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Adidas, upbeat manufacturing PMIs lift European stocks

A jump in Adidas following an upbeat forecast from U.S. rival Nike and better-than-expected euro zone manufacturing data on Wednesday helped European stocks extend a recovery from a steep sell-off earlier this week.

Europe lockdown fears trigger worst stocks sell-off in three months

European stocks posted their worst fall in three months on Monday as fears of a second wave of COVID-19 infections hit travel and leisure shares, while banks tumbled on a report about $2 trillion (1.56 trillion pounds) worth of suspect transfers by leading lenders.

FTSE 100 sinks over 3% on lockdown fears, banks slide

The FTSE 100 marked its worst day in more than three months on Monday as HSBC and Standard Chartered slid on reports the banks were among those that moved allegedly illicit funds, while travel stocks plummeted on fears of more coronavirus-related lockdowns.

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FTSE 100 » 5,842.67 +0.34%
Euro Stox » 1,380.00 -0.15%
S&P » 3,298.46 +1.60%
Nikkei 225 » 23,204.62 +0.51%
GB 10YR
+0.195
+0.005
DE 10YR
-0.524
+0.001
JP 10YR
+0.014
+0.004
GBP / USD » 1.2745 +0.00%
EUR / GBP » 0.9122 +0.00%
GBP / JPY » 134.5900 +0.00%
Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
JFJ.L 4.00to3.00 Hold
FSV.L 4.00to3.00 Hold
PORV.L 1.67to1.00 Buy
Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
IMM.L 3.00to4.00 Underperform
AMGO.L 2.00to3.00 Hold
ANP.L 1.50to2.00 Outperform