LONDON — European stocks closed higher on Monday, with investors continuing to weigh up the European Central Bank’s latest policy decision and inflation data.
In terms of individual share price movement in Europe, French-American oil and gas company TechnipFMC climbed 7% to lead the Stoxx 600 after agreeing to sell a stake in spin-off firm Technip Energies.
At the bottom of the index, Swedish pulp and paper company SCA fell 6.7%.
On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained Monday, rebounding from a five-day losing streak. The Dow jumped about 280 points, or 0.8%. The S&P 500 was up 0.2%. The Nasdaq Composite fell 0.3%.
This coming week, global investors will be keeping an eye on the U.S. consumer price index for August, set to be released Tuesday; economists surveyed by FactSet are expecting the reading to show that consumer prices jumped 5.3% on an annual pace in August….