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Europe Shows Weakness this Morning

Aug 06, 2018

European Stock Market

  • Basic Resources (-1.36%), Telecommunications (+0.26%), and Real Estate (-0.24%) stocks are the top performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today    
  • Chemicals (-0.66%), Travel & Leisure (0%), and Oil & Gas (+0.35%) stocks are the worst performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today  
  • 52 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are at 4-week highs while 41 stocks are at 4-week lows    
  • 46 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are overbought while 25 stocks are oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure    
  • VSTOXX, the European stocks equivalent of the VIX, is little changed this morning and is currently at 13.33 after closing at 13.4 yesterday

What's Going on with European Currencies?

  • EUR€ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.1557    
  • GBP£ is currently down -0.377% against the USD$ to 1.2952    
  • CHF is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.0045

Highlights from the European Bond Market

  • Generic Euro 10-Year Bonds are lower with yields up 0.3 basis points to 0.411%    
  • German 10-Year Bunds are lower with yields up 0.3 basis points to 0.411%    
  • French 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.8 basis points to 0.732%    
  • UK 10-Year GILTs are higher with yields down -0.6 basis points to 1.323%    
  • Italian 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -4.7 basis points to 2.88%    
  • Spanish 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.8 basis points to 1.404%

Euro Stoxx 50

Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Bayerische Motoren Werke AG Consumer Discretionary 83.66 1.60% 826,596
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE Consumer Discretionary 299.2 1.32% 221,234
Safran SA Industrials 106.65 1.14% 287,121
Daimler AG Consumer Discretionary 58.54 0.64% 1,265,445
BASF SE Materials 80.48 0.59% 1,108,920
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
ING Groep NV Financials 12.638 -1.71% 5,942,689
Engie SA Utilities 13.285 -1.19% 2,197,775
BNP Paribas SA Financials 53.86 -1.01% 1,324,236
AXA SA Financials 21.885 -0.75% 2,638,943
Vivendi SA Consumer Discretionary 21.89 -0.68% 1,214,830