This is the fourth consecutive day in which the IBEX 35 has registered advances, going from the 8,242.4 points registered last Monday to the 8,622.1 registered today, which translates into an advance of 4.4% in a week.
The Wall Street stock indices arrive this Monday also with rises. Markets have reopened after the Christmas holidays and investors are assessing the spread of the omicron variant. The Nasdaq is up 0.53%, the S&P 500 0.50% and the Dow Jones 0.34%.
In the case of European stock exchanges, the FTSE Mib by 0.80%, the Euro Stoxx 50 has registered a revaluation of 0.77%, the French Cac 40 by 0.76%, the Ibex 35 0.68% and the Dax 0.50%.
The values that increased the most this Monday were Grifols by 3.70%, PharmaMar by 2.53%, Cellnex by 2.44%, Almirall by 2% and Amadeus by 1.67%. Iberdrola has left 0.50%, Endesa 0.49%, Red Eléctrica 0.40% and Solaria 0.09%.
The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) announced that it will make “more proactive” use of its monetary policy instruments and promised to maintain stimulus measures for the economy. However, China reported the highest number of cases in the last 21 months this weekend, as the number of infections doubled in the city of Xian, a major focus in the country.
The European Union has disbursed to Spain this Monday the first tranche of the recovery fund, which amounts to 10 billion euros, as confirmed by the President of the European Commission, Ursula Von der Leyen, and the President of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sánchez.
Social Security registered a negative balance of 1,477.14 million euros until November, the equivalent of 0.12% of GDP, according to data published this Monday by the Ministry of Inclusion, Social Security and Migration.
At the corporate level, Telefónica has obtained the approval of CCOO and UGT to the negotiated conditions for the Social Employment Plan, the extension of the Collective Agreement and the Individual Suspension Plan, for which it will approve the signing of the agreement foreseeably tomorrow, according to confirmed the unions in separate statements.
Goldman Sachs has regained its 5.8% stake in the capital of Sacyr after several days below 1% – the first time that it fell below that threshold in more than ten years -, with eight significant shareholders of the construction company already being.
The price of a barrel of Brent quality oil, a reference for the Old Continent, stood at a price of 78.85 dollars, after increasing 3.59%, while Texas stood at 75.90 dollars, after appreciating 2.87%.
Finally, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1.1328 ‘greenbacks’, while the Spanish risk premium stood at 74.95 basis points, with the interest required on the ten-year bond at 0.507% .