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Smurfit Kappa gains in Dublin after positive trading update

Healthcare and technology companies led gains in European equities on Friday as the euro slipped amid mounting concern about the region’s economic outlook. Financial stocks recovered some earlier losses incurred after disappointing earnings reports from BNP Paribas, Société Générale and HSBC. Wall Street was led by gains for Apple after Berkshire Hathaway, the company owned […]

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Dublin’s Iseq lags European peers after choppy trading session

European shares ended Friday in positive territory after a choppy session, posting a slim weekly gain as investors digested disappointing company results. The UK’s top share index dipped after bank RBS and Aer Lingus owner IAG tumbled following their results, sending the FTSE 100 to a slight weekly loss. US stocks rose with treasuries and […]

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European shares inch lower on day of corporate news

European shares inched lower on Wednesday as declines in luxury fashion brand Burberry and educational publishing company Pearson weighed on the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index, which dipped 0.24 per cent. World shares have rallied at the start of 2018 on optimism for continued strong global growth and improving corporate earnings, with many analysts expecting the […]

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European shares inch lower

European shares inched lower on Wednesday as declines in luxury fashion brand Burberry and educational publishing company Pearson weighed on the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index, which dipped 0.24 per cent. World shares have rallied at the start of 2018 on optimism for continued strong global growth and improving corporate earnings, with many analysts expecting the […]

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Tech lifts euro zone stocks as Steinhoff sinks further

European shares edged up on Thursday as financial and tech stocks recovered, while troubled furniture retailer Steinhoff sank further, stung by an accounting scandal. Investors recovered their risk appetite, pushing euro zone stocks up 0.2 per cent, with financials the strongest sector, helping the bank-heavy Italian and Spanish markets outperform strongly with gains of 0.6 […]

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Tech lifts euro zone stocks as Steinhoff collapses

European shares edged up on Thursday as financial and tech stocks recovered, while troubled furniture retailer Steinhoff sank further, stung by an accounting scandal. Investors recovered their risk appetite, pushing euro zone stocks up 0.2 per cent, with financials the strongest sector, helping the bank-heavy Italian and Spanish markets outperform strongly with gains of 0.6 […]

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European markets dip on slump in metals

European markets were subdued yesterday as mining stocks dipped on a slump in metals and investors focused on events later in the week with a potential impact on equities. DUBLIN Irish-Swiss bakery and consumer foods group, Aryzta climbed 4.24 per cent to close at €27.9376 in Dublin after issuing a trading update on Monday that […]

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