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European stocks are higher, back from earlier losses ahead of today's interest rate decision from the ECB

Oct 25, 2018

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

European Markets

  • European stocks are advancing this morning, retracing earlier AM losses ahead of today’s ECB interest rate decision
  • The Euro Stoxx 600 is currently up +0.35%, the FTSE 100 is higher by +0.1%, the DAX has advanced +0.54%, and the CAC 40 has risen +1.37%
  • Investor sentiment for European stocks is positive with the advance/decline ratio for the Euro Stoxx 600 currently at 2.45x
  • Automobiles & Parts (+2.77%), Chemicals (+1.65%), and Construction & Materials (+1.57%) stocks are the top performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today
  • Media (-2.51%), Health Care (-1.96%), and Food & Beverage (-1.04%) stocks are the worst performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today
  • 16 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are at 4-week highs while 185 stocks are at 4-week lows
  • 4 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are overbought while 227 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 21.23 after closing at 21.98 yesterday
     

What is Going on with European Currencies?

  • EUR€ is currently up +0.211% against the USD$ to 1.1416
  • GBP£ is currently up +0.194% against the USD$ to 1.2906
  • CHF is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.002

Highlights from the European Bond Market

  • Generic Euro 10-Year Bonds are higher with yields down -0.1 basis points to 0.395%
  • German 10-Year Bunds are higher with yields down -0.1 basis points to 0.395%
  • French 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -0.3 basis points to 0.768%
  • UK 10-Year GILTs are higher with yields down -0.7 basis points to 1.45%
  • Italian 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -9.6 basis points to 3.509%
  • Spanish 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -4 basis points to 1.585%

Euro Stoxx 50 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Schneider Electric SE Industrials 61.92 7.27% 1,691,289.00
Daimler AG Consumer Discretionary 51.34 2.94% 1,978,961.00
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA Financials 5.123 2.89% 11,709,139.00
Volkswagen AG Consumer Discretionary 137.12 2.53% 669,486.00
ASML Holding NV Information Technology 145.64 2.53% 930963
 
Underformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV Consumer Staples 65.64 -9.04% 3,557,242.00
Bayer AG Health Care 66.92 -2.02% 1,458,671.00
Deutsche Telekom AG Telecommunication Services 14.27 -1.86% 8,308,645.00
Sanofi Health Care 75.16 -1.52% 1,184,963.00
Vivendi SA Consumer Discretionary 21.25 -1.16% 3,574,968.00