Energy sector fuels gains on Europe’s bourses

European equities shrugged off negative sentiment on Wall Street to end narrowly higher as rising commodities prices gave a lift to energy and resources companies across the continent. The FTSE Eurofirst 300 closed up 0.1 per cent at 1,509.10 as European companies looked to China and other emerging markets for growth in 2008. Stocks pared early gains after the assassination of Pakistani opposition leader Benazir Bhutto and poor US economic data cast a pall over markets. Full Story

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