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European Stocks at Midday

Jul 13, 2018

European Stock Market                                                                                                                                                                                Start Your Free Trial Today

  • Positive sentiment across European equity markets from yesterday has carried over into today’s trading, with the Euro Stoxx 600 +0.24%, the FTSE 100 +0.38%, the DAX +0.41%, and the CAC 40 +0.37%. European sovereign treasuries are largely higher today following dovish comments from the ECB’s most recent meetings minutes. Weakness in the GBP£ is being driven by President Trump’s comments that PM Theresa May’s Brexit deal could “kill” a potential future US trade deal
  • Industrials (+0.72%), consumer discretionary (+0.62%), and information technology stocks (+0.46%) are the biggest outperformers in the Euro Stoxx 600
  • Telecommunications (-0.56%), energy (-0.28%), and utilities (-0.03%) are the largest laggards
  • Market breadth for the Euro Stoxx 600 is positive with 365 stocks advancing compared to 200 declines
  • Volume across European equity markets is 7.85% blow its 10-day average

Highlights from European Bond Market

  • Italian sovereign treasuries are higher today, with the yield on Italy’s 10-year down 5.2 basis points to 2.564%
  • The yield on the German Bund is down 2.7 basis points to 0.326%
  • French 10-year bonds are up, with the yield on the French 10-year 2.3 basis points lower to 0.609%
  • Spanish treasuries have risen today, as the yield on Spain’s 10-year is down 2.0 basis points to 1.259%
  • UK sovereigns have advanced, with the yield on the UK 10-year down 1.8 basis points to 1.262%

What is Going on with European Currencies?

  • European currencies are largely weaker against the USD$
  • EUR€ is down 0.26%, to EUR€0.8589/USD$
  • GBP£ is 0.36% weaker to GBP£0.7601/USD$
  • CHF is 0.27% lower, to CHF1.0052/USD$
  • SEK has depreciated 0.48%, to SEK8.9178/USD$

*Data in price return.

Euro Stoxx 50 Movers

In local currency.

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Deutsche Post AG XTRA:DPW 28.21 0.56 2.03% 1.96M
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE ENXTPA:MC 294.2 4.85 1.68% 183.99k
Airbus SE ENXTPA:AIR 106.9 1.76 1.67% 738.08k
ASML Holding NV ENXTAM:ASML 172.5 2.5 1.47% 446.84k
Safran SA ENXTPA:SAF 107.7 1.2 1.13% 268.53k
Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Fresenius SE & Co KGaA DB:FRE 65.96 -2.76 -4.02% 1.22M
Industria de Diseno Textil SA BME:ITX 29.15 -0.3 -1.02% 651.35k
E.ON SE DB:EOAN 9.61 -0.07 -0.70% 3.08M
Eni SpA BIT:ENI 16.15 -0.11 -0.68% 3.91M
Deutsche Telekom AG DB:DTE 13.78 -0.09 -0.61% 3.23M