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Stocks and Markets in the News | European Markets at Close Report | MarketWatch -September 27, 2012-. -

By Sara Sjolin , MarketWatch  LONDON (MarketWatch) — European stock markets ended a highly volatile trading day on an upbeat note, while Spanish equities closed lower after the government released its much anticipated 2013 budget with little surprises.  The Stoxx Europe 600 index XX:SXXP +0.34%  added 0.3% to 271.65, claiming back some losses from Wednesday, when the benchmark tumbled 1.8% on concerns over Spain and Greece.  Reuters Marta Uriarte wraps herself up in a sleeping bag at the beginning of her hunger strike in protest against her forthcoming eviction, after failing to pay the mortgage on her house, in front of the Bilbao Bizkaia Kutxa (BBK) bank in central Bilbao, Spain. “It’s a correction from yesterday. There is nothing fundamental that is driving the moves,” said Tobias