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BSS NEWS BITES ALERTS ISSUED FOR SPANISH MARKET ON FRIDAY 20 OCTOBER 2017

NEWS BITES - EUROPE

Total Spanish Market up 37.29 points or 0.32% to 11,605.01

BSS News Bites issued 16 Alerts on notable trading amongst the 115 Stocks traded on the Total Spanish Market today, of which 8 (50%) were Bullish.

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

HEAVYWEIGHT MARKET LEADERS

+ Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Spain's 2nd largest bank by market capitalisation, has increased 1.4% to trade at EUR7.32 vs. the IBEX 35 Index which strengthened 25.2 points (or 0.2%) to 10,222.7. Representing a weighting of about 7.5% of the index, the stock accounted for 40.9% of today's gain. Trading volume was 64% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which rose 25.2 points (or 0.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 1.1%.

+ Telefonica ,S.A. (MA:TEF) has decreased 1.4% to trade at EUR8.84 vs. the IBEX 35 Index which weakened 9.9 points (or 0.1%) to 10,187.6. Representing a weighting of about 6.9% of the index, the stock accounted for 96.4% of today's loss. The shares have underperformed 88% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 1.1 times average so far today.

SECTOR BULLS

+ Tubacex, Spain's largest construction company by market capitalisation, has increased 1.9% to trade at EUR2.97 vs. the Construction sector which strengthened 24.9 points (or 1.2%) to 2,086.3. Representing a weighting of about 35.1% of the sector, the stock accounted for 54.7% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 84% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 2.5 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the IBEX 35 Index which rose 25.2 points (or 0.2%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 1.6%.

+ Solaria Energia y Medio Ambiente, S.A. (MA:SLR) has climbed 5.9% to trade at EUR1.45 vs. the Construction sector which strengthened 30.8 points (or 1.5%) to 2,092.2. Representing a weighting of about 14.0% of the sector, the stock accounted for 55.2% of today's gain. The shares have outperformed 92% of the market in the past week. Trading volume was 2.4 times average so far today.

SECTOR BEARS

+ Repsol, S.A. (MA:REP) has decreased 0.2% to trade at EUR15.25 vs. the Energy sector which weakened 4.0 points (or 0.07%) to 6,032.5. Representing a weighting of about 28.6% of the sector, the stock accounted for 93.6% of today's loss. Trading volume was 1.2 times average so far today.

+ Corporacion Financiera Alba, S.A. (MA:ALB) has decreased 0.3% to trade at EUR50.0 vs. the Real estate sector which weakened 5.2 points (or 0.1%) to 3,381.4. Representing a weighting of about 30.9% of the sector, the stock accounted for 61.7% of today's loss. Trading volume was 61% of average so far today.

+ Iberpapel Gestion, S.A. (MA:IBG) has dropped 3.2% to trade at EUR26.85 vs. the Paper products sector which weakened 62.2 points (or 0.4%) to 16,459.4. Representing a weighting of about 9.7% of the sector, the stock accounted for 83.2% of today's loss. Trading volume was 90% of average so far today.

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

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Papeles y Cartones de Europa hits 52-week high eighth time in one month 20 October 2017 11:38 CESTEUR7.964.0 EURcents [0.51%]EUR7.96

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Rises in 3 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Solaria Energia y Medio Ambiente keeps rising: up 8.7% in 4 days 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR1.41EUR1.414.50 EURcents [3.3%]1.2
Biosearch up 6.5% in 2 days 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at 48.0 EURcents48.0 EURcents-0.50 EURcents [-1.03%]0.2
Pescanova up 43.1% in 2 days 20 October 2017 14:42 CEST, it closed at EUR1.22EUR1.22-13.50 EURcents [-10%]5.1

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Falls in 3 Stocks through the day:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
CaixaBank keeps sliding: down 5.2% in 6 days 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR3.86EUR3.86-2.70 EURcents [-0.69%]0.8
Promotora de Informaciones keeps sliding: down 13.4% in 5 days 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR2.97EUR2.97-10.0 EURcents [-3.26%]0.7
Codere accelerates slide; now down 5.3% in 2 days 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at 37.0 EURcents37.0 EURcents-0.4

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

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Renta Corporacion Real Estate continued its significant downtrend; decreased 1.3% 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST this morning and closed lower at EUR2.62EUR2.62-5.50 EURcents [-2.06%]2.9

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

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Obrascon Huarte Lain increased 1.9% - outperforming 99% of stocks 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR4.96EUR4.9630.20 EURcents [6.49%]1.9
Adolfo Domuez increased 1.4% - outperforming 88% of stocks 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR4.96EUR4.966.0 EURcents [1.22%]0.1

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

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Atresmedia Corp de Medios de Comunicacion decreased 1.0% - underperforming 88% of stocks 20 October 2017 11:38 CEST, it closed at EUR8.71EUR8.71-14.0 EURcents [-1.58%]0.8