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European shares steady in early trading, focus on U.S. jobs

LONDON, March 6 - European equities steadied in early trading on Friday after recent sharp gains, with investors seen reluctant to place strong bets before a U.S. jobs report that could provide hints about the timing of a U.S. rate hike.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday, March 6

LONDON, March 6 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 3 to 6 points, or 0.1 percent lower on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures flat at 0724 GMT. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Friday, March 6

LONDON, March 6 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 3 to 6 points, or 0.1 percent lower on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on * The blue-chip FTSE 100 index closed up 0.6 percent at 6,961.14 points, near the 6,974.26 record it set this month, boosted by strong earnings from insurer Aviva. * BHP BILLITON - An Australian senator called for an inquiry into suspected foreign bribery

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Robust earnings help European shares extend rally ahead of ECB

PARIS, March 5 - European shares rose in early trading on Thursday, with a batch of robust company results from firms including Carrefour and Schroders boosting sentiment.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 5

LONDON, March 5 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 11 to 12 points lower, or down 0.2 percent, on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on March 5

LONDON, March 5 - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 11 to 12 points lower, or down 0.2 percent, on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. For more on the factors affecting European stocks, please click on

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FTSE Gainers

Symb Last Change Chg %
WEIR.L 1,827.00 +89.00 +5.12
ITV.L 245.80 +4.80 +1.99
HRGV.L 1,170.00 +19.00 +1.65

FTSE Losers

Symb Last Change Chg %
FRES.L 718.50 -18.00 -2.44
INTUP.L 355.40 -6.80 -1.88
RIO.L 2,941.00 -44.00 -1.47

Markets

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Sector Summary

Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
JDG.L 3.00 to 1.00 Buy
CTY.L 4.00 to 3.00 Hold
FSJ.L 2.00 to 1.00 Buy
Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
NPT.L 1.00 to 3.00 Hold
CAKEP.L 1.00 to 3.00 Hold
CLG.L 1.00 to 3.00 Hold

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