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BSS NEWS BITES ALERTS ISSUED FOR SPANISH MARKET ON THURSDAY 17 AUGUST 2017

NEWS BITES - EUROPE

Total Spanish Market down 89.39 points or -0.77% to 11,526.94

BSS News Bites issued 24 Alerts on notable trading amongst the 111 Stocks traded on the Total Spanish Market today, of which 10 (41%) were Bearish.

Of all the Alerts, the following were the most prominent in today's trading:

HEAVYWEIGHT MARKET LEADERS

+ Banco Santander, Spain's largest bank by market capitalisation, has dropped 2.5% to trade at EUR5.50 vs. the IBEX 35 Index which weakened 100.5 points (or 0.9%) to 10,443.8. Representing a weighting of about 13.3% of the index, the stock accounted for 35.0% of today's loss. The shares have underperformed 83% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 54% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which fell 100.5 points (or 0.9%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.5%.

SECTOR BULLS

+ Iberdrola, Spain's largest electric utility company by market capitalisation, has increased 0.6% to trade at EUR7.01 vs. the Electric utilities sector which strengthened 41.7 points (or 0.3%) to 12,453.1. Representing a weighting of about 42.0% of the sector, the stock accounted for 77.9% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 94% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 61% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which fell 100.5 points (or 0.9%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 1.6%.

+ Miquel Y Costas & Miquel, Spain's 3rd largest paper products company by market capitalisation, has lifted 2.9% to trade at EUR31.29 vs. the Paper products sector which strengthened 181.6 points (or 1.2%) to 14,947.0. Representing a weighting of about 23.6% of the sector, the stock accounted for 54.9% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 95% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 19% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which fell 100.5 points (or 0.9%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 3.8%.

+ Ence Energia y Celulosa (MA:ENC) has increased 1.8% to trade at EUR3.89 vs. the Paper products sector which strengthened 203.4 points (or 1.4%) to 14,968.8. Representing a weighting of about 35.5% of the sector, the stock accounted for 47.2% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 98% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 1.5 times average so far today.

SECTOR BEARS

+ Tubacex, Spain's largest construction company by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.3% to trade at EUR3.05 vs. the Construction sector which weakened 17.5 points (or 0.8%) to 2,223.7. Representing a weighting of about 33.8% of the sector, the stock accounted for 56.1% of today's loss. The shares have underperformed 96% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 70% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which fell 100.5 points (or 0.9%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.3%.

+ Telefonica, Spain's largest telecommunication company by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.4% to trade at EUR9.24 vs. the Telecommunication sector which weakened 76.7 points (or 0.7%) to 11,445.4. Representing a weighting of about 55.5% of the sector, the stock accounted for the loss. The shares have underperformed 87% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 52% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which fell 100.5 points (or 0.9%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.5%.

+ Inmobiliaria Colonial, S.A. (MA:COL) has decreased 0.7% to trade at EUR8.13 vs. the Real estate sector which weakened 13.1 points (or 0.4%) to 3,531.5. Representing a weighting of about 32.4% of the sector, the stock accounted for 62.1% of today's loss. Trading volume was 61% of average so far today.

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Rises in 2 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Abengoa Clase B jumped 7.1% 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST in the afternoon, closing unchanged at 1.50 EURcents0.10 EURcents [7.14%]31.70 EURcents
Inditex Group increased 0.2% on strong volume 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST in the afternoon, closing -0.16% lower at EUR33.771.0 EURcents [0.03%]EUR36.90

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Falls in 2 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria decreased 1.9% on robust volume 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST in the afternoon, closing recovered at EUR7.52-14.60 EURcents [-1.9%]EUR4.66
Inditex Group decreased 0.3% 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST in the morning, closing recovered at EUR33.771.0 EURcents [0.03%]EUR29.54

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Lows in 2 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Tecnicas Reunidas hits 52-week low sixth time in one month 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST this afternoon, closing higher at EUR28.25EUR28.25-21.0 EURcents [-0.74%]EUR38.05
Tecnicas Reunidas hits 52-week low sixth time in one month 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST this morning, closing higher at EUR28.25EUR28.25-21.0 EURcents [-0.74%]EUR38.05

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Rises in 5 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Laboratorios Almirall up 5.7% in 2 days 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST, it closed at EUR8.35EUR8.3543.0 EURcents [5.43%]3.1
Adolfo Domuez keeps rising: up 6.3% in 3 days 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR5.03EUR5.035.0 EURcents [1%]0.1
Acerinox up 3.8% in 2 days 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR11.12EUR11.127.50 EURcents [0.68%]0.7
Oryzon Genomics up 4.5% in 2 days 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST, it closed at EUR2.16EUR2.16-4.20 EURcents [-1.91%]0.3
Amper keeps rising: up 6.1% in 4 days 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at 23.80 EURcents23.80 EURcents-0.20 EURcents [-0.83%]0.1

BSS News Bites alerted Significant uptrend in 1 Stock through the morning:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Renta Corporacion Real Estate continued its significant uptrend; increased 0.3% 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST this afternoon and closed higher at EUR3.21EUR3.213.50 EURcents [1.1%]1.3

BSS News Bites alerted Significant downtrend in 2 Stocks in the afternoon:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Ercros continued its significant downtrend; decreased 1.7% 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST this afternoon and closed lower at EUR2.68EUR2.68-8.30 EURcents [-3%]0.6
Ercros continued its significant downtrend; decreased 1.2% 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST this morning and closed lower at EUR2.68EUR2.68-8.30 EURcents [-3%]0.6

BSS News Bites alerted that 2 Stocks outperformed on Relative Strength through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Oryzon Genomics increased 1.5% - outperforming 95% of stocks 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR2.16EUR2.16-4.20 EURcents [-1.91%]0.3
Miquel Y Costas & Miquel lifted 2.7% - outperforming 96% of stocks 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR31.29EUR31.2987.0 EURcents [2.86%]0.2

BSS News Bites alerted that 3 Stocks underperformed on Relative Strength through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Montebalito decreased 1.0% - underperforming 87% of stocks 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST, it closed at EUR2.52EUR2.52-4.0 EURcents [-1.57%]0.1
Tubos Reunidos decreased 1.4% - underperforming 92% of stocks 17 August 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR1.05EUR1.05-2.0 EURcents [-1.86%]0.2
Tubos Reunidos decreased 1.4% - underperforming 88% of stocks 17 August 2017 14:40 CEST, it closed at EUR1.05EUR1.05-2.0 EURcents [-1.86%]0.2