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European stocks higher, though off the highs of the session, in wake of announced US tariffs set to be imposed next week

Sep 18, 2018

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*Data in Price Return and Updated Real-Time (with a delay), Source: StockDio

European Markets

  • European stocks are higher today, though off the highs of the session, as the 10% US tariffs set to take effect were not as bad as initially expected
  • The Euro Stoxx 600 is currently up +0.03%, the FTSE 100 is higher by +0.15%, the DAX has advanced +0.18%, and the CAC 40 has risen +0.18%
  • Investor sentiment for European stocks is neutral with the advance/decline ratio for the Euro Stoxx 600 currently at 1.08x
  • Basic Resources (+1.05%), Automobiles & Parts (+0.71%), and Construction & Materials (+0.43%) stocks are the top performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today
  • Retail (-0.36%), Personal & Household Goods (-0.25%), and Health Care (-0.23%) stocks are the worst performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today
  • 46 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are at 4-week highs while 79 stocks are at 4-week lows
  • 15 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are overbought while 33 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 14.7 after closing at 14.57 yesterday

What is Going on with European Currencies?

  • EUR€ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.168
  • GBP£ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.3138
  • CHF is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.0397

Highlights from the European Bond Market

  • Generic Euro 10-Year Bonds are higher with yields down -0.4 basis points to 0.454%
  • German 10-Year Bunds are higher with yields down -0.4 basis points to 0.454%
  • French 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.1 basis points to 0.773%
  • UK 10-Year GILTs are higher with yields down -0.4 basis points to 1.532%
  • Italian 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 0.2 basis points to 2.848%
  • Spanish 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.5 basis points to 1.483%

Euro Stoxx 50 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Volkswagen AG Consumer Discretionary 149 2.77%         1,273,104.00
Cie de Saint-Gobain Industrials 37 1.47%         1,068,967.00
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield Real Estate 177 1.22%               92,462.00
Vinci SA Industrials 81.5 1.19%            340,700.00
Vivendi SA Consumer Discretionary 21.8 1.07%         1,437,428.00
Underperformers Sector Price 1D% CHG Volume
Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize NV Consumer Staples 19.5 -1.25%         2,544,027.00
Fresenius SE & Co KGaA Health Care 62.2 -1.02%            426,325.00
Intesa Sanpaolo SpA Financials 2.37 -1.00%      38,296,547.00
SAP SE Information Technology 102 -0.84%            798,419.00
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA Financials 5.46 -0.75%         5,237,603.00