The Ibex 35 opens October on the rise (0.22%) in search of 9,500 points

MADRID, 2 Oct.

The Ibex 35 opens October on the rise (0.22%) in search of 9,500 points


The Ibex 35 began this Monday's session, the first of the month of October, with a rebound of 0.22%, which has taken the index to 9,448.4 points, after closing the month of September at 9,428 points.

Following the agreement reached this weekend by the United States Congress to avoid a government shutdown, investors will remain attentive this day to the publication of the manufacturing PMIs for Europe and the United States.

The markets will also be awaiting the interventions of the vice president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Luis de Guindos, in San Sebastian, and of several members of the United States Federal Reserve (Fed), including its president, Jerome Powell.

This week, which will be the prelude to a new season of business results, the services PMI will be published in Europe on Wednesday, as well as there will be a rate decision in Australia and employment data in the United States on Friday.

In the early stages of this session, the biggest increases within the Ibex 35 were recorded by Solaria (4.51%), Aena (1.75%) and Naturgy (0.93%), while on the opposite side the ' The most notable red lanterns were Cellnex (-0.52%) and Telefónica (-0.34%).

The main European stock markets opened this Monday with a mixed sign: London lost 0.02%, while Paris, Milan and Frankfurt rose 0.29%, 0.23% and 0.19%, respectively. In Asia, the Hong Kong and China Stock Exchanges will remain closed today for a national holiday.

At the opening of the stock market, the price of a barrel of Brent quality oil, a reference for the Old Continent, rose 0.39%, to 92.56 dollars, while Texas stood at 91.2 dollars, a 0.45% more.

In the foreign exchange market, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1.0587 'greenbacks', while the Spanish risk premium was around 107.7 basis points, with the interest required on the 10-year bond at 3.938%.