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European Stock Benchmarks Edge Higher; Altice Rises as U.S. M&A Lifts Earnings

European stock benchmarks eked out modest gains on Tuesday as oil prices declined and the pound continued to fall after last week's Bank of England rate cut.

In early trading the FTSE 100 was up 0.23% at 6,824.64. The Dax gained 0.21% to 10,454.62 and in Paris the Cac 40 rose 0.22% to 4,425.31.

West Texas intermediate was recently down 0.93% at $42.62 on worries about likely inaction during upcoming informal talks among Opec members.

The pound on Tuesday fell for a fifth day and was recently down...