21.10.2008 - Markets lifted by strong energy and metals
From Irishtimes.com: European equities extended their gains yesterday, lifted by stronger energy and metals stocks and a solid performance on Wall Street. Following a 4.2 per cent surge on Friday, the FTSE Eurofirst 300 added 3.8 per cent to 928.29, although shares were still some 40 per cent down from their January peak. France's CAC 40 index rose 3.7 per cent to 3,448.51, while the Xetra Dax in Germany was up 1.1 per cent at 4,835.23..... Full Article: Source