Europe closes in the red with earnings in focus

Tuesday, 27. July 2021 17:30

Shares on the major European stock market benchmarks traded lower as the session ended on Tuesday, with the investors' focus mainly on corporate earnings. The sentiment seemingly tracked that from Wall Street, whose main indexes retreated after the prior day's record highs.

The DAX dropped 0.62% at the close as Delivery Hero dived 3.09%. The CAC 40 concurrently lost 0.66% with Worldline plummeting 8.77%. The FTSE 100 ended the session down by 0.42%. Reckitt Benckiser was the worst performer with an 8.12% plunge.

The euro added 0.26% versus the dollar, selling for 1.18335 at 5:28 pm CET, while the pound jumped 0.44% to go for $1.38792 at the same time.

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