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European Stocks at Midday

Jul 20, 2018

European Markets

  • Sentiment across European equity markets is notably negative, driven by rising Sino-American trade concern, following President Trump’s remarks that he was “ready to go” with $500 billion worth of further trade tariffs on Chinese imports. European stocks are broadly lower today, with the Euro Stoxx 600 -0.25%, FTSE 100 -0.23%, the DAX -0.56%, and the CAC 40 -0.53%. European currencies are mostly stronger against the USD$, while the European bond market has a negative bias
  • Consumer staples (+0.73%), utilities (+0.36%), and health care stocks (+0.34%) were the biggest outperformers in the Euro Stoxx 600
  • Materials (-1.06%), energy (-0.73%), and industrials stocks (-0.70%) were the worst performers
  • Market breadth for the Euro Stoxx 600 is notably negative with 216 stocks advancing compared to 360 declines
  • Volume across European equity markets was 19.55% above its 10-day average
  • Spain’s trade deficit in May came in low than in April (€2.15 billion vs €3.05 billion prior)

Highlights from the European Bond Market

  • Italian treasuries are selling-off, with the yield on the Italian 10-year up 5.5 basis points to 2.553%
  • The German Bund is lower, as the yield on the German 10-year is up 0.6 basis points to 0.333%
  • UK sovereign treasuries are down today, with the yield on the UK 10-year up 1.2 basis points to 1.196%
  • Yield on the French 10-year is up 1.2 basis points to 0.633%

What is Going on with European Currencies?

  • EUR€ is up 0.17%, to ERU€/USD$ -- 1.1662
  • GBP£ is 0.25% higher, to GBP£/USD$ -- 1.3046
  • SEK is 0.08% stronger, to SEK/USD$ -- 0.1122
  • CHF has appreciated 0.14%, to CHF/USD$ -- 1.0027

*Data in Price Return; Source: Stockdio

Euro Stoxx 50 Movers

In local currency.

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV ENXTBR:ABI 90.05 1.32 1.49% 774.22k
Unilever NV ENXTAM: UNA 49.53 0.66 1.34% 3.40M
Essilor International Cie Generale d'Optique SA ENXTPA: EI 123.55 1.10 0.90% 272.92k
Danone SA ENXTPA: BN 66.32 0.50 0.76% 848.35k
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE ENXTPA: MC 297.45 2.00 0.68% 283.98k

 

Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Volkswagen AG XTRA: VOW3 144.56 -3.44 -2.32% 602.00k
Schneider Electric SE ENXTPA: SU 69.92 -1.30 -1.83% 620.36k
Bayerische Motoren Werke AG DB: BMW 79.47 -1.28 -1.59% 772.22k
CRH PLC ISE:CRG 29.92 -0.48 -1.58% 357.06k
Societe Generale SA ENXTPA: GLE 35.75 -0.52 -1.43% 1.58M