U.S. election worries weigh on Europe stocks

Posted by Forexsq 695 days ago (http://www.marketwatch.com)
img forexsq - European stock markets dropped in early action on Monday, as uncertainty about the outcome of the U.S. presidential election weighed on investors’ minds.

The Stoxx Europe 600 index lost 0.4% to 273.88, giving up a 0.4% Friday gain that followed encouraging U.S. labor data.

Shares of Dutch postal company PostNL NV NL:PNL -9.53% dropped the most in the pan-European index, 5.4%, after the firm said third-quarter profit fell, mainly because of a decline in addressed mail volumes

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