climbing during the previous session, the European markets got off to a positive start Thursday and advanced further during the first few hours of trade. However, the markets then began to pare their early gains and most ended the session with small increases. Investors largely shrugged off...

sharesrecover-021518.jpg European stocks extended gains from the previous session on Thursday as investors took in their stride the possibility of more interest rate hikes from the Federal Reserve and turned their focus back to corporate earnings. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index was up 0.9 percent at 378.04 in late...

U.K. shares extended gains from the previous session on Thursday, with energy and mining stocks climbing, as oil and base metals prices surged on dollar weakness after the release of mixed economic reports in the U.S. The benchmark FTSE 100 was up 49 points or 0.68 percent at 7,263 in late opening...

French stocks rallied on Thursday as investors took in their stride the possibility of more interest rate hikes from the Federal Reserve and turned their focus back to strong corporate earnings from the likes of Airbus and Schneider Electric. The benchmark CAC 40 was up 70 points or 1.37 percent...

German stocks extended gains from the previous session on Thursday as investors brushed aside concerns that the U.S. Federal Reserve could move more quickly to raise short-term interest rates to tame inflation. The benchmark DAX was up 76 points or 0.61 percent at 12,414 in opening deals after rising...

sharesrally-021518.jpg European stocks may open higher on Thursday, tracking firm cues from Wall Street and Asia as investors took in their stride signs of inflation pickup in the U.S. and the possibility of an interest rate increase at next month's Fed policy meeting. In brief remarks during a ceremonial swearing-in,...

The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session with a significant gain. The market got off to a positive start, following yesterday's week performance. The release of the U.S. inflation data sparked a quick, but ultimately short lived selloff in the afternoon. Consumer prices in the U.S. increased...

The European markets got off to a positive start Wednesday, fueled by solid GDP data from Germany and the Eurozone. However, the markets sold off sharply after the release of the U.S. inflation report. Consumer prices in the U.S. increased by more than anticipated in the month of January, according...

stockrise-021418.jpg European stocks were trading higher on Wednesday as investors await the U.S inflation report due later in the day for further cues on interest-rate changes in the world's largest economy. Earlier in the day, Sweden's central bank decided to maintain its negative interest rate and the future path of...

U.K. shares were trading notably higher on Wednesday after Sky Plc and BT Group said they had agreed to pay £4.464bn to secure the broadcast rights for the bulk of Premier League football games from the 2019/20 season. Sky shares jumped over 3 percent while those of BT Group rose more than 1 percent. The...

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