TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday as investors were encouraged by positive reports about President Donald Trump’s health after he was hospitalized with the new coronavirus.
France’s CAC 40 surged 0.8% in early trading to 4,862.59. Germany’s DAX rose 0.6% to 12,764.81. Britain’s FTSE 100 added 0.5% to 5,930.28. U.S. shares were set for an advance, with the future contracts for the Dow Industrials and the S&P 500 both up 0.6%.