Europe Stocks Rise After Yellen’s Comments, Posting Weekly Gains

  • Almost all industry groups in Stoxx 600 gain, reversing drops
  • France’s CAC 40 Index posts one of the biggest gains in region

European Stocks React to Yellen's Speech

European stocks climbed for a fourth day this week after comments by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen spurred optimism about the economic recovery, while she reiterated that the central bank will take a gradual approach to raising borrowing costs.

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