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May 5 (Reuters) - European stocks bounced back on Wednesday after a sharp selloff in the previous session, as surging commodity prices lifted mining stocks, while the earnings season kept its positive momentum, brightening the mood in the markets.
Shares in big UK miners including Rio Tinto RIO.L , BHP Group (JO: BHPJ ) BHPB.L and Anglo American (JO: AMSJ ) AAL.L rose about 2% each as copper prices rose past a key psychological level of $10,000 a tonne, buoyed by optimism about a speedy recovery in the global economy. MET/L
Tech stocks .SX8P rose 1.4% after a 3.7% plunge in the previous session.
Stellantis STLA.MI edged up 0.8% after the carmaker reported a better-than-expected quarterly revenue but warned that a global shortage of semiconductors would affect production this quarter more heavily. fashion house Hugo Boss BOSSn.DE rose 2.9% as it saw first-quarter sales almost double in mainland China, and its casual business returned to growth.
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