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European Stocks at Midday

Jun 15, 2018

European Markets                                                                                                                                                                                                  Start your free trial today

  • Sentiment in European equity and bond markets is notably risk-off, as a reignition of Sino-American trade war concerns is dampening investor outlook. Investors are also digesting the interest rate divergence between the Fed and ECB
  • European stocks are mostly declining with the Euro Stoxx down 0.33%, the FTSE 100 falling 0.73%, the DAX sliding 0.23%, while the CAC 40 is 0.22% higher
  • Financials (-1.62%), energy (-1.04%), and telecommunications stocks (-0.95%) are the biggest underperformers in the Euro Stoxx 600
  • Consumer staples (+0.66%), real estate (+0.60%), and information technology stocks (+0.20%) are the best performers
  • Market breadth for the Euro Stoxx 600 is decidedly negative with 209 stocks declining compared to 373 advances
  • Volume across European markets is 55.98% above its 10-day average
  • Eurozone’s trade surplus for April came in at €18.1 billion, which was significantly lower than expected (€20.0 billion forecasted)
  • According to a Reuters report, the Bundesbank has lowered its GDP growth outlook for the German economy in FY18 from 2.0%, down from a 2.5% projection in December 2017. The Bundesbank cited weak international demand for German goods and domestic labor shortages as the drivers of the downgrade

Highlights from the European Bond Market

  • Italian sovereign treasuries are higher today, with yield on Italy’s 10-year down 8.5 basis points to 2.637%
  • German Bund is up today, and the yield on the German 10-year bond has fallen 1.9 basis points to 0.402%
  • Yield on the Greek 10-year bond is down 9.7 basis points to 4.420%
  • French treasuries are advancing with the yield on France’s 10-year bond down 1.6 basis points to 0.743%

What is Going on with European Currencies?

  • EUR€ is 0.16% stronger, to EUR€1.1593/USD$
  • GBP£ is up 0.09%, to GBP£1.3280/USD$
  • SEK is down 0.28%, to SEK0.1141/USD$

*Data in Price Return, Source: Stockdio

Euro Stoxx 50 Movers

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Sanofi ENXTPA:SAN 69.48 2.15 3.19% 2.62M
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV ENXTBR:ABI 85.58 1.55 1.84% 1.20M
E.ON SE DB:EOAN 9.42 0.14 1.56% 15.96M
adidas AG DB:ADS 201.70 2.95 1.48% 931.32k
L'Oreal SA ENXTPA:OR 213.40 2.30 1.09% 339.42k


Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Banco Santander SA BME:SAN 4.67 -0.12 -2.53% 51.55M
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA BME:BBVA 5.95 -0.14 -2.35% 35.18M
Societe Generale SA ENXTPA:GLE 36.59 -0.87 -2.32% 3.09M
Intesa Sanpaolo SpA BIT:ISP 2.54 -0.06 -2.27% 96.00M
Deutsche Bank AG DB:DBK 9.44 -0.22 -2.26% 18.04M