European shares weighed down by banks, oils; capital fall hits Commerzbank

martes 26 de julio de 2016 05:03 GYT

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* STOXX 600 down 0.4 pct, down 7 percent year to date

* Commerzbank leads banks lower

* Mediaset slumps after Vivendi backtracks on pay-TV deal

* BP falls after results in a weak oil sector

* But strong results lift Faurecia, AMS, UPM

By Danilo Masoni

MILAN, July 26 (Reuters) - European shares fell slightly on Tuesday as weaker bank and oil sectors weighed, with Commerzbank among the biggest fallers after the German lender disappointed with a decline in second-quarter core capital.

The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 0.4 percent to 339.5 points by 0827 GMT. The index had touched a one-month high in the previous session but was still down more than 7 percent so far this year.   Continuación...