European stocks climb for a fourth day, poised for their longest winning streak in two months, as risk-on sentiment prevails in equity markets.
The Stoxx Europe 600 Index adds 0.2%, following a weekly gain of 2.1%, the best start to a year since 2013. The euro trades lower against the dollar. Miners and carmakers lead gains, with the latter poised for the highest level since May 2015.
15 out of 19 Stoxx 600 sectors rise; autos sector has the biggest volume at 196% of its 30-day average; 456 Stoxx 600 members gain, 116 decline.
Top Stoxx 600 outperformers include: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles +2.5%, Galapagos +2.4%, BBA Aviation +2.2%, G4S +2.0%, Delivery Hero +1.9%.