At the macroeconomic level, investors learned this Monday that the China’s GDP recorded an expansion of 8.1% in 2021, the highest rate of growth in the Asian giant since 2011, far exceeding Beijing’s target of 6% and in contrast to the 2.2% expansion in 2020.
The Ibex ended the day at 8,838.7 points, with Banco Sabadell (+4.51%), Bankinter (+3.59%), Naturgy (Gas Natural) (+2.64%), Rovi Laboratories (+ 1.98%), Indra (+1.97%) and Caixabank (+1.86%) at the head of the increases.
On the contrary, in the negative terrain, Grifols A (-2.61%), Aena (-1.21%), Repsol (-0.87%), Mapfre (-0.86%) and Acciona (- 0.83%).
The rest of the European stock markets have also ended the session this Monday with increases, which have risen to 0.91% in London, 0.82% in Paris, 0.32% in Frankfurt and 0.52% in Milan . The bag of The United States has been closed for the celebration of Martin Luther King Day.
On the other hand, the price of a barrel of Brent quality oil, a reference for the Old Continent, stood at a price of 86.2 dollars, after rising 0.15%, while Texas stood at 84 dollars, after advancing 0.21%.
Finally, the price of the euro against the dollar stood at 1.1404 ‘greenbacks’, while the Spanish risk premium stood at 68 basis points, with the interest required on the ten-year bond at 0.658%.