US. Stock futures are pointing to a lower open on Monday, after growth by European manufacturers stagnated.
Dow Industrial futures fall 0.3 percent, S & P 500 futures 0.2 percent, and Nasdaq futures 0.2 percent.  Concerns over these reports from Germany and France are again causing concern over the recession.
Over the weekend, optimism increased as the US and China described last week's trading talks as "productive" and "positive." constructive.
An overarching round of talks is scheduled to take place in October.
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The S & P 500 fell 0.5 percent, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.6 percent and the Nasdaq lost 0.8 percent.
In Asian trading, the Shanghai Composite Index closed down 1.1 percent on Monday, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng ended the day down 0.8 percent after another weekend of violent protests closed for bank holidays.
The Fosun Tourism Group, the largest shareholder of Thomas Cook, fell after 178 years in Hong Kong by 3.8 percent -old British tour operator collapsed.
As a result, bookings for more than 600,000 global vacationers were canceled Monday.
Fosun International, based in Shanghai, fell 1 percent.
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The British Civil Aviation Authority said Thomas C The four ook airlines would be down and 21,000 employees in 16 countries, including 9,000 in the UK, would lose their jobs.
In Europe, the FTSE in London fell by 0.2 percent, the DAX in Germany by 1 percent and the CAC in France by 0.7 percent.
The Associated Press has contributed to this article.