Europe closes mixed after a day of competing rumors, the 3rd consecutive session of nearly...

|By:, SA News Editor

Europe closes mixed after a day of competing rumors, the 3rd consecutive session of nearly unheard of (for the last few months) narrow trading ranges. Stoxx 50 -0.1%, Germany -0.6%, France -0.3%, Italy +0.4%, Spain +0.8%, U.K. -0.9%. The euro +0.4% at $1.3509. For the week, Stoxx 50 -4.3%.