European markets closed lower on Thursday as a revenue guidance cut from Apple fueled fears of a slump in global economic growth.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 index ended provisionally down 0.9 percent at 334.27 to the end of the session, with all major bourses in the red. The FTSE closed down 0.49 percent, while the CAC and the DAX were both around 1.5 percent lower.
Most sectors ended the session in the red, with only food and beverages, telecoms and utilities posting gains.
Source : CNBC