European Stocks Steady At Open

European stocks steady at open

LONDON, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 9th august,2016) : European stock markets were stable at the open on Tuesday after a dip on Wall Street. London's benchmark FTSE 100 index was flat at 6,80.59 points compared with the close on Monday. In the eurozone, Frankfurt's DAX 30 gained nearly 0.1 percent to 10,438.60 points. The Paris CAC 40 dipped almost 0.1 percent to begin at 4,412.86. US stocks retreated from record highs Monday while petroleum-linked shares rallied as OPEC hinted it could take action next month to strengthen oil prices. Tokyo's main index meanwhile ended higher Tuesday.