Rallying commods lift Europe shares to 26-mth high

LONDON, Dec 7 (BestGrowthStock) – European equities extended gains
on Tuesday, with a key index hitting its highest in more than 26
months, boosted by gains in commodity shares as crude and metals
prices surged.

By 1207 GMT, the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 (.FTEU3: )
index of top shares was up 1.4 percent at 1,120.31 points,
having earlier hit a high of 1,120.71 — its highest level since
September 2008.

(Reporting by Harpreet Bhal)

Rallying commods lift Europe shares to 26-mth high