The main indicator of the Spanish stock exchange, the IBEX 35, which opened this Friday flat, opted for losses in the first bars of the session, and leaves 0.29%, which puts at risk the 8,900 points .
Specifically, at 9.15 am, with the risk premium at 114 basis points, the IBEX 35 leaves 26.50 units, that 0.29%, up to 8,926 points, with which the gains accumulated in the year are reduced to 4.47%.
With these losses, the weekly balance of the Spanish Stock Exchange is negative, accumulating a decrease of 0.30%.
The Spanish stock market has started the day with slight cuts after yesterday recorded losses of 0.33%, affected by the decline in US retail sales in the month of December.
This fall, and the increase in claims for unemployment benefits caused the mixed closure on Wall Street, where the Industrial Dow Jones, its main indicator, fell by 0.41%.
The Tokyo Stock Exchange has replicated the negative trend of Wall Street, and closed with a decline of 1.13%, while Shanghai has left 1.37%.
Asian markets have also pessimistically welcomed the figure of Chinese inflation, which has increased by 1.7% year on year in January, which means its third consecutive month of slowdown.
Investors will be awaiting today the "brexit", and the end of the third round of trade negotiations between the US and China, in a day of futures maturities, and in which the Government in Spain could announce the advance of the general and the date on which they will be held after the rejection of the 2019 General Budgets.
Right at the opening it was known that the Spanish CPI registered an annual increase of 1% in January, two tenths less than in December, although more data will also be published such as the US industrial production corresponding to the first month of the year.
Within the IBEX 35, the majority of large stocks are trading down; Inditex falls 0.64%; Santander, 0.24%; BBVA, 0.04%; while Telefónica increases 0.33%.
Iberdrola is flat, like Repsol, in a day in which the price of Brent crude rises to 64.76 dollars.
Acerinox leads the losses of the IBEX 35 with a fall of 1.04%; followed by Cie Automotive, which leaves 0.90%.
On the opposite side, Técnicas Reunidas becomes the most bullish value, with a rise of 0.58%.
In the continuous market, Bodegas Riojanas stands out when losing 5.56%, and Coca-Cola European Partners, by winning 2.50%.
The euro rises to $ 1,1287 at the start of a session in which Paris revalues 0.07%, while Milan drops 0.08%. EFE