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The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a small loss, but managed to hold above the 9,000 point level. Investors remained focused on the low price of crude oil at the end of the trading week, following its recent collapse. Despite the slight dip during Friday's session, the market managed...

The European markets ended Friday's session with modest losses. After a weak start, the market settled into a sideways trend and remained in negative territory throughout the session. While crude oil prices have steadied since Thursday, energy stocks have remained under pressure. Investors were also...

stocklower2-062317.jpg European stocks fell on Friday as investors digested disappointing private sector growth data and kept a close eye on developments at the EU Summit in Brussels. Oil prices edged up in European trade, but remained on course for a fifth weekly loss. The euro area private sector grew at the slowest pace...

U.K. shares moved lower on Friday as the pound strengthened and European leaders prepared for the second day of talks at a European Council meeting. The pound strengthened as British Prime Minister Theresa May laid out what she called a "fair deal" for EU citizens living in the U.K. and Kristin Forbes,...

French shares inched lower on Friday as investors monitored oil price movements and remained focused on developments from the EU Summit in Brussels. On Thursday, British Prime Minister Theresa May set out what she called a "fair deal" for EU citizens living in Britain as part of the nation's departure...

German stocks moved lower on Friday as investors digested disappointing private sector growth data and kept a close eye on developments at the EU Summit in Brussels. On Thursday, British Prime Minister Theresa May set out what she called a "fair deal" for EU citizens living in Britain as part of the...

stocklower-062317.jpg European stocks may open slightly lower on Friday as crude oil prices pulled away from ten-month lows and the dollar held little changed ahead of U.S. inflation, housing and revised first-quarter GDP data due next week. Commodity currencies strengthened on the back of an overnight rebound in oil prices...

The Swiss stock market ended Thursday's session solidly in positive territory. The market got off to a positive start, but briefly dipped into negative territory just before midday. However, the market quickly recovered and advanced further going into the close. The continued weakness in crude oil...

The European markets ended Thursday's session with mixed results, following the weak performance of the previous two days. Energy stocks continue to struggle following the recent collapse in crude oil prices. Miners were also under pressure due to falling copper prices. Eurozone's solid growth momentum...

stocklower-062217.jpg European stocks fell for a third consecutive session on Thursday, as depressed oil prices added to investor worries about inflation and the outlook for global growth at a time when the U.S. Federal Reserve continues to tighten monetary policy. Brent crude futures slipped below $45 a barrel despite...

U.K. shares retreated on Thursday as Brent crude futures slipped below $45 a barrel despite comments from Iranian oil minister Bijan Zanganeh that OPEC countries were mulling over the possibility of further oil output cuts. Meanwhile, a two-day meeting of the European Council gets underway in Brussels...

French stocks drifted lower on Thursday as falling oil prices sparked concerns about the future pace of inflation and global growth. The benchmark CAC 40 was down 32 points or 0.60 percent at 5,242 in late opening deals after declining 0.4 percent the previous day. Banks continued to move lower,...

German stocks fell again on Thursday as depressed oil prices added to investor worries about inflation and the outlook for global growth at a time when the U.S. Federal Reserve continues to tighten monetary policy. The benchmark DAX was down 43 points or 0.34 percent at 12,730 in late opening deals...

stocksteady-062217.jpg European stocks are likely to open largely unchanged on Thursday as oil prices held steady after falling more than 2 percent overnight to finish at their lowest levels in more than 10 months on concerns over a supply glut and falling demand. Technology stocks could be in focus after Oracle Corp reported...

The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session with a loss. After a weak opening, the market tumbled to its intraday low in the first few hours of trade, but managed to pare its losses in the afternoon. The positive opening on Wall Street and the stabilization of oil prices provides some relief in...

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