PARIS — European markets were mixed in trading on Monday morning, after Asian indices fell as investors were disappointed over a lack of new stimulus from Japan’s central bank.
The FTSE MIB in Milan was down 0.2 percent to 18,565.33, while the DAX in Frankfurt gained 1 percent to 10,136.92 and Paris’ CAC 40 advanced 0.4 percent to 4,448.24.
The FTSE 100 in London was closed Monday for a bank holiday.
Fashion, luxury and retail stocks were choppy, as well.
Among those gaining ground were Kering, up 1.5 percent to 151.95 euros; Inditex, 1.8 percent to 28.45 euros, and LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, 1.6 percent to 147.40 euros.
The euro was trading at $1.15 at 11:20 a.m. CET.