Tag: FTSE 100 Index

Airline stocks gain altitude as Europe plans to welcome more overseas tourists

Airline stocks flew higher on Tuesday, as the European Union moved to welcome foreign tourists to the region, a sign that more normal travel and tourism conditions can resume as COVID-19 vaccinations become more widespread. Shares in British Airways owner IAG IAG, +2.14%, Air France-KLM AF, +1.00%, Lufthansa LHA, +3.03%, Ryanair RYA, +0.15%, EasyJet EZJ, […]

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European stocks struggle for traction. Shares of LVMH and SAP climb on results

European stocks struggled for traction on Wednesday, as investors mulled concerns over COVID-19 vaccines and looked toward the start of earnings season. Shares of SAP and LVMH Moet Hennessey and easyJet climbed on well-received results. The Stoxx Europe 600 index SXXP, +0.12% inched up 0.1% to 436.33, after a modest move up on Tuesday. The […]

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European stocks and U.S. equity futures struggle as Italian bond market cheers Mario Draghi

European stocks and U.S. equity futures fell on Friday, as investors watched COVID-19 headlines and struggled to find catalysts to push markets higher. Italian bonds were in the spotlight, rallying after former European Central Bank President Mario Draghi got key backing to form a new government. The Stoxx Europe 600 index SXXP, -0.07% dipped 0.2% […]

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