European Factors to Watch-Shares seen opening slightly down

jueves 22 de octubre de 2015 01:17 GYT

MILAN Oct 22 (Reuters) - European stocks were seen opening slightly lower on Thursday. Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE 100 to open 23-27 points lower, or 0.36-0.42 percent, Germany's DAX to open 32-36 points down, or 0.31-0.35 percent, and France's CAC 40 to open 20 points down, or 0.42 percent.

---------------------------------------------------------------- -------------- > Asian shares, dollar, euro steady as markets await ECB meeting > Wall Street declines; Valeant, healthcare weigh > Nikkei edges up as investors shift to defensive shares > U.S. debt gains as stocks slip on world growth worries > Euro edges up but top-heavy as investors await ECB meeting > Gold hovers near lowest in a week on firm dollar > London copper edges up, better China imports support > Oil prices move higher on weaker dollar, hold above three-week low

(Reporting by Danilo Masoni)