|Bid||0.000 x 22668600|
|Ask||0.000 x 31295800|
|Day's Range||32.325 - 32.800|
|52 Week Range||32.325 - 32.800|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Banks, which benefit from higher interest rates and have been among the biggest beneficiaries of the global stock market rally that followed Trump's election last year, rose 3 percent, making them the biggest sectoral gainer in Europe. Europe's mining index was up 2.9 percent as copper prices rose after manufacturing data from top consumer China showed potential for strong demand, reinforcing worries about shortages due to supply disruptions.
Basic resource stocks were the top performers in a rising European share market on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump pledged $1 trillion of infrastructure spending in his first speech to Congress. The so-called Trump trade lifted European gains once again, with Europe's basic resources index and banking index both up 2.1 percent. In his speech, Trump said he wanted to boost the U.S. economy with tax relief, an overhaul of the Affordable Care Act and an infrastructure push.
Strong earnings growth and cash generation last year drove shares in building materials group CRH higher on Wednesday as it awaited a further, medium-term boost to infrastructure under U.S. President Donald Trump. Ireland's CRH is the United States' biggest producer of asphalt for highway construction and third biggest supplier of readymixed concrete and construction aggregates.