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stockmarkets dec12 02jun20 European stocks rose on Tuesday to hit their highest level in nearly three months as optimism around a post-coronavirus economic recovery helped offset jitters over increasingly violent social unrest in the U.S. and rising U.S.-China tensions. The pan European Stoxx 600 rose about 1.4 percent to 359.05,...

U.K. stocks advanced on Tuesday as hopes of economic recovery helped offset jitters over increasingly violent social unrest in the U.S. and rising U.S.-China tensions. Investors brushed off data from the Nationwide Building Society showing that U.K. house prices declined at the fastest pace since...

French stocks rallied on Tuesday to extend gains from the previous session after U.S. manufacturing data released overnight suggested the worst of the sector's virus-related slump may be over. Hopes for economic recovery amid easing of lockdowns across the world also bolstered expectations for a...

German stocks soared on Tuesday, with automobile stocks leading the surge after the ministry of economics proposed a $6.2 billion stimulus package aimed at the automobile sector. Optimism around a post-coronavirus economic recovery also helped underpin investor sentiment. The benchmark DAX jumped...

stockmarkets dec12 02jun20 European stocks are likely to open higher on Tuesday, though underlying sentiment may remain cautious after China reportedly stopped purchases of some American farm goods and U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military to quell civil unrest erupting across the nation. Meanwhile,...

European markets closed higher as stocks moved up in thin holiday trade on Monday, with investors reacting positively to U.S. President Donald Trump's comments on Friday that did not contain any threat of tariff hikes on China.

marketopen 011519 01jun20 European stocks rose in thin holiday trade on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump stopped short of threatening tariffs on China and a private survey showed that China's manufacturing sector moved into expansion territory in May. Meanwhile, the downturn in the euro area manufacturing sector eased...

U.K. stocks rose sharply on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump announced measures to revoke Hong Kong's special treatment on Friday, but left the Phase One trade deal with China intact. Encouraging manufacturing data from China also helped underpin investor sentiment. A private survey showed...

French stocks rose notably on Monday as U.S. President Donald Trump's response on China proved to be far less disruptive than feared and a private survey showed China's economy returned to expansion in May. Meanwhile, Eurozone PMI manufacturing was finalized at 39.4 in May, up from April's 33.4 despite...

stockmarkets aug17 01jun20 European stocks look set to open a tad higher on Monday after data showed the Chinese economy moved from contraction into expansion in May. The official manufacturing PMI dropped to 50.6 in May from 50.8 in April, while the Caixin/Markit manufacturing PMI for the month corroborated the expansion,...

The Switzerland stock market ended notably lower on Friday as an escalation in U.S.-China tensions rendered the mood negative, prompting investors to press sales at several counters.

European markets closed sharply lower on Friday, as stocks fell on heavy selling after escalating tensions between the U.S. and China outweighed optimism about economic recovery following reopening of businesses in several parts across the globe.

marketopen 011519 29may20 European stocks fell on Friday after recent sharp gains as investors braced themselves for U.S. Donald Trump's press conference later today amid a deepening rift with Beijing over Hong Kong. Trump is expected to speak later today in a press conference after China's parliament approved the controversial...

U.K. stocks fell on Friday as investors watched the escalating U.S.-China conflict over Hong Kong. After China's parliament passed new national security legislation for Chinese-ruled Hong Kong, investors wait to see how the U.S. would respond to the move. Speculation is rife that Trump may impose...

French stocks fell on profit taking Friday after recent sharp gains. Underlying sentiment turned cautious after China's parliament approved the controversial security law on Hong Kong, undermining the city's reputation as a financial hub with substantial autonomy. U.S. President Donald Trump is expected...

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