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Joice Alves

Coronavirus lockdowns look set to batter earnings in Europe

25 Mar 2020

LONDON Europe Inc's profit expectations for the first and second quarters have deteriorated sharply, Refinitiv's data showed, as countries such as Britain, Italy, France and Spain went into a lockdown to fight the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus lockdowns look set to batter earnings in Europe

25 Mar 2020

LONDON Europe Inc's profit expectations for the first and second quarters have deteriorated sharply, Refinitiv's data showed, as countries such as Britain, Italy, France and Spain went into a lockdown to fight the coronavirus outbreak.

European shares drop on coronavirus cases, weak euro zone data

31 Jan 2020

European shares gave up earlier gains to end firmly in negative territory on Friday after the United Kingdom and Italy confirmed their first coronavirus cases, and with a set of disappointing euro zone indicators also weighing on sentiment.

焦点:欧州企業に増益転換の兆し、市場の期待を越えられるか

22 Jan 2020

[ロンドン 17日 ロイター] - 欧州企業は昨年第4・四半期、それまで9カ月続いてきた減益基調をようやく反転させた公算が大きい。IBESリフィニティブがまとめた第4・四半期のSTOXX欧州600指数銘柄の予想利益は2.5%の増加となった。ただし株価が跳ね上がり、今年の利益見通しは既に高水準となっているため、決算発表を受けて投資家が失望する事態も起こりやすい。

Europe Inc. eyes end to corporate recession in fourth-quarter

17 Jan 2020

LONDON Europe Inc. is likely to have turned the page on nine months of falling profits during the final quarter of 2019, but sky-high share price valuations and lofty earnings expectations for 2020 set a low bar for disappointment.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Bond yields rise as Sweden ends negative rates, stocks drift lower

19 Dec 2019

LONDON, Dec 19 Bond yields rose and Sweden's crown stayed ice cool on Thursday as the country became the first to raise interest rates out of sub-zero territory, while world stocks drifted off this week's record highs.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks near record highs, Sweden ends negative rates

19 Dec 2019

LONDON, Dec 19 World stocks drifted down from the week's record highs on Thursday, while the crown gained as Sweden's central bank became the first to raise interest rates from negative territory.

Ajax shares penalised for latest Champions League exit

11 Dec 2019

LONDON AFC Ajax shares slumped on Wednesday after the Dutch team was eliminated from the Champions League, highlighting the volatility of soccer stocks where results on the pitch can knock millions off their value.

The FAANGs of Europe: U.S. tariffs won't harm appeal of French luxury firms

04 Dec 2019

LONDON/PARIS The U.S. threat of tariffs on French goods from handbags to Champagne proved just a glancing blow to giants like LVMH and Kering this week, as investors refused to give up their decade-long love affair with luxury goods.

Only one FTSE 100 company to go ex-div on Dec 5

03 Dec 2019

By Joice Alves LONDON, Dec 3 Next is the only FTSE 100 company that will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for its latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 0.29 points off the UK blue-chip index. Among FTSE 250 companies going ex-dividend are: COMPANY RIC DIVIDEND (pence) AVI GLOBAL TST AGT.L 0.86 ALLIANCE TRUST ATST.L 0.62 BABCOCK INTL BAB.L 1.93 BRITVIC BVIC.L 3.07 BIG YELLOW GRP BYG.L 1.12 CALEDONIA INV CLDN.L 0.29 FIDELITY SPECIAL FSV.L 0.52 HOMESERVE HSV.L 0.85 INTERMEDIATE CAP ICP.L 2.23 INVESTEC INVP.L 3.9 LONDONMETRIC LMPL.L 0.69 MEDICLINIC MDCM.L 0.67 PAYPOINT PAYP.L 0.73 PETS AT HOME PETSP.L 0.63 PERSONAL ASSETS PNL.L 0.18 ROYAL MAIL R RMG.L 3.67 TEMPLETON EMERGE TEM.L 1 TEMPLE BAR INV TMPL.L 0.39 TR PROPERTY INV TRY.L 0.88 (Reporting by Joice Alves)

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