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European stocks were indicated to open flat to slightly higher, ahead of gross domestic product data from the US which would show how solid is the recovery of the world's biggest economy.
"These costs are serious and they are growing," said Robert Kurtter, managing director of the state and local government finance group at Moody’s, according to the Financial Times.
Asian stocks rose Thursday after U.S. Federal Reserve policymakers voted unanimously to maintain a $600 billion bond-buying plan to fuel an economic recovery.
Stock markets in the developed world have risen too much, Robert Shiller, economics professor at Yale, told CNBC Thursday.
European shares were set to edge up on Thursday, tracking gains on Wall Street and in Asian markets after the Fed's meeting.
Stephen Schwarzman, founder and CEO of the Blackstone Group, called the State-of-the-Union speech part of a welcome move to the center following the midterm elections.
Business responses to President Obama’s State of the Union address reflected praise for his rhetorical commitment to “winning the future” and his support for innovation, education and infrastructure, while raising concerns about the details of his policy proposals, reports the Financial Times.
Asian stocks traded mixed on Wednesday after a flat finish on Wall Street.
European shares were set to rise on Wednesday, after US President Barack Obama stressed a need to lower corporate tax rates.
The pullback in Indian stock markets in recent weeks have sparked debate whether the market is headed for a long-term correction. Not yet, it seems, according to the charts.
Asian stocks climbed on Tuesday after a strong session on Wall Street which saw the Dow Jones Industrials finishing 20 points shy of 12,000.
European shares are set to rise for a third straight session on Tuesday, mirroring gains in Asia and on Wall Street.
Government policymakers in Davos this week looking to revive growth might want to emulate global mutual-fund managers, who are having no trouble finding growth stories across the developing world and in pockets of developed markets.
Asian stocks were higher on Monday on mild bargain buying after a sell-off last week.
European shares are set to edge higher on Monday, tracking Friday's gains on Wall Street.
Asian stocks finished mostly lower on Friday on concerns over further tightening measures by China after the latest growth figures released on Thursday showed the economy continuing to power ahead.
Asian stocks finished lower with substantial declines for Chinese shares on worries stronger than expected growth could lead to tighter monetary policy.
European stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Thursday, with stocks poised to extend the previous session's sell-off.
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