CaixaBank reported a 19% rise in third-quarter profit on higher lending income and despite a decline in its loans portfolio.
Here is how Banco Bilbao (BBVA) and CaixaBank, S.A. Unsponsored ADR (CAIXY) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.
European stock markets are expected to open higher Friday, helped by positive results from tech giant Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) as investors digest the European Central Bank’s monetary policy decision and await the key U.S. jobs report. At 02:00 ET (06:00 GMT), the DAX futures contract in Germany traded 0.2% higher, CAC 40 futures in France climbed 0.2%, and the FTSE 100 futures contract in the U.K. rose 0.3%. The European Central Bank delivered its seventh straight hike on Thursday, as widely expected, but slowed the pace of its policy tightening with a quarter percentage point increase.