Europe stock futures point to sharply lower open

LONDON, May 25 (BestGrowthStock) – European stock index (Read more about the euro currency recovery. ) futures
pointed to a sharply lower open for equities on Tuesday,
tracking declines on Wall Street and in Asia, on growing worries
that Europe’s debt crisis will hurt global economic recovery.

By 0602 GMT, futures for the STOXX Europe 50 (STXEc1: ), for
Germany’s DAX (FDXc1: ) and for France’s CAC (FCEc1: ) were down 2.5
to 3.3 percent.

On Monday, the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 (.FTEU3: ) index
of top shares managed to closed 0.3 percent higher in choppy
trade, while U.S. stocks (Read more about the stock market today. ) slid, driving the Dow to its lowest
level since Feb. 10.

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(Reporting by Atul Prakash)

Europe stock futures point to sharply lower open