Europe Is Having a Disappointing Earnings Season -- Time to Buy Some Stocks?

European companies are almost halfway through their third-quarter earnings reports, and so far earnings season has been a bit of a disappointment. But the pullback that this disappointment has caused in some European stocks offers good entry points for investors who hope to profit from the eurozone's recovery over the long term.

Year to date, investors in U.S. stocks have had a better ride than those in European equities. The S&P 500 is up almost 15% year to date, versus 13% for Germany's DAX index, 9% for France's CAC-40 and just 3.5% for the U.K.'s FTSE 100, according to data from Yahoo Finance....473 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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