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Banks lead European stocks higher as bond yields recover

Banks led European stocks higher on Thursday as bond yields recovered. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, +0.60% rose 0.6%, with gains for lenders including KBC Group KBC, +1.77% and the Bank of Ireland BIRG, +2.98% as the yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury TMUBMUSD10Y, 1.492% rose to 1.50%. Yields had fallen as low as 1.37% […]

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European stocks slip as PMI shows business activity surging; U.S. futures hold steady after Powell

European stocks struggled on Wednesday, with fresh data showing eurozone business activity growing at the fastest rate in 15 years, while U.S. equity futures inched up. Shares of Pernod Ricard rose after an upbeat forecast. The Stoxx Europe 600 index SXXP, -0.19% fell 0.2%, while the German DAX DAX, -0.43% and French CAC 40 PX1, […]

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U.S. IPO market braces for 17 deals this week, and at least two of them are worth more than $1 billion

The U.S. initial public offering is gearing up for another busy week with 17 deals on tap and at least two expected to raise more than $1 billion. The biggest deal is that of Chinese logistics company Full Truck Alliance YMM, which priced early Tuesday and raised $1.56 billion. The company sold 82.5 million American […]

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Dow futures sink 200 points, bitcoin continues its slide

U.S. stock-index futures and cryptocurrency prices fell late Sunday, following Wall Street’s worst week since October. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YM00, -0.62% fell more than 200 points Sunday night, while S&P 500 futures ES00, -0.52% and Nasdaq-100 futures NQ00, -0.22% also sank. Stocks fell sharply Friday after hawkish comments from St. Louis Federal Reserve […]

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These money and investing tips are timed for a bull market that looks short on time

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: These money and investing stories, popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week, can help you prepare your portfolio as stock buyers become more skittish and financial markets grapple with a less-friendly Federal Reserve — which savvy investors know not to fight. Sign up here to get MarketWatch’s […]

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