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Nov 13 (Reuters) - European shares retreated from four-year highs on Wednesday, as a highly anticipated speech by U.S. President Donald Trump gave no new clues on the progress of a trade deal with China, and as anti-government protests in Hong Kong raged on, denting sentiment.
The pan-European STOXX 600 index .STOXX fell 0.2% after positive German investor sentiment data and a slew of upbeat earnings had helped it scale highs not seen since 2015 on Tuesday.
Satellite company SES SESFd.PA slumped after a JP Morgan downgrade to neutral, while German commercial broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 PSMGn.DE slid 2.5% after Italy's Mediaset MS.MI said it could increase its stake in the German peer, but ruled out a full takeover. stocks .IBEX led losses among regional peers as investors were doubtful of a new coalition between Socialists and far-left Unidas Podemos formed on Tuesday. The unexpectedly fast preliminary agreement was formed between two parties that recently refused to work together.
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