• Stocks recover in European trading; Wall Street seen rising

    21 days ago - By Chron

    BANGKOK - Stock markets turned higher in European trading Thursday as investors settled somewhat after steep declines in Asia and the U.S. spurred by worries over trade and the U.S. economy.
    Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 were higher, suggesting a likely revival of buying.
    Germany's DAX added 0.3 percent to 11,224 and the CAC 40 in France climbed 1.3 percent to 5,015. Britain's FTSE 100 was flat at 6,960, underperforming after poor earnings from ad giant WPP.
    It was unclear if the gains were a return to calm or only a respite from the torrent of...
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  • European shares mixed after sharp drops in Asia, US

    21 days ago - By Chron

    BANGKOK - Stock prices were mixed Thursday in early European trading as markets settled somewhat after steep declines in Asia and the U.S. spurred by worries over trade and the U.S. economy.
    Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard & Poor's 500 were higher, suggesting a likely revival of buying sentiment.
    Britain's FTSE 100 lost 0.3 percent to 6,943.14 while Germany's DAX added 0.1 percent to 11,198.04 and the CAC 40 in France climbed 0.7 percent to 4,987.78.
    It was unclear if the gains were a return to calm or only a respite from the torrent of selling on Wall Street...
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  • Oil prices steady after stock markets plunge

    21 days ago - By Reuters

    Oil prices steadied on Thursday, recovering from an early sell-off after Asian and European stock markets plunged in the wake of Wall Street's biggest daily decline since 2011.
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  • Oil prices fall as stock markets plunge

    21 days ago - By Reuters

    Oil prices fell on Thursday as Asian and European stock markets plunged in the wake of Wall Street's biggest daily decline since 2011, with investors shedding risk in an uncertain political landscape.
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