European shares slip as investors still wary about Ukraine stand-off

viernes 7 de marzo de 2014 07:36 GYT
 

* FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.4 pct, Euro STOXX 50 down 0.4 pct

* Stocks with big exposure to Russia under renewed pressure

* Low expectations for U.S. monthly jobs data

* Rise in DAX puts as German index seen most vulnerable

* U.S. investors continue to pour money into Europe -Lipper

By Blaise Robinson

PARIS, March 7 (Reuters) - European shares slipped in early trade on Friday as investors trod a cautious path in case of another escalation in tensions between Russia and Ukraine over the weekend.

Shares of companies most exposed to Russia such as Finnish tyre maker Nokian Renkaat, Danish brewer Carlsberg and Austrian lender Raiffeisen Bank International were among the biggest losers.

Investors also avoided taking fresh bets ahead of U.S. jobs data due later in the day that will provide insight on the state of the world's biggest economy and could influence the Federal Reserve's policy outlook.   Continuación...