CAC 40


  • European equities dipped lower on Friday after strong U.S. jobs data and the markets digested the outcome of talks between Greece and Germany - the euro zone's largest economy -- over the future of its bailout program.

  • Europe closes lower, led by construction stocks  Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed lower on Monday, with construction stocks continuing to weigh heavily after Wall Street opened down.

  • Europe shares end higher on Ukraine  Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares ended the day firmly in the green on Wednesday, amid hopes that Ukraine and Russia were nearing a cease-fire agreement.

  • Europe shares close lower on Ukraine crisis  Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks closed sharply lower on Monday, with investor sentiment curbed by the growing instability in Ukraine's Crimea region.

  • Europe shares close flat; Bayer up 3%  Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    European stocks closed flat on Friday, boosted by economic data from the U.S.

  • EU shares close up for third week  Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks closed higher on Friday, with France's CAC 40 posting a five-and-half-year high.

  • Europe shares close lower on weak data  Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks closed lower on Thursday, with sentiment remaining fragile after poor data from China and France.

  • Europe stocks close flat  Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks closed flat on Tuesday, after mixed data from Germany and reports that PSA Peugeot Citroen had finalized a deal with China's Dongfeng.

  • Europe markets close lower  Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Louisa Bojesen talks through the close of European markets.

  • Europe shares close higher  Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European equities closed higher on Monday, after an historic deal was struck over Iran's nuclear program.

  • European market closes higher  Thursday, 1 Aug 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    European shares closed higher on Thursday as investors reacted to strong U.S. and European data, as well as rate decisions from the European Central Bank (ECB) and the Bank of England (BoE).

  • Luxury in a Super Cycle Phase: Pro  Monday, 6 May 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Pierre Yves Gauthier, founding partner at AlphaValue, tells CNBC that luxury is in a super cycle phase and is only hitting a small peak with the end of the Chinese gifting luxury goods.

  • Market Not Concerned By French Politics: Pro  Monday, 6 May 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Francois Mallet, managing director of Kepler Capital Markets, tells CNBC that the CAC has done well, up almost 20 percent in a year, which shows the French local concern is not the concern of the markets.

  • European Shares Close Near 17-Month High Friday, 30 Nov 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    European stocks finished higher in choppy trading Friday, logging 17-month highs amid a backdrop of mixed signals about U.S. budget talks.

  • European Shares Close Higher on US Boost Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 11:36 AM ET

    European shares closed higher on Thursday, getting a fresh boost from stronger-than-expected U.S. housing data.

  • European Shares Cut Losses on Boehner Comments Wednesday, 28 Nov 2012 | 11:36 AM ET

    European shares pared losses in afternoon trading on Wednesday to close higher after U.S. House Speaker John Boehner said he was optimistic that a deal on the U.S. "fiscal cliff" of tax rises and spending cuts could be reached.

  • European Shares Edge Up on Greek Debt Deal Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 | 11:51 AM ET

    European shares edged higher on Tuesday after an agreement by international lenders to cut Greece's debt gave some short-term support to investor sentiment.

  • Banks Slide to End 5-Day Europe Winning Run Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    European shares ended a five-day winning streak on Monday as a slump in Barclays after a shareholder sold warrants in the company resulted in it leading both financial stocks and the broader market lower.

  • European Shares Post Best Week of 2012 Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 11:53 AM ET

    European shares posted their best weekly gain so far this year after rising for a fifth day on Friday, boosted by strong German data and growing expectations Greece will soon get the next dose of financial help.

  • European Shares Drift Higher, Greek News  Awaited Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 11:58 AM ET

    European shares closed higher after choppy trade on Wednesday as investors watched for signs of progress on a delayed deal to unlock aid to keep Greece solvent.