European markets open to close, Fed minutes, data and earnings

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open higher on Thursday, building on gains in the previous session. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 71 points higher at 7,166, Germany’s DAX 91 points higher at 12,683, France’s CAC 40 up 51 points at 5,956, and Italy’s FTSE MIB 137 points higher at 20,955, according … Read more

European markets open to close, UK politics, earnings, data

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open higher on Wednesday as markets look to reverse a negative slide in the previous trading session. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 79 points higher at 7,096, Germany’s DAX 159 points higher at 12,550, France’s CAC 40 up 82 points at 5,867, and Italy’s FTSE MIB … Read more

European markets open to close, data, central banks and earnings

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open higher on Tuesday as global markets look to cement gains after a bruising week for stocks last week. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 26 points higher at 7,266, Germany’s DAX 90 points higher at 12,885, France’s CAC 40 up 31 points at 5,990, and Italy’s … Read more

European markets open to close, data, earnings

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open in positive territory on Monday in what’s expected to be a quieter day for global markets given the July Fourth holiday in the United States. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 44 points higher at 7,200, Germany’s DAX 65 points higher at 12,865, France’s CAC 40 … Read more

European stocks open to close as recession fears continue

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open lower Thursday, as global markets see renewed volatility after a brief recovery following last week’s tumultuous trading. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 38 points lower at 7,053, Germany’s DAX 79 points lower at 13,079, France’s CAC 40 down 40 points at 5,879, and Italy’s FTSE … Read more

European markets open to close, earnings, data, central banks

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open in negative territory on Wednesday, giving up gains made in the previous session amid more positive global sentiment. The UK’s FTSE index is expected to open 45 points lower at 7,103, Germany’s DAX 112 points lower at 13,180, France’s CAC 40 down 56 points at 5,906, and … Read more

European markets open to close, data, earnings, central banks

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open lower on Monday after a tumultuous trading week last week. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 15 points lower at 6,980, Germany’s DAX 28 points lower at 13,089, France’s CAC 40 down 37 points at 5,850, and Italy’s FTSE MIB down 73 points at 21,528, according … Read more

European stocks open to close as markets are rattled by central banks

LONDON – European stocks were choppy on Tuesday after sharp declines in global markets on Monday, amid fears that central banks will be forced into aggressive monetary policy tightening with inflation remaining high. The pan-European Stoxx 600 hovered around the flatline by mid-morning, having given back opening gains of around 1%. Banks climbed 1.5% while … Read more

European markets, data, earnings, U.S. Fed

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open higher on Wednesday as investors prepare for the latest reading of US inflation on Friday. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 18 points higher at 7,626, Germany’s DAX up 46 points at 14,602, France’s CAC 40 up 24 points at 6,524 and Italy’s FTSE MIB up … Read more

European markets open to close, stocks, data, US inflation

LONDON – European stocks are expected to open in negative territory amid nervousness over inflation, with the next reading of US inflation due at the end of the week. The UK’s FTSE index is seen opening 39 points lower at 7,576, Germany’s DAX 113 points lower at 14,540, France’s CAC 40 down 54 points at … Read more