European Stocks Rise on China Optimism

European stocks rose for a third day, led by banks and mining companies, after China signaled wider policy support for the economic recovery by allowing insurers to invest more in banks and promoting urbanization. U.S. index futures and Asian shares also gained.
34 Days Since the Last S&P 500 Record
23:48 - In today’s “Bart Chart,” Bloomberg’s Mark Barton takes a look at the S&P 500 for the last 12 months on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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