Articles From: FTSE 100 falls for third day as miners slump to European stocks rise ahead of key euro-zone inflation data


2014/8/1
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index kicked off August on a downbeat note and headed for the lowest close in three weeks on Friday, as investors continued to move out of risky assets against a background of geopolitical concerns and rate-hike fears in the U.S. The benchmark index slumped 0.7% to 6,681.41, on track for a third straight day in the red.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch U.K.'s index loss wipes out July's gain -Sara Sjolin; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com Index slips 0.6% to 6,730.11, erasing monthly gain -Sara Sjolin; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Most U.K. stocks closed in negative territory on Thursday, but a solid performance from Royal Dutch Shell PLC curbed the FTSE 100's losses.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Banking shares fell in Europe Thursday, led by Banco EspĂ­rito Santo, amid a deluge of earnings reports.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- A raft of disappointing earnings reports from European heavyweights pushed the region's benchmark stock index to the lowest close since April on Thursday, while another soft inflation reading for the euro zone offered little consolation.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Index slips 0.2% to 6,761.02, trimming monthly gain -Sara Sjolin; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Most U.K. stocks traded in negative territory on Thursday, but a solid performance from Royal Dutch Shell Plc curbed the FTSE 100's losses after the oil giant's earnings jumped in the second-quarter.
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2014/7/31
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s benchmark's stock index rose for the first time in two days on Thursday, getting a lift from shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC after the oil giant's earnings jumped in the second-quarter.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch)--Earnings reports were high on the agenda in Europe on Wednesday, moving shares of prominent companies such as Peugeot SA, Airbus Group NV and Barclays PLC.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Barclays PLC climbed to the top of the U.K. benchmark stock index on Wednesday, standing out in an otherwise downbeat market where the trading mood was subdued after a new round of sanctions on Russia.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- New, tougher sanctions on Russia weighed on European stock markets Wednesday as investors analyzed the potential consequences of the measures.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. and the European Union may have agreed to tougher, "phase three" sanctions on Russia, but the country's financial markets were shrugging off the new restrictions in Wednesday's trade, with both stocks and the ruble making substantial gains.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. and the European Union may have agreed to tougher, "phase three" sanctions on Russia, but the country's financial markets are shrugging off the new restrictions in Wednesday's trade, with both stocks and the ruble making substantial gains.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.S. and the European Union may have agreed to tougher, "phase three" sanctions on Russia, but the country's financial markets are shrugging off the new restrictions in Wednesday's trade, with both stocks and the ruble making substantial gains.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- New, tougher sanctions on Russia weighed on European stock markets on Wednesday as investors analyzed the potential consequences of the measures.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Earnings reports were high on the agenda in Europe on Wednesday, moving shares of prominent companies such as Peugeot SA, Airbus Group NV and Barclays PLC.
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2014/7/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Barclays PLC climbed to the top of the U.K. benchmark stock index on Wednesday, standing out in an otherwise flat market where the trading mood was subdued after a new round of sanctions on Russia.
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Major red flags of the possible fallout from tougher sanctions on Russia came on Tuesday, when U.K. oil producer BP PLC warned that further economic restrictions would hurt its business.
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Shares of BP PLC declined in an otherwise upbeat European market on Tuesday amid concerns that tougher sanctions on Russia would hurt the oil giant's business.
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 posted its first gain in three days on Tuesday, with upbeat earnings reports from GKN PLC and Next PLC lifting the trading mood, although shares of BP PLC bucked the positive trend amid concerns on the fallout from new, tough Russia sanctions.
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Major red flags of the possible fallout from tougher sanctions on Russia came on Tuesday, when U.K. oil producer BP PLC warned that further economic restrictions would hurt its business.
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Shares of BP PLC declined in an otherwise upbeat European market on Tuesday amid concerns that tougher sanctions on Russia would hurt the oil giant's business.
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 headed for its first gain in three days on Tuesday, with upbeat earnings reports from GKN PLC and Next PLC lifting the trading mood, although shares of BP PLC bucked the positive trend amid concerns on the fallout from new, tough Russia sanctions.
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Earnings reports pushed these companies to notable moves in European trading on Tuesday, with bank shares in focus.
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Summer lull?
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2014/7/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 headed for its first gain in three days on Tuesday, with upbeat earnings reports from BP PLC, GKN PLC and Next PLC lifting the trading mood.
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2014/7/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K.'s FTSE 100 index ended Monday in negative territory after weak U.S. housing data discouraged investors in the U.S. and Europe during a data-light European day.
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2014/8/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Supermarket chain Tesco tumbled on Friday after issuing a profit warning, capping gains for the FTSE 100, which posted its first monthly gain since May.
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2014/8/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets ended slightly higher on Friday, after having trimmed earlier gains as investors speculated whether lackluster euro-zone inflation data were weak enough to trigger more easing from the European Central Bank.
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2014/8/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks futures indicated a higher open on Wall Street on Friday, ahead of reports on consumer spending and confidence.
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2014/8/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks futures indicated a higher open on Wall Street on Friday, with markets poised to rebound after Ukraine-fueled weakness the prior day, and with investors waiting for consumer spending and confidence numbers.
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2014/8/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets climbed on Friday, partly recovering from a Ukraine-spurred selloff the prior day, with investors waiting for the closely watched euro-zone inflation figures.
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