European stocks fall, Carlsberg slumps
LONDON Aug 19 (Reuters) - European stock markets fell on Wednesday, extending a recent losing streak on the back of persistent worries over China, while drinks group Carlsberg slumped after cutting its outlook.
The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index and the euro zone's blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index both fell by 0.6 percent.
Carlsberg was the worst-performer on the FTSEurofirst index, falling 7 percent after the brewing company cut its profit forecast.
(Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Editing by Alison Williams)
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