ARTICLES RELATING TO INTERNATIONAL MARKETS

European stocks close down

2015-03-26 19:24

Europe's main stock markets pulled back on Thursday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index ending the day down 1.37% at 6 895.33 points.

Tech stocks drag European shares from multi-year highs

2015-03-25 18:56

European shares have retreated further from 7-1/2-year highs, led lower by weaker technology stocks that slid on the back of a sell-off in their US peers.

European shares higher on positive economic data

2015-03-24 17:35

European shares have edged up to hover just below a recent 7-1/2-year high, with forecast-beating business surveys from Germany and France offsetting disappointing Chinese factory data.

US stocks mixed - Gilead Sciences, Monsanto fall

2015-03-23 17:17

US stocks are mixed in early trade as drugmaker Gilead Sciences and agricultural products giant Monsanto both fell.

European stocks rise on Greek relief, FTSE at new high

2015-03-20 14:46

European stocks have climbed, with London striking a fresh record peak on takeover news and after Greece pledged new plans to reform its bailout, dealers say.

Europe stocks close mixed

2015-03-18 19:31

Europe's main stock markets have closed mixed, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index surging 1.57% to 6 945.20 points after the British government raised its 2015 growth forecast.

US stocks fall as housing starts sink

2015-03-17 16:01

Wall Street stocks have opened lower following a big drop in US housing starts as investors awaited the outcome of a two-day Federal Reserve policy meeting.

Wall St rises as euro recovers against dollar

2015-03-16 16:24

US stocks have opened higher and the benchmark S&P 500 has rebounded after three weeks of losses as the euro strengthened against the dollar.

Europe's stock rally pauses as euro steadies

2015-03-13 17:41

European stocks are slightly down, taking a breather from their almost-uninterrupted rally since the start of the year, with energy and mining shares falling along with commodity prices.

Slide in euro helps Europe's earnings

2015-03-12 17:51

The relentless slide in the euro is proving a major boost to European earnings after years of stagnating profits, just when US results start to lose steam.

 

European stocks end the day down

2015-03-25 20:15

Europe's main stock markets have closed in the red, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index ending the day down 0.41% at 6 990.97 points.

European stocks end the day mixed

2015-03-24 19:27

Europe's main stock markets have closed mixed, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index ending the day down 0.26% at 7 019.68 points.

Europe stocks close mixed

2015-03-23 19:14

Europe's main stock markets have closed mixed, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index ending the day up 0.22% at 7 037.67 points.

Biogen, Nike lift US stocks, Nasdaq above 5 000

2015-03-20 16:55

US stocks have risen in early trade, lifted by a strong Nike earnings report and promising clinical results from Biogen on a medication to treat Alzheimer's Disease.

Europe stocks close mixed

2015-03-19 19:47

Europe's main stock markets have closed mixed, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index ending the day up 0.25% at 6 962.32 points.

Europe stocks close mostly down

2015-03-17 19:01

Europe's main stock markets have finished mostly lower, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index bucking that trend with a 0.49% gain to 6 837.61 points.

Europe stocks close higher

2015-03-16 19:01

Europe's main stock markets have finished the day higher with Frankfurt's DAX 30 index soaring 2.24% to a new record close of 12 167.72 points.

Europe stocks end week mixed

2015-03-13 20:31

Europe's main stock markets have finished the day mixed with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index slipping 0.30 percent to 6,740.58 points.

Europe stocks close mixed

2015-03-12 20:28

Europe's main stock markets have finished the day mixed with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index gaining 0.59% to 6 761.07 points.

European stocks jump higher

2015-03-11 19:28

Europe's main stock markets have finished the day higher with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index adding 0.28% to 6 721.51 points.

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