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Europe Sees Thin Summer Trading as Markets Trade Flat

Aug 08, 2018

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*Data in Total Return; Source: Stockdio

European Stock Markets

  • The Euro Stoxx 600 is currently up +0.02%, the FTSE 100 is higher by +0.89%, the DAX has advanced +0.36%, and the CAC 40 has risen +0.11%
  • Investor sentiment for European stocks is positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Euro Stoxx 600 currently at 1.9x
  • Basic Resources (-0.21%), Telecommunications (-0.13%), and Real Estate (+0.16%) stocks are the top performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today
  • Chemicals (+0.37%), Travel & Leisure (+0.13%), and Oil & Gas (+0.11%) stocks are the worst performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today
  • 95 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are at 4-week highs while 22 stocks are at 4-week lows
  • 47 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are overbought while 19 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 12.34 after closing at 12.63 yesterday

What's Going on with European Currencies?

  • EUR€ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.1591
  • GBP£ is currently down -0.587% against the USD$ to 1.2863
  • CHF is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.0037

Highlights from the European Bond Market

  • Generic Euro 10-Year Bonds are higher with yields down -0.3 basis points to 0.406%
  • German 10-Year Bunds are higher with yields down -0.3 basis points to 0.406%
  • French 10-Year Government Bonds are flat with yields little changed 0 basis points to 0.729%
  • UK 10-Year GILTs are higher with yields down -1.2 basis points to 1.313%
  • Italian 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -4.2 basis points to 2.827%
  • Spanish 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.1 basis points to 1.394%

Euro Stoxx 50 Movers

*Data in price return.

Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Deutsche Post AG Industrials 31.1 1.34 2727848
SAP SE Information Technology 100.46 1.14 734376
adidas AG Consumer Discretionary 191.9 1.03 287220
Nokia OYJ Information Technology 4.696 1.01 3781090
Volkswagen AG Consumer Discretionary 148.14 0.71 324190

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Source: S&P Capital IQ

Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Munich Re Financials 182.65 -2.85 869350
Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize NV Consumer Staples 20.4 -2.57 5378146
E.ON SE Utilities 9.413 -2.31 10036808
Fresenius SE & Co KGaA Health Care 68.2 -1.59 504561
Orange SA Telecommunication Services 14.505 -1.12 1372265

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Source: S&P Capital IQ