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2013/12/19
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock indexes moved sharply higher on Thursday as markets interpreted the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to taper as showing confidence in the underlying strength of the U.S. economy.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- After five days mired in the red, European stock markets moved higher on Friday, after U.S. jobs data showed that the labor market is stronger than expected, with both nonfarm payrolls and the unemployment rate beating forecasts.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets broke a four-day losing streak after better-than-expected euro-zone data on Monday, while investors waited for the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary decision coming later in the week.
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2014/3/4
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets partly rebounded after a sharp prior-day selloff on Tuesday after tensions between Russia and Ukraine appeared to ease as Russian troops reportedly were called back to their bases and President Vladimir Putin stressed he wouldn't use military force yet.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rebounded in afternoon action on Thursday, after data showed the U.S. economy grew at a solid pace in the fourth quarter, offsetting worries about Chinese manufacturing data pointing to a slowdown in the sector.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets moved slightly lower on Monday after scoring a six-week winning streak last Friday, with investors waiting for flash PMIs, Germany's ZEW survey and other data due later in the week to provide more market direction.
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2013/11/5
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets struggled for direction on Tuesday, with the Stoxx Europe 600 index battling to extend a five-year high, as losses for banks largely offset gains for miners and drug makers.
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2013/11/5
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets moved lower on Tuesday after the European Commission cut the economic-growth forecast for the euro zone and said it expects unemployment to remain at an all-time high in 2014.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets fell on Tuesday after the European Commission cut its economic-growth forecast for the euro zone and said it expects unemployment to remain at an all-time high in 2014.
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2014/4/10
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Stocks across Europe pulled back Thursday, easing away from positive territory carved out after dovish monetary policy signals from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets erased gains in midday trade on Wednesday as optimism over a rate hike in Turkey faded and investors instead turned their attention to the outcome of the U.S. Federal Reserve Meeting.
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2013/12/9
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- After a volatile trading session, European stock markets ended broadly higher on Monday as investors digested both better-than-expected Chinese export data and an unexpected drop in German industrial production.
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2013/10/3
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets traded mostly higher on Thursday, rebounding from the biggest one-day drop in more than a month, as Chinese data showed the services sector expanded at the fastest pace in six months in September.
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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets traded higher on Thursday, breaking two days of losses, after pro-stimulus remarks by the Federal Reserve's Janet Yellen helped take the sting out of disappointing economic-growth data for France and Germany.
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2014/4/10
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Stocks across Europe rose Thursday, with a number of retailers advancing following sales updates, and as the broader market keyed off gains in Asia and on Wall Street following dovish signals from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
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2013/11/14
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rose on Thursday, breaking two days of losses, as the Federal Reserve's Janet Yellen defended the bank's asset purchases at her confirmation hearing and after data showed growth, albeit fragile, in the euro zone.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rose for a ninth straight day on Tuesday after a soft jobs report from the U.S. stoked expectations the Federal Reserve will maintain its aggressive easing program well into 2014.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch COPENHAGEN (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets posted a fifth-straight day of gains in thin holiday trade on Tuesday, as investors digested the latest, better-than-expected data on durable-goods orders from the U.S. The Stoxx Europe 600 index climbed 0.3% to 324.21, its highest close since Nov.
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2014/2/12
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rose for a sixth-straight day on Wednesday, boosted by solid Chinese export data and well-received corporate results.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets moved higher on Tuesday, supported by encouraging earnings reports from prominent firms such as BP PLC and Nokia Oyj, while investors looked ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy-setting meeting.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets moved higher on Tuesday, supported by encouraging earnings reports from prominent firms such as BP PLC and Nokia Oyj, while investors remained cautious ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy-setting meeting.
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2013/12/16
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets moved higher on Monday as investors digested the latest round of PMI data from China and the euro zone, but stayed cautious ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting coming later in the week.
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2013/12/16
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets were on track to break a four-day losing streak after better-than-expected euro-zone data on Monday, while investors waited for the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary decision coming later in the week.
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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stocks ended higher on Friday after the previous session's selloff, with retailer Next PLC leading gainers on the Stoxx 600 index after it raised its profit forecast.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rose Tuesday, rebounding from the biggest decline in a month, as investors weighed the consequences of a government shutdown in the U.S. ahead of a coming debate about lifting the country's debt limit.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rose Tuesday, as investors largely shrugged off a partial shutdown of the U.S. government and instead mirrored gains in Asia.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rose for a ninth straight day on Tuesday after a soft jobs report from the U.S. stoked expectations the Federal Reserve will maintain its aggressive easing program well into 2014.
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2013/10/1
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets traded with gains on Tuesday, as investors largely shrugged off a partial shutdown of the U.S. government and instead mirrored gains in Asia.
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2014/4/8
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks fell Tuesday, extending recent losses as investors globally focus on concerns about stock valuations, and as the conflict between Ukraine and Russia showed no sign of abating.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets posted the strongest weekly gain since April on Friday, after U.S. growth data provided further evidence of the country's recovery and German confidence figures pointed to a strong start to the new year.
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