European equities turn sour on the day

Author: Justin Low | Category: News

Stocks in Europe are slipping lower after a bright start

  • Eurostoxx -0.7%
  • Germany's DAX -0.8%
  • UK's FTSE -0.3%
  • France's CAC 40 -0.8%
  • Italy's FTSE MIB -0.8%
  • Spain's IBEX -0.1%
A sea of red in Europe, as the Asian playbook gets thrown out the window it seems. The auto sector is the bane of the market today as a drag in auto stocks are bringing down the DAX and Eurostoxx indices.

Elsewhere, Hong Kong's Hang Seng index ended the day 1.99% higher - boosted by gains from, yup none other than, Tencent Holdings - who closed the day up by 2.91% as the tech sector led gains for the index.

By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of cookies, revised Privacy Notice and Terms of Service. More information about cookiesClose