|Bid||2.3970 x 0|
|Ask||2.3990 x 0|
|Day's Range||2.2450 - 2.4060|
|52 Week Range||1.9820 - 4.2250|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.53|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||12.02|
|Earnings Date||Oct 31, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.17 (7.59%)|
|1y Target Est||4.47|
A rally in banking shares and other recently battered sectors such as oil and gas and automakers kept the mood buoyant in European stock markets on Tuesday, as investors speculated over policy measures by the European Central Bank later this week. The pan-European STOXX 600 index, after opening in the red, closed 0.1% higher as the banking index climbed for a fifth session, its best five-day rally since April 2017. Oil and gas, basic resources and automakers - among the worst-hit sectors this year on worries over the U.S.-China trade war, Brexit and a global slowdown - gained between 0.2% and 2%.
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European shares fell on Thursday as mixed readings of business growth across major economies and uncertainty over the U.S. interest rate outlook made investors nervous, while a jump in the pound dented London stocks. The latest data showed business growth in the euro zone recovering marginally in August but factory activity shrinking in both Japan and the United States, raising questions about the health of the global economy. The pan-European STOXX 600 index ended 0.4% lower, with euro zone equities down 0.6%.
Large-cap companies pulled European stocks higher on Friday as a surge in Britain's Vodafone and strong earnings for media businesses and Nestle spurred recovery from a sell-off driven by the European Central Bank. Vodafone gained 10.6% to record it strongest performance since late 2002 on plans to separate its towers unit in Europe into a new company worth upwards of 18 billion euros ($20 billion) with a view to a potential stock market listing. The STOXX 600 telecoms index rose 2.3% as shares of Cellnex, currently Europe's biggest towers group, gained 3.3% and Telecom Italia rose 4.1% after Vodafone agreed to jointly roll out 5G in Italy and merge their mobile mast operations.
Moody's Investors Service has today taken rating actions on six Portuguese banking groups, prompted by the rating agency's change of the banking Macro Profile of Portugal (Baa3 stable) to "Moderate+" from "Moderate" in combination with the continued improvement in the banks' credit fundamentals, notably asset risk. - Upgrade of Caixa Geral de Depositos, S.A.'s (CGD) deposit ratings to Baa3/Prime-3 from Ba1/Not Prime and affirmation of the bank's senior unsecured debt ratings at Ba1. The outlook on the long-term deposit ratings remains stable, the outlook on the senior unsecured debt ratings has been changed to stable from negative.
The transaction is a static cash securitisation of credit rights (interest and principal, excluding the purchase option and indirect taxes such as VAT) derived from lease receivables granted by CaixaBank, S.A. ("CaixaBank", Long Term Deposit Rating: A3 /Short Term Deposit Rating: P-2, Long Term Counterparty Risk Assessment: A3(cr) /Short Term Counterparty Risk Assessment: P-2(cr)) to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), self-employed individuals and corporates located in Spain. The ratings of the notes are primarily based on the analysis of the credit quality of the underlying portfolio, the structural integrity of the transaction, the roles of external counterparties and the protection provided by credit enhancement.
Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Banco BPI S.A. Madrid, June 14, 2019 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Banco BPI S.A. and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers.
Rating Action: Moody's upgrades two and affirms two tranches in two Spanish ABS-SME deals. Global Credit Research- 28 May 2019. Madrid, May 28, 2019-- Moody's Investors Service has today upgraded the ratings ...
Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has today upgraded the rating of Class A Notes and affirmed the rating of Class B Notes in CAIXABANK CONSUMO 3, FONDO DE TITULIZACION. The rating action reflects the increased level of credit enhancement for the Class A Notes. The rating action is prompted by an increase in credit enhancement available for the affected tranches.
Moody's Investors Service has today upgraded the long-term deposit ratings of CaixaBank, S.A. (CaixaBank) to A3 from Baa1 and its junior senior unsecured debt rating to Baa3 from Ba1. At the same time, Moody's has assigned a Baa1 long-term foreign currency issuer rating and affirmed the bank's baseline credit assessment (BCA) and its adjusted BCA at baa3, senior unsecured debt ratings at Baa1, local currency issuer rating at Baa1, subordinated debt at Ba1 and preferred stock Non-cumulative ratings at Ba3(hyb).
Santander is aiming to close 1,150 branches in Spain and cut just over 3,700 jobs, or around 11 percent of its workforce in the country as it integrates Banco Popular, unions said on Tuesday. "This reduction will mainly affect the commercial network and its intermediate support structures, although it will also affect the principal offices," Spanish union Comisiones Obreras said in a statement. Santander declined to comment.
By Jesús Aguado MADRID (Reuters) - Santander reported a 10 percent fall in first-quarter net profit on Tuesday as restructuring costs in Britain and Poland hurt the bank's results. The euro zone's biggest ...
Spain's Caixabank posted a 24 percent fall in first-quarter net profit on Tuesday on lower trading income and after it cut its stake in oil major Repsol. Caixabank, Spain's third largest bank, reported net profit of 533 million euros (£460.8 million) in the first three months of the year, below an average of analysts' forecasts in a Reuters poll of 548 million euros. Caixabank has relied heavily in the past on hefty dividends and income from its holdings, but changed strategy after it announced in September it was selling its 9.4 percent stake in Repsol.
Since CaixaBank, S.A. (BME:CABK) released its earnings in December 2018, analyst forecasts seem fairly subdued, as a 1.5% rise in profits is expected in the upcoming year...
CaixaBank PYMES 8, Fondo de Titulizacion and CaixaBank PYMES 9, Fondo de Titulizacion were originated by Caixabank S.A. (Baa1/P-2) and IM Sabadell PYME 11, Fondo de Titulizacion was originated by Banco Sabadell, S.A. (Baa2/P-2).
Rating Action: Moody's upgrades five Spanish multicedulas. Global Credit Research- 13 Mar 2019. London, 13 March 2019-- Moody's Investors Service announced today that it has upgraded the ratings of five ...
Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has today upgraded the ratings of seven tranches and affirmed nine tranches in four Spanish ABS-SME deals. Moody's reduced its DP on current balance to 17% from 18.5% on FONCAIXA FTGENCAT 5, FTA to reflect better than expected performance.
The European Commission is considering new rules to speed up adaptation of an instant-payment system the European Central Bank introduced last year, challenging card companies and tech giants such as Visa and PayPal, officials said. The ECB's TARGET Instant Payment Settlement (TIPS) system will let people and companies in Europe transfer euros to each other within seconds, regardless of the opening hours of their local banks. European banks have been slow to join the system, though, so the EU Commission and the ECB are studying ways to facilitate its use.
The European Central Bank is "determined" to push forward an instant payment system it launched last year through regulatory moves if the service failed to spread through collaboration with the industry, ECB board member Yves Mersch said on Tuesday. "We will do it either through our collaborative, cooperative efforts together with the industry or we will do it through our regulatory capacity," Mersch told a fintech conference in Brussels. The ECB's TARGET Instant Payment Settlement (TIPS) system will let people and companies in Europe transfer euros to each other within seconds and regardless of the opening hours of their local bank.