European stocks aim for a positive finish to the week

2020-06-19

European stocks pushed higher on Friday and headed for a weekly gain after days of worries over rising coronavirus cases in parts of the world. Potential good news on the U.S.-China trade front was driving some momentum. The Stoxx Europe 600 index SXXP, +0.45% rose 0.6%, after closing down 0.7%Read More →

European stocks slip as trade deadline looms By Reuters

2019-12-11

By Tom Wilson LONDON (Reuters) – European shares fell on Wednesday as the deadline approached for new U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods, while two major central banks held policy meetings. U.S. President Donald Trump has only days to decide whether to impose tariffs on nearly $160 billion in Chinese goods,Read More →

European stocks drop for seventh time in nine sessions

2019-12-10

European stocks lost ground on Tuesday for the seventh time in nine sessions, with the perilous state of U.S.-China trade talks concerning traders. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -0.93%  skidded 1.14% to 401.77. The German DAX DAX, -1.21%  skidded 1.41% to 12920.77, the French CAC 40 PX1, -0.71%   declinedRead More →

European stocks rise ahead of U.S. payrolls report

2019-12-06

European stocks rose slightly on Friday, as cautious optimism about U.S. employment numbers to be released later in the day prevailed over news that the fall of German industrial production in October proved worse than expected. The Stoxx Europe 600 (TICKER:XX:SXXP) was up 0.4% to 404.26 The U.K. FTSE 100Read More →