Spanish stock alert


Afternoon Alert: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria up 4.0% in 2 days 25 July 2017 14:39 CEST


Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (MA:BBVA) extended its gains on Tuesday, rising an additional 20.10c (or 2.7%) to trade at EUR7.71. The shares have risen 29.40c (or 4.0%) over the past two trading days vs. the IBEX 35 Index which has risen 1.5% in the same period.

Current indications of bullish signals that support the trend in the unusual trading:

+ The positive 0.06 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bullish signal.

+ The 2.2% discount to 12-month high of EUR7.89 against the 75.6% premium to 12-month low of EUR4.39 suggests the stock continues to push for new highs.

+ In the last three months the stock has hit a new 52-week high four times, pointing to an uptrend.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:


+ Return on Assets 0.6% [0.3%]

+ Return on Equity 7.3% [5.0%]

+ Price/Earnings of 13.7 [19.1]

Other Bullish Signals include:

+ Net profit margin has averaged 18.1% in the last 3 years. This is considered superior and suggests a high margin of safety.

+ The Brand Value represents an impressive 8.5% of the estimated Enterprise Value of EUR84 billion (US$97.8 billion).


The stock has outperformed 75% of the Spanish market over the past 6 months.

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (MA:BBVA; MCE:BBVA; MC:BBVA; SM:BBVA)

ISIN: ES0113211835

PermID: 4295889577