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European stocks mixed midday, paring earlier losses

Dec 18, 2018

 

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

European Markets

  • European stocks are mixed this morning, off early morning lows
  • The EU told England there will be no talks on a "managed no-deal" as the EU increases its pressure on England
  • Business sentiment in Germany, as measured by the Ifo Institute Business Climate index, declines to its lowest level in 2 years
  • The Euro Stoxx 600 is currently down -0.15%, the FTSE 100 has declined -0.34%, the DAX has advanced +0.34%, and the CAC 40 is lower by -0.15%
  • Investor sentiment for European stocks is negative with the advance/decline ratio for the Euro Stoxx 600 currently at 0.17x
  • Basic Resources (+0.73%), Telecommunications (+0.07%), and Media (-0.52%) stocks are the top performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today
  • Retail (-2.7%), Personal & Household Goods (-1.72%), and Construction & Materials (-1.52%) stocks are the worst performers in the Euro Stoxx 600 today
  • 25 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are at 4-week highs while 88 stocks are at 4-week lows
  • 13 stocks in the Euro Stoxx 600 are overbought while 34 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 19.91 after closing at 19.16 yesterday

 

What is Going on with European Currencies?

  • EUR€ is currently up +0.354% against the USD$ to 1.1346
  • GBP£ is currently up +0.254% against the USD$ to 1.2615
  • CHF is currently up +0.519% against the USD$ to 1.007

Highlights from the European Bond Market

  • Generic Euro 10-Year Bonds are lower with yields up 0.4 basis points to 0.256%
  • German 10-Year Bunds are lower with yields up 0.4 basis points to 0.256%
  • French 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 2.6 basis points to 0.738%
  • UK 10-Year GILTs are lower with yields up 2.6 basis points to 1.266%
  • Italian 10-Year Government Bonds are lower with yields up 2.1 basis points to 2.96%
  • Spanish 10-Year Government Bonds are higher with yields down -1.3 basis points to 1.399%

 

 

Euro Stoxx 50 Movers

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Outperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
Bayer AG Information Technology 63.7 1.01%               1,112,945
Linde PLC Real Estate 140 0.99%                  215,777
Iberdrola SA Consumer Staples 7.04 0.97%               5,297,389
Deutsche Telekom AG Financials 15.1 0.73%               6,027,508
Telefonica SA Financials 7.56 0.46%            70,857,469
 
Underperformers Sector Price 1D % Chg Volume
adidas AG Financials 188 -4.42%                  366,274
Industria de Diseno Textil SA Materials 24 -3.87%               1,273,984
ING Groep NV Consumer Discretionary 9.96 -2.99%               5,990,060
Societe Generale SA Energy 29.2 -2.76%               1,471,673
Koninklijke Philips NV Financials 31.3 -2.45%               1,246,093