Here's a round-up of the news from Europe.
Siemens (SI) shares hit a record high as the engineering group posted better-than-expected first-quarter earnings.
Diageo (DEO) - Get Report is bringing a taste of Ireland to Maryland, as the company plans to expand its Guinness brand by opening a new Guinness brewery in the state. The plans would create an operational brewery and a visitor center.
Apple (APPL) helped boost the stock of European suppliers after the U.S. tech giant reported better-than-expected earnings.