Econintersect: Who is worried about Portugal? Who is worried about Japan? Who is worried about rising oil prices? Certainly not European investors, except maybe for a few in Vienna. Nine of the ten major stock markets in Europe advanced Thursday (March 24). Seven gained 1% or more.Frankfurt led the way with a gain of 1.9%. London was up 1.5% and Paris 1.4%. Stockhom added 1.3% and four borses advanved 1%: Geneva, Amsterdam, Brussels and Madrid.
Oslo was up 0.8%. Vienna lost 0.3%.