European stock markets mixed at open

London: European stocks were mixed at the start of trading on Tuesday, with London’s FTSE 100 index up 0.4 percent at 7,090.64 points.

In the eurozone, Frankfurt’s DAX 30 fell 0.3 percent to 11,429.82 points and the Paris CAC 40 also slid 0.3 percent to 5,036.95.