European stock markets remain on downside as US market veers up


European shares were still mostly in the red at the end of trading on Thursday, as worries over a looming recession dampened sentiment.

The pan-regional Stoxx 600 was down 0.12% at 435.68, as the DAX in Frankfurt eked out gains of 0.02% to 14,264.56.

France's CAC 40 was off 0.2% at 6,647.31,...