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LONDON, Dec 28- European shares edged lower on Monday in their first day of trade since the Christmas break, with investors reluctant to place strong bets in thin year-end trading. Germany's DAX was down 0.1 percent at 0856 GMT, the Euro STOXX 50 index fell 0.2 percent, while France's CAC dropped 0.4 percent. Shares in ArcelorMittal fell 2.5 percent on profit taking,...
LONDON, Dec 23- European shares surged on Wednesday, boosted by gains in commodities stocks on the back of stronger metals and crude oil prices and signs of more economic stimulus measures in China, the world's largest metals consumer. The euro zone's Euro STOXX 50 advanced 2.3 percent, Britain's FTSE 100 index rose 2.6 percent and Germany's DAX climbed 2.3...
European markets accelerated gains on Wednesday to close sharply higher, as investors cheered the recovery in oil prices and mining stocks.
LONDON, Dec 23- European shares surged on Wednesday, boosted by gains in commodities stocks on the back of stronger metals and crude oil prices and signs of more economic stimulus measures in China, the world's largest metals consumer. Britain's FTSE 100 index rose 2.4 percent and Germany's DAX climbed 2 percent. London- listed mining stocks dominated the list of...
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
European stocks attempted to make gains on Tuesday, but closed mixed as the volatility in oil prices kept investors on edge.
*M&A deals lift Faurecia and Sanofi. LONDON, Dec 15- European equities bounced back on Tuesday from sharp declines in the previous two sessions as energy stocks tracked higher crude oil prices and steel makers gained following a European Commission move on Chinese and Russian steel imports. BP, BG Group and Royal Dutch Shell rose 2.6 to 4.0 percent.
European equities finished sharply higher on Tuesday, as investors cheered a recovery in oil prices and positive data from the autos sector.
*M&A deals lift Faurecia and Sanofi. LONDON, Dec 15- European equities bounced back on Tuesday from sharp declines in the previous two sessions as energy stocks tracked higher crude oil prices and steel makers gained following a European Commission move on Chinese and Russian steel imports. BP, BG Group and Royal Dutch Shell rose 2 to 3.5 percent.
JOHANNESBURG, Dec 14- The chief executive of ArcelorMittal's South African unit said on Monday he was stepping down, after less than two years at the helm, to pursue other interests. Its shares fell more than 5 percent on news of Paul O'Flaherty's departure. In a statement, the company said O'Flaherty will join the company's board as a non-executive director, after...
European equities finished trade mixed to mostly higher on Monday despite a sharp drop in oil prices weighing on investor sentiment.
European markets climbed off session lows to close slightly lower as investors reacted to a fresh jobs report from the U.S. and OPEC.
European equities closed the session mixed Wednesday as investors digested inflation numbers and contemplated the possibility of further stimulus.
BERLIN, Nov 26- Steelworkers in the western German state of North Rhine-Westphalia will receive a pay rise of 2.3 percent next year, despite tough conditions in the industry, union IG Metall said on Thursday. The steel industry has been severely hit by a global crisis in the sector that is fast rising up the political agenda in Europe, where many steelmakers lay...
European equities closed firmly in positive territory on Wednesday after some encouraging corporate results helped lift sentiment.
European equities pared losses but still traded lower on Monday with investors reacting to price fluctuations in the oil market.
European equities finished in positive territory on Thursday as investors digested a slew of announcements from global central banks.
European equities closed mixed Wednesday as further security scares after the Paris attacks last Friday weighed on investor confidence.
BRUSSELS, Nov 9- European Union ministers failed to agree on Monday on urgent measures that steelmakers are demanding to stem a flood of cheap imports from China after the loss of some 5,000 jobs in the sector in Europe in the past three months. Economy and industry ministers had gathered in Brussels at the request of Sajid Javid, business minister for Britain,...
European markets ended mixed after the latest U.S. employment report, which could influence the U.S. Federal Reserve's timing on rate hikes.