The Ibex 35 falls almost 0.6% at the opening and tries to hold the 9,300 points

MADRID, 11 Oct.

The Ibex 35 falls almost 0.6% at the opening and tries to hold the 9,300 points


The Ibex 35 began this Wednesday's session with a decrease of almost 0.6%, which has led the selective to momentarily lose 9,300 points, in a day marked again by the conflict between Israel and the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas).

Specifically, the Madrid stock market opened the day at 9,298 integers, although minutes later it moderated its losses and recovered the level of 9,300 integers.

The decline of the Ibex 35 at the opening represents a splash of cold water on yesterday's good data, when the selective closed its best stock market session in more than half a year, after registering a rise of 2.19% that led it to climb to the 9,352.1 points.

Investors will be paying attention today to the IMF Annual Assembly held in Morocco and in which the president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, and the current member of the organization's Executive Committee, Fabio Panetta, as well as the minutes of the last meeting of the United States Federal Reserve (Fed), which will be known after the closure of the European markets.

On the macro side, the markets will be waiting this Wednesday for the publication of the CPI in Germany, industrial production in Italy and the producer price index in the United States.

In the early stages of this session, the biggest increases within the Ibex 35 were recorded by Repsol (0.88%), Bankinter (0.35%) and Acciona (0.30%), while the biggest falls were recorded by Colonial (-1.75%), Aena (-1.29%), Inditex (-1.25%), Fluidra (-0.96%) and Merlin (-0.93%).

The main European stock markets also opened this Wednesday with falls. Paris lost 0.49%, while Frankfurt and Milan lost just over 0.3% and London lost 0.28%.

At the opening of the stock market, the price of a barrel of Brent quality oil, a reference for the Old Continent, rose 0.4%, to 88.04 dollars, while Texas stood at 86.34 dollars, a 0.4% more.

In the currency market, the price of the euro against the dollar advanced to 1.0608 'greenbacks', while in the debt market the interest required on the 10-year Spanish bond fell to 3.883%.