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FEB 06, 2013 - MarketWatch

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Europe stock slump in afternoon action

LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets were broadly lower in choppy afternoon action on Wednesday, as banks headed south and oil firms tracked oil prices lower. The Stoxx Europe 600 index lost 0.5% to 284.15. Shares of French bank BNP Paribas SA dropped 3.1%, while Societe Generale SA gave up 4.3%. The CAC 40 index slumped 1.5% to 3,640.02. The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index shaved off 0.1% to 6,275.18, with shares of BP PLC down 1.4%. Germany's DAX 30 index traded 1.6% lower at 7,544.67. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit ... Read More

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