MADRID, 18 Nov. (EUROPA PRESS) -
The Ibex 35 has started the session this Friday with a rise of 0.7%, which has led the selective to stand at 8,095 integers at 9:01 a.m., on a day in which investors will be awaiting the appearance of the president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, in a context marked by high inflation.
In this way, after scoring a fall of 0.7% yesterday, the Madrid selective began the session clinging to the psychological level of 8,000 points, with most of the values rising.
In the early stages of this Friday's session, the biggest increases were recorded by Repsol (1.37%), ArcelorMittal (1.04%), Santander (0.91%), BBVA (0.86%), Enagás (0.72%) and Iberdrola (0.69%), while on the opposite side were Merlin Properties (-1.67%), Meliá Hotels (-0.92%), Grifols (-0.85% ) and Amadeus (-0.61%).
The rest of the European stock markets opened higher with increases of 0.4% for Frankfurt, 0.5% for Paris and 0.3% for London.
Likewise, the price of a barrel of Brent quality oil, a reference for the Old Continent, stood at a price of 90 dollars, with a rise of 0.42%, while Texas stood at 82 dollars, with a rise of 0.7%.
Finally, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1.0363 'greenbacks', while the Spanish risk premium stood at 100 basis points, with the interest required on the ten-year bond at 3.056%.