The Ibex 35 yields 0.2% in the middle of the session with investors pending the Fed

MADRID, 14 Dic.

The Ibex 35 yields 0.2% in the middle of the session with investors pending the Fed


The main indicator of the Spanish stock market, the Ibex 35, registered a fall of 0.26% at mid-session, on a day in which the US Federal Reserve (Fed) will announce its decision on interest rates.

Specifically, the selective left 21.6 points, equivalent to that 0.26%, and stood at 8,306 integers. The rest of the old continent's parquets also traded with losses at mid-session: Frankfurt fell 0.71%; Paris, 0.6%, Milan, 0.35%, and London, 0.29%.

Investors will be watching this Wednesday for the Fed meeting, in which the central bank could make the decision to raise interest rates another 50 basis points.

In Spain, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell one tenth in November in relation to the previous month and cut its interannual rate by half a point, to 6.8%, its lowest figure since January, just before the war was declared in Ukraine, when the CPI stood at 6.1%, according to the final data published this Wednesday by the National Institute of Statistics (INE), which coincide with those advanced by the agency at the end of last month.

ArcelorMittal was the most bearish value of the Ibex 35 at mid-session, with a fall of 3.62%, followed by IAG and Amadeus, which fell 2.39% and 1.53%, respectively. On the contrary, CaixaBank appreciated 2.03% and Inditex, 1.58%, after learning that it registered a net profit of 3,095 million euros during the first nine months of its 2022-2023 fiscal year, 24% more .

In the continuous market, the fall of Almirall stood out, of 5.04%, while Oryzon registered a rise of 8.82%.

The price of a barrel of Brent quality oil, a reference for the Old Continent, was at a price of 81.26 dollars at mid-session, rising 0.72%, while Texas stood at 76.04 dollars , with a rise of 0.86%.

Lastly, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1.0649 'greenbacks', while the Spanish risk premium stood at 102 basis points, with the interest required on the ten-year bond at 3.013%.