European stock index futures point to higher open

LONDON (BestGrowthStock) – European stock index (Read more about the euro currency recovery. ) futures pointed to a higher open for equities on Wednesday after sharp losses in the previous session, with energy stocks seen providing support to the market.

By 0703 GMT, futures for the DJ Euro Stoxx, for Germany’s DAX and for France’s CAC were up 0.3 to 0.6 percent.

U.S. stocks (Read more about the stock market today. ) suffered their biggest one-day decline in nearly three weeks on Tuesday, while the FTSEurofirst 300 (.FTEU3: ) index of top European shares closed 1.1 percent lower.

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(Reporting by Atul Prakash)

European stock index (Read more about the euro currency recovery. ) futures point to higher open