Agence France-PresseJune 4, 2013 16:27
European stock markets rebounded to close higher on Tuesday as traders sat back in their positions ahead of an intense series of US data scheduled for later this week, analysts said.
London's FTSE 100 index of leading shares rose 0.51 percent to end at 6,558.58 points, while Frankfurt's DAX 30 index added 0.12 percent to 8,295.96 points. In Paris, the CAC 40 gained 0.13 percent to finish at 3,925.83 points.
"The newsflow will be intense in the next three days and investors are happy to stay in their positions today," said Xavier de Villepion, a trader at Global Equities.