European stock index futures fall 0.4-0.6 pct

LONDON, May 14 (BestGrowthStock) – European stock index (Read more about the euro currency recovery. ) futures fell
on Friday, indicating a weaker start for equities, with a fall
in commodity prices seen putting pressure on energy and mining
stocks, while concerns about debt problems in Europe persisted.

By 0604 GMT, futures for STOXX Europe 50 (STXEc1: ), Germany’s
DAX (FDXc1: ) and France’s CAC 40 (FCEc1: ) were down 0.4 to 0.6
percent.

The FTSEurofirst 300 (.FTEU3: ) index of top European shares
closed 0.1 percent higher at 1,049.89 points on Thursday, its
highest closing level in more than a week in a volatile session
where the index swung between positive and negative territory.

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(Reporting by Atul Prakash)

European stock index (Read more about the euro currency recovery. ) futures fall 0.4-0.6 pct