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BSS NEWS BITES ALERTS ISSUED FOR SPANISH MARKET ON THURSDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 2018

NEWS BITES - EUROPE

Total Spanish Market up 98.06 points or 0.87% to 11,397.38

BSS News Bites issued 20 Alerts on notable trading amongst the 129 Stocks traded on the Total Spanish Market today, of which 11 (55%) were Bullish.

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

SECTOR BULLS

+ Banco Santander, Spain's largest bank by market capitalisation, has increased 1.7% to trade at EUR4.55 vs. the Bank sector which strengthened 123.0 points (or 1.1%) to 11,232.8. Representing a weighting of about 38.8% of the sector, the stock accounted for 60.5% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 87% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 80% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which rose 97.4 points (or 1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.7%.

+ Ence Energia Y Celulosa, Spain's largest paper products company by market capitalisation, has lifted 2.9% to trade at EUR8.58 vs. the Paper products sector which strengthened 320.1 points (or 1.1%) to 28,127.4. Representing a weighting of about 41.7% of the sector, the stock accounted for the gain. The shares have outperformed 95% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 80% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which rose 97.4 points (or 1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 1.8%.

+ Iberdrola, Spain's largest electric utility company by market capitalisation, has increased 1.3% to trade at EUR6.43 vs. the Electric utilities sector which strengthened 121.6 points (or 1.1%) to 11,489.7. Representing a weighting of about 64.5% of the sector, the stock accounted for 75.9% of today's gain. Trading volume was 86% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which rose 97.4 points (or 1%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.2%.

SECTOR BEARS

+ Inmobiliaria Colonial Socimi, Spain's 2nd largest real estate company by market capitalisation, has decreased 0.9% to trade at EUR9.19 vs. the Real estate sector which weakened 10.2 points (or 0.3%) to 3,694.4. Representing a weighting of about 20.2% of the sector, the stock accounted for 68.5% of today's loss. Trading volume was 56% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which rose 97.4 points (or 1%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -1.9%.

+ Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA (MA:SGRE) has decreased 0.7% to trade at EUR11.32 vs. the Capital goods sector which weakened 14.2 points (or 0.1%) to 11,238.4. Representing a weighting of about 44.6% of the sector, the stock accounted for the loss. The shares have underperformed 83% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 62% of average so far today.

+ Liberbank SA (MA:LBK) has dropped 2.1% to trade at 50.15c vs. the Financial services sector which weakened 9.7 points (or 0.06%) to 15,857.0. Representing a weighting of about 7.0% of the sector, the stock accounted for the loss. Trading volume was 3.5 times average so far today.

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Rises in 1 Stock through the day:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Oryzon Genomics soared 10.2% on high volume 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST in the morning, closing -6.37% lower at EUR4.4113.50 EURcents [3.16%]EUR5.18

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Falls in 1 Stock through the day:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Tubos Reunidos sank 5.0% on firm volume 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST in the morning, closing -1.08% lower at 36.60 EURcents-2.35 EURcents [-6.03%]29.45 EURcents

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Highs in 1 Stock through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Almirall hits 52-week high fifth time in one month 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST this morning, decreasing slightly to close at EUR17.69EUR17.69EUR1.0 [5.99%]EUR17.77

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Lows in 1 Stock through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Abengoa Clase B hits 52-week low Twenty-fourth time in one month 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST1.0 EURcents-1.60 EURcents

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

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria up 3.8% in 2 days 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR5.68EUR5.688.20 EURcents [1.47%]1.1
Grupo Empresarial San Jose keeps rising: up 43.6% in 10 days 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR5.31EUR5.31-44.0 EURcents [-7.65%]11.4

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Falls in 1 Stock through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Eurona Wireless Telecom down 6.9% in 2 days 20 September 2018 14:41 CEST, it closed at 64.0 EURcents64.0 EURcents-4.60 EURcents [-6.71%]1.5

BSS News Bites alerted Significant downtrend in 1 Stock in the afternoon:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Melia Hotels International, S.a. continued its significant downtrend; decreased 0.6% 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST this morning and closed lower at EUR9.47EUR9.47-12.0 EURcents [-1.25%]2.5

BSS News Bites alerted that 1 Stock outperformed on Relative Strength through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
CIE Automotive increased 1.9% - outperforming 93% of stocks 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR27.46EUR27.4670.0 EURcents [2.62%]1.1

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

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Natra decreased 1.0% - underperforming 92% of stocks 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR1.02EUR1.020.60 EURcents [0.59%]1.1
Nicolas Correa decreased 1.3% - underperforming 93% of stocks 20 September 2018 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR3.74EUR3.74-1.0 EURcents [-0.27%]0.9