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The Switzerland stock market ended slightly weak on Wednesday after spending much of the day's session in positive territory.

European stocks ended roughly flat on Wednesday after turning in a mixed performance, as the euphoria over recent positive news on the vaccine front and U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition to White House faded a bit and investors awaited fresh direction.

asian market down 25nov20 European stocks traded lower on Wednesday after initial gains as investors continue to digest continued optimism about coronavirus vaccines and easing of concerns over U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House. The European Central Bank, in its latest Financial Stability Review, said weak profitability prospects continue to weigh on bank valuations.

europeancommentary1 jan20 25nov20 European stocks are likely to open higher on Wednesday following positive Asian market trading as well as record closing highs overnight on Wall Street with the easing of concerns over U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House and continued optimism about coronavirus vaccines. Biden is moving quickly with his transition processes.

The Switzerland stock market ended higher on Tuesday, although gains were less pronounced than in other major markets in Europe.

European stocks closed on a buoyant note on Tuesday, as investors indulged in some hectic buying almost across the board, reacting to news about U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's transition into office and on continued optimism about coronavirus vaccine.

stockmarkets aug20 24nov20 European stocks advanced on Tuesday after the General Services Administration told U.S. President-elect Joe Biden they're ready to start the formal transition process. Encouraging developments related to coronavirus vaccines, a possible easing of lockdowns in France and media reports suggesting that...

stockmarkets aug17 24nov20 European stocks look set to open higher on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump gave the head of the General Services Administration the go-ahead to proceed with a transition for Biden's administration. Investors also cheered news that Joe Biden plans to nominate former Federal Reserve chair...

The Switzerland stock market faltered after a positive start, and after spending much of the session in the red thereafter, ended modestly lower on Monday.

Despite exhibiting some strength earlier in the day amid rising optimism about coronavirus vaccine, the major European markets settled lower on Monday as worries about rising new cases and fresh lockdown restrictions in several places across the continent weighed on sentiment.

stockmarkets dec18 23nov20 European stocks rose on Monday as encouraging developments around a coronavirus vaccine spurred bets of a faster economic revival globally. The Oxford University and British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca announced that their vaccine for the novel coronavirus could be around 90 percent effective...

U.K. stocks rose on Monday as investors reacted to more positive news on the vaccine front and watched the status of trade negotiations between the U.K. and the European Union. The benchmark FTSE 100 rose 28 points, or 0.4 percent, to 6,379 after edging up 0.3 percent on Friday. AstraZeneca shares...

French stocks rose notably on Monday as investors cheered more positive news on the vaccine front, with AstraZeneca saying its vaccine for the novel coronavirus, developed along with the University of Oxford, was up to 90 percent effective depending on the regimen. Meanwhile, as Europe battles the...

German stocks advanced Monday on optimism over the possibility of an early rollout of coronavirus vaccine after the Oxford University and British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca announced that their vaccine for the novel coronavirus could be around 90 percent effective under one dosing regimen. Meanwhile,...

stockmarkets dec17 23nov20 European stocks are likely to open higher on Monday, even as the upside may remain capped by worries about rising coronavirus cases and the slow pace of progress over stimulus to boost the U.S. economy. The U.S. has already seen more than 3 million new coronavirus cases in November as of Sunday, according...

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