STOXX http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23291/all en U.S. data lifts European shares to 22-month highs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130104/us-data-lifts-european-shares-22-month-highs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <p>* FTSEurofirst 300 index ends 0.4 pct higher</p> <p>* Euro STOXX 50 up 0.3 pct, may rise 7 pct in H1</p> <p>* Transocean leads market as settles oil spill charges</p> <p>By Atul Prakash</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 4 (Reuters) - European shares set a 22-month high on Friday, buoyed by supportive data and led by rig contractor Transocean, which agreed to settle U.S. government charges over BP's Gulf of <a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/section-config/mexico">Mexico</a> oil spill.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130104/us-data-lifts-european-shares-22-month-highs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Disaster Economics Euro Stoxx 50 Financial economics Health Indexes Investment Labor Man Made Disaster Quotation Religion Social Issues Stock market STOXX Technical analysis Transocean Thomson Reuters Fri, 04 Jan 2013 18:15:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731159 at http://www.globalpost.com GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares, oil dip, but growth prospects limit falls http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/global-markets-shares-oil-dip-growth-prospects-limit-falls <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* World stocks ease 0.15 pct as new year rally fades</p> <p>* Bank stocks outperform on milder liquidity rules</p> <p>* Dollar pulls back from 2-1/2-year high versus yen</p> <p>* Brent crude dips below $111 a barrel</p> <p>By Richard Hubbard</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 7 (Reuters) - World stocks and oil prices eased<br /> on Monday ending a new year rally as some investors chose to<br /> book profits, but signs of a brightening global economic growth<br /> outlook limited the falls.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/global-markets-shares-oil-dip-growth-prospects-limit-falls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Central banks Company Location Deflation Economics Economy of the European Union Entertainment Euro Gold as an investment Inflation Investment Labor Late-2000s recession in Europe Law Macroeconomics oil Person Career Person Location Quantitative easing Quotation STOXX Thomson Reuters Mon, 07 Jan 2013 14:09:40 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731344 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares edge up as telecom stocks rise http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/european-shares-edge-telecom-stocks-rise <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* FTSEurofirst 300 up 0.1 pct helped by telecoms</p> <p>* Euro STOXX 50 rises 0.1 pct</p> <p>* DAX underperforms after weak German economic data</p> <p>By Sudip Kar-Gupta</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 8 (Reuters) - European shares edged up on<br /> Tuesday with telecoms stocks rising to offset losses in major<br /> financial shares although Germany's benchmark equity index<br /> slipped on weak economic data.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/european-shares-edge-telecom-stocks-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Company Location Eurex Euro Stoxx 50 Financial economics Indexes Investment Person Career Politics Quotation Religion Source UK Services Stock market index STOXX Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:52:30 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731485 at http://www.globalpost.com European stock index futures signal lower open http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/european-stock-index-futures-signal-lower-open <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>LONDON, Jan 8 (Reuters) - European stock index futures<br /> pointed to a lower open on Tuesday after recent advances to<br /> 22-month highs, with investors seen trading cautiously before<br /> the start of the fourth quarter earnings season.</p> <p>At 0703 GMT, futures for Euro STOXX 50, Germany's<br /> DAX and France's CAC were 0.2 percent lower.</p> <p> </p> CDATA DAX Economics Euro Stoxx 50 Financial economics Futures contract Investment Stock Stock market index future STOXX Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:54:47 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731504 at http://www.globalpost.com Europe shares end slightly down; eyes on earnings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/europe-shares-end-slightly-down-eyes-earnings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>PARIS, Jan 8 (Reuters) - European shares dipped on Tuesday,<br /> tracking losses on Wall Street and with a key blue-chip index<br /> halted by a major resistance level, as investors braced for<br /> sluggish corporate results in the upcoming earnings season.</p> <p>The FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares<br /> provisionally closed 0.1 percent lower at 1,160.45 points,<br /> drifting lower along with U.S. indexes.</p> <p>The euro zone's blue chip Euro STOXX 50 index<br /> also fell 0.1 percent, to 2,691.73 points.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/europe-shares-end-slightly-down-eyes-earnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Euro Stoxx 50 Indexes STOXX Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 17:00:18 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731701 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares gain on encouraging U.S. earnings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/european-shares-gain-encouraging-us-earnings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* FTSEurofirst 300 index rises 0.4 percent</p> <p>* Encouraging Alcoa results boost sentiment</p> <p>* Charts signal Euro Stoxx 50 aiming 2,735</p> <p>By Atul Prakash</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 9 (Reuters) - European shares climbed towards a new 22-month high on Wednesday after an encouraging start to the fourth quarter earnings season buoyed investor sentiment.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/european-shares-gain-encouraging-us-earnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Euro Euro Stoxx 50 Politics STOXX Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 10:15:20 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732026 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares up on telecom network talk, earnings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/european-shares-telecom-network-talk-earnings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* FTSEurofirst 300 index advances 0.3 percent</p> <p>* Telecoms gain on talk of pan-European network</p> <p>* Positive start to U.S. earnings improves sentiment</p> <p>By Atul Prakash</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 9 (Reuters) - European shares advanced to trade near a 22-month peak on Wednesday, with talks of creating a regional network boosting telecom shares, while an encouraging start to the U.S. earnings season buoyed investor sentiment.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/european-shares-telecom-network-talk-earnings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Indexes Politics Stock market STOXX Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 13:00:09 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732086 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares' rally pauses for breath http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130111/european-shares-rally-pauses-breath <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* FTSEurofirst 300 flat, consolidates 22-month high</p> <p>* Euro STOXX 50 up 0.1 pct, charts show trend still up</p> <p>* Chinese inflation concerns hit miners</p> <p>* Cap Gemini leads tech rally</p> <p>* Commerzbank leads fallers on cap hike talk</p> <p>By Francesco Canepa</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130111/european-shares-rally-pauses-breath" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economics Entertainment Indexes STOXX Thomson Reuters Fri, 11 Jan 2013 13:00:36 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733119 at http://www.globalpost.com European stock index futures signal early gains http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/european-stock-index-futures-signal-early-gains <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>PARIS, Jan 14 (Reuters) - European stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Monday, with shares set to climb along with the euro as investors continue to increase their exposure to the region on hopes the worst of the debt crisis is over.</p> <p>Comments from a Federal Reserve official on Monday about the outlook for the U.S. economy also boosted sentiment.</p> <p>At 0702 GMT, futures for Euro STOXX 50, for Germany's DAX and for France's CAC were up 0.3-0.4 percent.</p> Financial economics Indexes STOXX Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 07:30:23 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734020 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares hit 1-wk closing low in late sell-off http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/european-shares-hit-1-wk-closing-low-late-sell <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 14 (Reuters) - European equities ended at their lowest in nearly a week on Monday, with an early sell-off in U.S. shares on concerns over demand for Apple's iPhone 5 prompting some investors to take profits on recent strong stock gains in Europe.</p> <p>"European equities lost their early lustre, impacted by the Wall Street and offsetting some low level M&amp;A activity in Europe," Jeremy Batstone-Carr, head of private client research at Charles Stanley, said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/european-shares-hit-1-wk-closing-low-late-sell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Euro Stoxx 50 STOXX Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 17:00:51 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734251 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares touch 2-wk low, further weakness eyed http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/european-shares-touch-2-wk-low-further-weakness-eyed <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - European shares dropped for a fourth straight session and hit a two-week low on Tuesday, led by the banking sector and pressured by technical weakness in a leading index that is set to continue in the near-term.</p> <p>At 0805 GMT, the FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares was down 0.2 percent at 1,157.75 points, just off the 2-week low of 1,157.13 hit earlier. The euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index, meanwhile, fell 0.5 percent to 2,700.53 points.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/european-shares-touch-2-wk-low-further-weakness-eyed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economy of the European Union Euro Stoxx 50 STOXX Thomson Reuters Tue, 15 Jan 2013 08:45:25 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734573 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares extend losses as tech stocks weaken http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/european-shares-extend-losses-tech-stocks-weaken <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - European shares extended losses on Tuesday, with a key index falling to a fresh intraday low after German software company SAP reported revenues below forecasts.</p> <p>The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index was down by 0.4 percent at an intraday low of 1,154.65 points by 1403 GMT.</p> <p>The STOXX Europe 600 technology sector was the worst-performing equity sector, falling 2.3 percent as SAP fell 4.5 percent to take the most points off the FTSEurofirst 300 index.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/european-shares-extend-losses-tech-stocks-weaken" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Politics SAP AG STOXX Thomson Reuters Tue, 15 Jan 2013 14:45:27 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734749 at http://www.globalpost.com Tech sector tumble hits European shares http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/tech-sector-tumble-hits-european-shares <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Technology stocks fell to push European shares lower and send Germany's benchmark DAX index to a 2013 low on Tuesday after weak results from software company SAP.</p> <p>The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index provisionally closed down 0.1 percent at 1,159.14 points, while the euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index fell 0.5 percent to 2,700.52 points.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/tech-sector-tumble-hits-european-shares" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Euro Stoxx 50 Politics SAP AG STOXX Thomson Reuters Tue, 15 Jan 2013 17:00:42 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734829 at http://www.globalpost.com Europe shares end mostly flat; rally seen intact http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/europe-shares-end-mostly-flat-rally-seen-intact <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.02 pct, Euro STOXX 50 up 0.04 pct</p> <p>* Miners retreat along with metal prices on China worries</p> <p>* Euro zone equities still relatively cheap -SG's Kaloyan</p> <p>* Aerospace stocks hurt by Dreamliner's woes</p> <p>* Sell any rally in volatility indexes -Deutsche Bank</p> <p>By Blaise Robinson</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/europe-shares-end-mostly-flat-rally-seen-intact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economy of the European Union Indexes STOXX Thomson Reuters Wed, 16 Jan 2013 19:27:14 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735188 at http://www.globalpost.com Rio hit and earnings concerns weigh on Europe shares http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/rio-hit-and-earnings-concerns-weigh-europe-shares-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* FTSEurofirst 300 roughly flat at 1,160.22 points</p> <p>* Euro STOXX 50 edges down by around 0.1 pct</p> <p>* Rio Tinto falls over 3 pct after $14 bln charge</p> <p>* Worries over corporate results seen pegging back equities</p> <p>By Sudip Kar-Gupta</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - European shares were flat to a touch weaker on Thursday after mining company Rio Tinto's took a $14 billion hit on a pair of deals and chip maker ASML underlined concern over corporate earnings this quarter.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/rio-hit-and-earnings-concerns-weigh-europe-shares-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Labor Mining Politics Rio Tinto Group Social Issues STOXX Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Jan 2013 09:30:15 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735480 at http://www.globalpost.com