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Thursday,10 September 2020 at 07:29

U.K. and European stocks opened slightly higher, following strong gains in the previous session, as investors eyed the latest interest rate decision from the European Central Bank. 

Stocks in Asia-Pacific were mixed as shares in Indonesian and Chinese markets fell. 

Oil prices were lower after data showed U.S. crude stockpiles unexpectedly rose last week, stoking concern about a sluggish recovery in fuel demand as coronavirus cases continue to surge in many countries. 

Gold traded slightly lower ahead of the European Central Bank’s monetary policy decision due later in the day. 

In corporate news, supermarket chain Morrisons reported an 8.7% rise in like-for-like first-half sales despite lower fuel sales hitting revenues.The company deferred its special dividend, but lifted its interim payout. 

Dixons Carphone said it was considering a minority listing of its Nordics business as the electricals retailer reported strong trading supported by online sales.

At 08:20
FTSE 100 5,999 (-0.22%)
FTSE 250 17,732 +0.78%
DAX 13,274 +0.28%
At the close
Dow Jones 27,940 +1.60%
S&P 500 3,398 +2.01%
NASDAQ 11,141 +2.71%
Fixed Income
UK 10-YR YIELD 0.238
Exchange Rates
GBP/USD 1.301
GBP/EUR 1.100
Gold $1,944 (-0.09%)
Brent $40.56 (-0.15%)
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