Euro Stoxx 50 http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23292/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 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 flat, EDF top gainer http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/european-shares-flat-edf-top-gainer <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>* EDF gains, reaches deal on renewables tax</p> <p>* Saint-Gobain climbs on stake sale news</p> <p>* Swatch shares up, buys Harry Winston jewellery arm</p> <p>By Tricia Wright</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 14 (Reuters) - European shares were flat on Monday, steadying after a recent strong run, with French energy firm EDF the top gainer after it reached a deal with the government over a tax levy shortfall.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/european-shares-flat-edf-top-gainer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> √Člectricit√© de France Euro Stoxx 50 Saint-Gobain Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 13:00:30 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734118 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 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 Retailers help European shares edge up on sales boost http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/retailers-help-european-shares-edge-sales-boost-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 up 0.5 pct, Euro STOXX 50 gains 0.6 pct</p> <p>* Carrefour, AB Foods surge after sales figures</p> <p>* Fall in correlation marks return of stock-picking - C. Suisse</p> <p>* Natixis, BofA-ML expect rally to continue</p> <p>By Francesco Canepa</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 17 (Reuters) - European sales rose on Thursday as upbeat U.S. economic data and encouraging sales figures from retailers Carrefour and Associated British Foods offset losses in the mining sector.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/retailers-help-european-shares-edge-sales-boost-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Euro Stoxx 50 Law Natixis Asset Management Politics STOXX Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Jan 2013 18:15:51 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735742 at http://www.globalpost.com Earnings help nudge European shares higher http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/earnings-help-nudge-european-shares-higher <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 23 (Reuters) - European shares continued to trade in a tight range as the FTSEurofirst 300 index lingered around 22-month highs, with some good earnings results helping lift the index early on Wednesday.</p> <p>By 0804 GMT, Europe's top shares rose 1.34 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,166.83, taking their cue from a late rally overnight on Wall Street and helped by reassuring earnings from likes of tech firms Google and IBM .</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/earnings-help-nudge-european-shares-higher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Euro Stoxx 50 STOXX Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 09:00:43 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738200 at http://www.globalpost.com Earnings keep European shares around 22-month highs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/earnings-keep-european-shares-around-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> <!--paging_filter--><p>* FTSEurofirst flat</p> <p>* Indexes struggling to break above multi-month highs</p> <p>* Novartis, Unilever boosted by earnings</p> <p>* Telecoms fall as brokers cut ratings on outlook worries</p> <p>By David Brett</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - European shares continued to trade in a tight range as the FTSEurofirst 300 index lingered around 22-month highs, with positive earnings from the likes of Unilever and Novartis offsetting worries about telecoms.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/earnings-keep-european-shares-around-22-month-highs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Euro Stoxx 50 STOXX Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 09:45:34 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738211 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares flat near recent high as earnings kick off http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/european-shares-flat-near-recent-high-earnings-kick <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>* Indexes struggle to break through multi-month highs * Earnings boost lifts Unilever, Novartis * Telecoms fall on outlook worries * Takeover chat boosts United Utilities By David Brett LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - European shares stuck to tight trading ranges on Wednesday, hovering near multi-month highs as investors traded cautiously at the start of what could be a mixed earnings season. By 1151 GMT, the FTSEurofirst 300 was down 0.57 of a point at 1,164.92.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/european-shares-flat-near-recent-high-earnings-kick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Euro Stoxx 50 P/E ratio STOXX Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 13:16:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738275 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares hit 2013 peak, buoyed by Germany http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/european-shares-hit-2013-peak-buoyed-germany <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 closes up 0.3 pct at new 2013 closing high</p> <p>* Euro STOXX 50 rises 0.5 pct</p> <p>* Nokia falls 5.5 pct after company axes dividend</p> <p>* Strong German data buoys DAX, overall sentiment</p> <p>By Sudip Kar-Gupta</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) - European shares hit their 2013 peak on Thursday as signs of growth in economic powerhouse Germany strengthened expectations that the region's sovereign debt crisis may be easing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/european-shares-hit-2013-peak-buoyed-germany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Euro Stoxx 50 Human Interest Politics Racal Vodafone Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 18:30:45 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738945 at http://www.globalpost.com European shares edge lower as Nokia extends losses http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/european-shares-edge-lower-nokia-extends-losses <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 25 (Reuters) - European shares edged lower on Friday, led by a fall in handset maker Nokia, but a key index kept within sight of multi-month highs and charts suggested further gains were on the cards.</p> <p>Nokia shed 2.9 percent, extending a selloff in the previous session, as analysts cut their estimates for the firm after it axed its annual dividend payment for the first time against falling sales.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/european-shares-edge-lower-nokia-extends-losses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Euro Stoxx 50 Politics Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 08:45:28 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739232 at http://www.globalpost.com