Spain stocks lower at close of trade; IBEX 35 down 0.95%

Investing.com – Spain stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Financial Services&Real Estate, Consumer Services and Chemical, Petroleum&Plastic sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Madrid, the IBEX 35 fell 0.95%.

The best performers of the session on the IBEX 35 were Indra A (MC:IDR), which rose 3.53% or 0.390 points to trade at 11.430 at the close. Meanwhile, Tecnicas Reunidas (MC:TRE) added 1.99% or 0.500 points to end at 25.640 and Amadeus IT (MC:AMA) was up 1.51% or 0.980 points to 65.680 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were B. Sabadell (MC:SABE), which fell 4.19% or 0.073 points to trade at 1.671 at the close. Distribuidora Intl de Aliment (MC:DIDA) declined 4.01% or 0.133 points to end at 3.185 and Aena SME SA (MC:AENA) was down 3.73% or 6.70 points to 172.80.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Madrid Stock Exchange by 119 to 64 and 22 ended unchanged.

Shares in Distribuidora Intl de Aliment (MC:DIDA) fell to 5-year lows; down 4.01% or 0.133 to 3.185. Shares in Amadeus IT (MC:AMA) rose to all time highs; rising 1.51% or 0.980 to 65.680.

Gold Futures for June delivery was up 0.01% or 0.10 to $1290.40 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in June fell 0.43% or 0.31 to hit $71.00 a barrel, while the July Brent oil contract unchanged 0.00% or 0.00 to trade at $78.43 a barrel.

EUR/USD was down 0.32% to 1.1801, while EUR/GBP fell 0.19% to 0.8748.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.14% at 93.27.