The Ibex 35 falls 0.14% and holds over 8,300 points in the half session

MADRID, 23 Nov.

The Ibex 35 falls 0.14% and holds over 8,300 points in the half session


The Ibex 35 fell 0.14% in the mid-session this Wednesday and stood at 8,313.3 points, on a day in which investors will be attentive to the PMI industry indices for the euro area and the United States.

The contraction of private sector activity in the euro zone has eased in November, while allowing for a moderation of inflationary pressures, according to the preliminary reading of the Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), prepared by S

In addition, the minutes of the latest meetings of both the Fed, which will be released this Wednesday, and the ECB will generate some interest among investors, as they reflect all the content of the latest decisions, so some details that were not revealed could be known. at that moment.

The steepest fall within the Ibex 35 was that of Rovi, whose titles sank 8.41% after announcing that it will raise its operating income between 5% and 10% next year compared to those achieved in 2021.

Behind, Endesa's shares fell 6.33%, after updating its strategy for the three-year period 2023-2025 and revising its estimate of net ordinary income for this 2022, which was 1,800 million euros and which now raises it to about 2,200-2,300 million euros, up to almost 28% more.

The company also foresees the distribution of up to 5,390 million euros in dividends among its shareholders in the 2022-2025 period, since the group will extend its policy of a 'pay out' to 70% to the last year of the period.

Also in the negative were Fluidra (-1.35%), Acerinox (-1.03%), Arcelormittal (-1.02%) and Iberdrola (-0.98%).

In 'green', the biggest increases were presented by Bankinter (1.83%), Sabadell (1.59%), Inditex (1.5%), CaixaBank (1.17%), Mapfre (0.7%) and Grifols (0.69%).

The rest of the European stock markets presented different behaviors, with increases in London (0.29%) and Paris (0.01%) and decreases in Frankfurt (-0.2%) and Milan (-0.18%).

Likewise, the price of a barrel of Brent quality oil, a reference for the Old Continent, stood at 86.51 dollars, with a decrease of 2.01%, while Texas stood at 79.54 dollars, with a fall of 1.72%.

Finally, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1.0317 'greenbacks', while the Spanish risk premium stood at 99 basis points, with the interest required on the ten-year bond at 2.965%.