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European stocks retreated Tuesday as investors began the second quarter in a fragile mood amid international trade tensions and mounting pressure on big technology companies. The pan-European STOXX 600 ended the day down 0.5 percent after falling more than 1 percent earlier in the session. Germany's DAX was a clear underperformer, losing about 0.8 percent while industrials, financials and health care stocks weighed on European indexes.The index has fallen about 7.5 percent in the past three weeks as anxiety grew over big tech companies with the focus on Facebook's use of data, and regulation of Amazon.Outside the tech sector, food services group Sodexo 4.5 percent after Goldman Sachs cut the stock to "neutral".
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