European Shares Tumble on U.S.-Iran Faceoff; Oil Stocks Near Two-Month High
European Shares Tumble on U.S.-Iran Faceoff; Oil Stocks Near Two-Month High 1(Reuters) – European shares extended losses on Monday as tensions following the killing of a top Iranian general by the United States kept buying restricted to safe havens, while energy stocks benefited from higher oil prices. The pan-European STOXX 600 equity index <.STOXX> was down 1.2% by 0914 GMT and was set for its worst day in a month.
News story posted on 2020-01-06T12:37:00.0000000Z