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European stocks fell to a two-month low amid concerns that equity valuations have overshot the potential for economic growth and earnings.

8th October, 2014
In Dublin, the Iseq was down 1.5%

European stocks fell to a two-month low amid concerns that equity valuations have overshot the potential for economic growth and earnings.

An OECD report predicted sluggish growth for the euro zone economy just a day after the International Monetary Fund cut its global growth outlook for the year.

In the United States, the Federal Reserve is set to publish the minutes of its September 16-17 meeting later today. Analysts expect the document will reveal clues...

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