MADRID, 7 Dic. (EUROPA PRESS) -
The Ibex 35 has fallen by 0.50% and has lost 8,300 integers at the close of the session, in a day in which investors have been awaiting the final revision of GDP for the third quarter of the euro area.
Specifically, the GDP of the euro zone moderated its expansion rate between July and September to 0.3% from the 0.8% observed in the second quarter of the year, according to the estimate published today by Eurostat, which has revised one tenth the activity data for the euro area in the third quarter of the year has risen.
In the European Union as a whole, GDP growth in the third quarter slowed to 0.4% from 0.7% in the previous three months, two tenths better than previously estimated, but its worst reading since the first quarter of 2021.
On the other hand, China's trade registered a new contraction in November as a result of the impact of the restrictions to contain the Covid-19 and the weakening of demand due to the global slowdown, which caused the second consecutive simultaneous drop in exports and Chinese imports, whose setbacks were the most intense since the beginning of 2020, according to data from the General Administration of Customs of the Asian giant.
In this context, the Ibex 35 has closed at 8,290.5 integers, with Repsol (-2.69%) as the red lantern of the session. Behind were Telefónica (-1.93%), ArcelorMittal (-1.77%), Acerinox (-1.69%), Grifols (-1.44%), Colonial (-1.24%) , Sacyr (-1.21%), CaixaBank (-1.15%) and IAG (-1.12%).
On the other hand, in 'green' Red Eléctrica (0.58%), PharmaMar (0.46%), Fluidra (0.44%), Indra (0.39%), Rovi (0, 39%), Acciona (0.38%), Enagás (0.18%), Iberdrola (0.14%), Acciona Energía (0.11%), Inditex (0.08%) and Siemens Gamesa (0, 06%).
The rest of the European stock markets have also closed negatively, with a decrease of 0.43% in London, 0.41% in Paris, 0.57% in Frankfurt and 0.10% in Milan.
Likewise, a barrel of Brent quality oil, a reference for the Old Continent, stood at a price of 78.11 dollars, with a decrease of 1.61%, while Texas stood at 72.72 dollars, with a drop of 1.98%.
Finally, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1.0498 'greenbacks', while the Spanish risk premium stood at 98 basis points, with the interest required on the ten-year bond at 2.752%.