Europe Stocks Gain on Earnings as U.S. Futures Drop

European stocks rose the most in two weeks as companies’ earnings beat expectations. U.S. stock futures fell as Hurricane Sandy shut equity trading for the longest weather related interruption since 1888. The yen climbed.

London Mayoral Hopeful Hails Housing Plans
27:52 - Zac Goldsmith, London MP and conservative candidate for mayor, discusses the plan to increase home ownership in London by expanding its "help to buy" scheme in a city where the average home now costs more than half a million pounds. He speaks to Bloomberg's Anna Edwards on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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