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2014/10/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets ended a choppy session on an upbeat note on Thursday, extending their winning streak into a third straight day.
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2014/10/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are some companies whose shares made notable moves in European trade on Thursday.
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2014/10/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets were on track to snap a two-day winning streak on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve said it would end its asset-purchase program.
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2014/10/30
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 dropped for the first time in three days on Thursday, with miners leading the charge south as metal prices slumped.
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2014/10/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks moved higher for a second-straight session on Wednesday, as energy firms advanced on the back of higher oil prices.
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2014/10/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The Stoxx Europe 600 index closed at its highest level in three weeks on Wednesday as investors waited for a statement from the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee.
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2014/10/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are some companies whose shares made notable moves in European trade on Wednesday.
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2014/10/29
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.K. stocks moved higher for a second straight session on Wednesday, tracking overnight gains in Asia and the U.S., as investors waited for the latest policy decision from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
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2014/10/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets broke a two-day losing streak on Tuesday.
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2014/10/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are some companies whose shares made notable moves in European trade on Tuesday: Gainers Novartis AG rose 1.8% after the Swiss drug maker said third-quarter profit jumped 44%.Read: European stocks rebound; Stoxx 600 up 0.7% UBS AG(UBS) added 5.8% after the Swiss bank reported a rise in third-quarter earnings, although it said it was hit by 1.8 billion Swiss francs ($1.9 billion) of legal provisions.
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2014/10/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Shares of BP PLC helped push the U.K.'s FTSE 100 higher on Tuesday, after the oil giant raised its dividend.
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2014/10/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Shares of BP PLC helped push the U.K.'s FTSE 100 higher on Tuesday after the oil giant raised its dividend.
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2014/10/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are some companies whose shares made notable moves in European trade on Tuesday: Gainers Novartis AG rose 2.4% after the Swiss drug maker said third-quarter profit jumped 44%.Read: European stocks rebound; Stoxx 600 up 0.7% UBS AG(UBS) added 3.7% after the Swiss bank reported a rise in third-quarter earnings, although it said it was hit by 1.8 billion Swiss francs ($1.9 billion) of legal provisions.
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2014/10/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets were on track to break a two-day losing streak on Tuesday, with heavyweights such as UBS AG, Novartis AG and BP PLC heading north after well-received earnings reports.
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2014/10/28
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Shares of BP PLC helped push the U.K.'s FTSE 100 higher on Tuesday after the oil giant raised its dividend, while the broader stock market rebounded from the prior session's slide.
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2014/11/10
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets rebounded on Monday, with oil firms pushing higher alongside rising energy prices.
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2014/11/10
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 advanced for a fourth straight day on Monday, with miners helping beef up the benchmark as most metals advanced.
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2014/11/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are some companies whose shares are making notable moves in European trade on Friday.
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2014/11/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 climbed for a third straight day on Friday, led by miners and oil stocks, which got a boost from higher commodity prices.
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2014/11/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets moved lower with U.S. equities in afternoon action on Friday after the highly anticipated U.S. jobs report didn't thrill.
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2014/11/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Here are some companies whose shares are making notable moves in European trade on Friday.
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2014/11/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index rose for a third straight day on Friday, ahead of the closely watched U.S. jobs data that investors hope will confirm the labor market is in solid shape.
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2014/11/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets headed for weekly gains on Friday, with investors hoping the highly anticipated U.S. jobs data will give them more to cheer about, after a dovish European Central Bank sent markets higher yesterday.
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2014/11/7
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index rose for a third straight day on Friday, ahead of the closely watched U.S. jobs data that investors hope will confirm the labor market is in solid shape.
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2014/11/14
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Baker Hughes climbs 7% premarket on Halliburton interest LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Stocks on Wall Street were poised for a positive open on Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average set to remain in record territory, ahead of retail sales and consumer-sentiment numbers.
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2014/11/11
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Earnings proved the main driver in Tuesday trading LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Absent any major data releases, European investors focused on a raft of upbeat earnings reports on Tuesday, sending the region's major benchmarks higher for a second straight day.
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2014/11/11
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Stoxx 600 could see as much as a 30% rally LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks are at record levels and Japanese equities have just rallied to seven-year highs -- searching for a new market to take you higher?
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2014/11/11
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- With no major data releases on tap, investors in Europe focused on a raft of upbeat earnings reports on Tuesday, sending the region's major benchmarks higher for a second straight day.
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2014/11/11
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index climbed for a fifth straight day on Tuesday, led by Vodafone Group PLC that advanced after a well-received earnings report.
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2014/12/2
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Africa could be the next big story in emerging-market stocks LONDON (MarketWatch)--If a financial adviser offered her clients a chance to invest in a country that expected economic growth of 6% or 7% a year for the next two decades, chances are the clients would jump at the prospect.
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