The Ibex 35 has started the session this Wednesday with a fall of 0.54%, which has led the selection to stand at 7,830 integers at 9:01 a.m., on a day that will be marked by the decision of the Federal Reserve (Fed) of the United States on interest rates, which could surprise with a rise of 100 basis points.
In this context, Wall Street closed the session in the red, with losses of 1.01% for the Dow Jonesof 1.13% for the S&P 500 and 0.95% for the Nasdaq. After the Fed, the market will be attentive to tomorrow’s meeting of the bank of england, who decided to postpone it after the death of Elizabeth II. The hike is expected to be 50 basis points.
In this way, after falling 1.5% in yesterday’s session, the Madrid selective began the session clinging to the psychological level of 7,800 points, in an environment that continues to be marked by the energy crisis and the fear of a new tightening of monetary policy in light of the new inflation data.
In the early stages of the session, the biggest drops in the Ibex 35 were scored Amadeus (-1,28%), Santander (-1,26%), IAG (-1,13%), ACS (-1,03%) y Grifols (-0.96%), while on the opposite side they were Repsol (+1,42%), Sacyr (+0,92%), enagás (+0,81%) y Siemens Gamesa (+0,1%).
The rest of the European stock markets also opened lower with falls of 0.9% for Frankfurt, 0.8% for Paris and 0.1% for London. On the other hand, the price of a barrel of quality oil Brent, reference for the Old Continent, stood at a price of 92 dollars, with an increase of 2%, while the Texas It was placed at 86 dollars, after rising 2%. Finally, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 0.9902 ‘greenbacks’, while the Spanish risk premium stood at 113 basis points, with the interest required on the ten-year bond at 3.023%.