European stocks rose on Tuesday due to the good earnings of microchip makers.
Investors are looking forward to positive signs in Trump's speech on the US-China trade deal.
The STOXX 600 rose slightly with a 0.3% increase in technology stocks.
Among European stocks, chipmakers stocks rose 5.2% due to good operating and gross margin forecasts. German Infineon Technologies rose 5.5% despite projected lower growth next year.
The German postal services group and DHL climbed 3.3% after reporting high earnings in the third quarter, as well as forecasting higher earnings in the fourth quarter.