The pan-European Stoxx 600 was around 0.2 percent in the middle of tomorrow, with most sectors and major exchanges in…
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was around 0.2 percent in the middle of tomorrow, with most sectors and major exchanges in positive territory.
Europe’s media stocks led the profits on Thursday morning, up almost 2 percent in the midst of profit news. France’s Publicis was the industry’s best player after the world’s third largest advertising company said net sales rose 1.3 percent in the third quarter. The shares in the listed Paris share were almost 6 percent higher.
At the same time, the building stock was lowered under news that HeidelbergCement constituted a profit warning. The world’s largest cement manufacturer fell over 8 percent.
Given the European benchmark, Carrefour led the profits, more than 7 percent. The French supermarket reported increased sales in the third quarter, referring to strong performance in its central French and Brazilian markets.
Novartis shares increased more than 1
.5 percent in morning trading. It comes after the pharmaceutical company announced Thursday that it purchases Endocyte cancer manufacturer for $ 2.1 billion.