European stocks sunk Tuesday, as the Stoxx Europe 600 index
finished down 0.13% to 437.29.
The German DAX
dropped 0.19% to 14,355.45, the French CAC 40 index
was flat at 6,668.97 and the FTSE 100 index
increased 0.51% to 7,512.00.
Among Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, multiutilities company Uniper SE
saw the largest drop Tuesday, as shares plunged 13.0%
Shares of real estate developers firm Aroundtown S.A.
and pharmaceuticals company Idorsia Ltd.
fell 7.8% and 6.7%, respectively.
an internet/online company, and precision products business Halma PLC
rounded out the top five largest decreases as their stocks dropped 6.3% and 6.3%, respectively.
Standard Chartered PLC
a major international banks company, saw the largest increase of the Stoxx Europe 600 constituents, as shares gained 5.0% on Tuesday.
Shares of major international banks firm HSBC Holdings PLC (UK Reg)
and non-ferrous metals company Boliden AB
increased 4.4% and 4.3%, respectively.
Bank of Ireland Group PLC
a banking company, and major oil & gas company Equinor ASA
rounded out the top five largest increases as their stocks gained 4.1% and 4.0%, respectively.
was up 0.32% against the dollar, and the euro
was up 0.13%. Brent crude
added 1.01% to $84.74.
The yield on the 10-year gilt
fell 2.92 basis points to 3.098%, and the yield on the German 10-year bund
fell 7.160 basis points to 1.92%.