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European Stocks at Midday

Jul 24, 2018

European Stock Market                                                                                                                                                                                Start Your Free Trial Today

  • Sentiment across European equity markets is notably positive today, after higher than forecasted corporate earnings combined with strong Eurozone manufacturing data to lift investor outlook in the region. European currencies are mostly higher against the USD$, while the European bond market has failed to find any direction
  • European stocks are broadly higher with the Euro Stoxx 600 +0.85%, the FTSE 100 +0.75%, the DAX +1.37%, and the CAC 40 +0.89%
  • Basic resources (+3.34%), autos & parts (+2.31%) and bank stocks (+1.60%) are the biggest outperformers in the Euro Stoxx 600
  • Utilities (-0.64%), oil & gas (+0.01%), food & beverage (+0.08%) are the most significant underperformers
  • Market breadth in the Euro Stoxx 600 is notably positive with 469 stocks advancing compared to 120 declines
  • Volume across European equity markets was 14.00% above its 10-day average
  • Eurozone July manufacturing PMI came in stronger than expected (55.1 vs 54.7 projected)

Highlights from the European Bond Market

  • Italian treasuries are selling-off today, with the yield on Italy’s 10-year up 5.8 basis points to 2.690%
  • The German Bund is unchanged today, as the yield on the German 10-year at 0.402%
  • Yield on the Spanish 10-year is up 1.2 basis points to 1.386%

What is Going on with European Currencies?

  • EUR€ is up 0.14%, to EUR€/USD$ -- 1.1705
  • GBP£ is higher 0.23%, to GBP£/USD$ -- 1.3128
  • SEK is 0.44% stronger, to SEK/USD$ -- 0.1133
  • CHF is down 0.08%, to CHF/USD$ -- 1.0068

*Data in price return.

Euro Stoxx 50 Movers

In local currency.

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Outperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
Volkswagen AG XTRA:VOW3 150.76 4.86 3.33% 731.18k
Daimler AG XTRA:DAI 59.23 1.49 2.58% 1.85M
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA BME:BBVA 6.16 0.13 2.16% 10.11M
Deutsche Post AG XTRA:DPW 28.89 0.61 2.16% 1.86M
BNP Paribas SA ENXTPA:BNP 53.2 1.08 2.07% 1.94M
Underperformers Ticker Price Chg % Chg Volume
E.ON SE DB:EOAN 9.59 -0.09 -0.95% 3.66M
Engie SA ENXTPA:ENGI 13.47 -0.09 -0.63% 1.77M
Iberdrola SA BME:IBE 6.68 -0.03 -0.42% 5.94M
Industria de Diseno Textil SA BME:ITX 29.07 -0.12 -0.41% 592.57k
Unilever NV ENXTAM:UNA 48.81 -0.18 -0.37% 1.95M