European stock-index futures were little changed, after the Stoxx Europe 600 Index climbed to a six-year high, as investors weighed earnings and equity valuations. U.S. index futures were also little changed, while Asian shares climbed.
Futures on the Euro Stoxx 50 Index expiring next month climbed 0.2 percent to 3,192 at 7:09 a.m. in London. Contracts on the U.K.��s FTSE 100 Index increased 0.2 percent. Standard & Poor��s 500 Index futures added 0.1 percent. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index rose 0.7 percent.
The Stoxx 600 yesterday gained 0.3 percent to 341.89, its highest level since January 2008. The benchmark gauge trades at 15.2 times the projected earnings of its members, compared with the five-year average of 12.5 times.
Source : Bloomberg