Articles From: EUROPE MARKETS: Spain, Portugal Stand Out In Steady European Markets to Europe stocks fall after best rally in two months


2014/1/8
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stocks closed near record levels on Wednesday, with peripheral euro-zone markets such as Portugal and Spain continuing to rise as borrowing costs fall in those countries.
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2014/1/8
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stocks closed near record levels on Wednesday, with peripheral euro-zone markets such as Portugal and Spain continuing to rise as borrowing costs fell in those countries.
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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stocks inched up on Wednesday, with peripheral markets such as Portugal and Spain again posting the strongest gains, as investors looked ahead to regional data as well as minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve, due later in the day.
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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Stocks in Spain sank 3% on Friday as a global selloff continued a second day, intensifying for Europe as fears over China and emerging markets smacked sentiment.
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2014/2/25
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Most European stock markets closed lower on Tuesday, weighed by companies such as Vivendi, BASF and Fresenius dropping after earnings reports, while the benchmark index nudged a late-session rise spurred by a positive trading mood in the U.S. The Stoxx Europe 600 index rose 0.1% to end at 338.39, closing at the highest level since January 2008.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets ended January with their worst monthly loss since June on Friday, after an unexpected drop in euro-zone inflation added to fears of deflation in the region.
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2013/11/11
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets ended higher on Monday as investors welcomed upbeat data on Chinese industrial production and focused on corporate news, with shares of Lonmin PLC rallying after a well-received earnings report.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- After three days mired in the red, European stock markets posted sizable gains on Thursday on optimism U.S. lawmakers are getting closer to an agreement on lifting the debt ceiling and reopening the government, as the shutdown moved into Day 10.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- After three days mired in the red, European stock markets posted sizable gains on Thursday, driven by optimism U.S. lawmakers are getting closer to an agreement on lifting the debt ceiling and reopening the government, as the shutdown moved into Day 10.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Optimism over U.S. debt talks helped lift European stocks on Friday, with the benchmark index for the region looking to its first weekly gain in three weeks.
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2013/10/11
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks pushed higher on Friday, driven by optimism over U.S. debt talks, with the benchmark index for the region posting its first weekly gain in three weeks.
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2013/10/8
By Sara Sjolin LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets slipped on Tuesday, after data showed growth in the Chinese services sector slowed in September and the U.S. government shutdown moved into Day 8.
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2013/10/8
By Sara Sjolin LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets moved sharply lower on Tuesday, after data showed growth in the Chinese services sector slowed in September and investors worried about the government shutdown in the U.S. and the looming debt-ceiling deadline in mid-October.
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2013/10/16
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets broke a four-day winning streak on Wednesday, as U.S. lawmakers struggled to hammer out an agreement to raise the debt ceiling before the country runs out of borrowing authority on Thursday.
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2014/3/18
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets pared back on Tuesday as investors waited for the German ZEW data to be released midmorning and continued to monitor developments in Ukraine.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets showed broad-based gains on Wednesday, recouping losses seen the prior day, as Vestas Wind Systems AS and ING Groep NV rallied after well-received earnings reports.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Europe's benchmark stock index closed at the lowest level in a week on Monday after surprisingly weak Chinese export data spurred concerns about the global economy and weighed especially on the mining sector.
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2014/1/23
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets moved sharply lower on Thursday after a disappointing reading on the Chinese manufacturing sector sparked fears of slower growth in the global economy.
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2013/11/13
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets retreated on Wednesday, keying off weakness from the Asian session, as investors looked ahead to the November Inflation Report from the Bank of England for any changes to economic forecasts.
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2014/1/15
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets advanced for a fourth straight day on Wednesday on optimism over outlook the global economy after the World Bank said growth will pick up pace in 2014.
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2013/12/6
MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets opened slightly higher on Friday as investors readied for U.S. nonfarm payrolls due for release later.
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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European investors returned from a two-day Christmas break to push stocks higher on Friday, as markets played catchup to Wall Street gains and the euro soared.
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2013/11/20
MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets opened lower on Wednesday, ahead of a busy day for U.S. economic data and minutes of the October U.S. Federal Reserve meeting.
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2013/11/14
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets opened higher on Thursday, breaking two days of losses, after pro-stimulus remarks by nominee Federal Reserve chairwoman Janet Yellen helped take the sting out of disappointing economic-growth readings for both France and Germany.
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2013/8/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets declined on Friday, as investors awaited data on unemployment and consumer confidence from the euro zone and digested the latest developments in the Syria conflict.
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2013/8/19
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets dropped on Monday, tracking losses seen overnight in Asia and last week in the U.S., where worries over rising Treasury yields and jitters over monetary policy spooked investors.
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2013/9/4
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets headed for a second day of losses on Wednesday on heightened fears of a U.S. intervention in Syria after U.S. President Barack Obama secured more support in Congress for a military strike.
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2014/3/13
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks flipped lower in early trade Thursday, hovering around their lowest level since mid-February, in the wake of a new round of disappointing economic data from China.
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- After the strongest rally in two months, European stock markets showed broad-based losses on Tuesday, as investors stayed cautious ahead of the outcome of the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting on Wednesday.
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