IBEX

REE downgraded by Fitch after Hispasat purchase

Fitch downgraded Red Eléctrica (REE, A- from A, and elevates the perspective to stable from negative) after the firm’s acquisition of Hispasat. The credit rating agency says that the 2018-2022 strategic plan announced by the group in February “does not support a capital structure consistent with the ‘A’ rating level in the medium term.”


Telefónica sells its data centers to reduce debt

Banc Sabadell | Telefonica will decide in the coming days between the binding and final offers it has on the table, namely Digital Realty, Equinix and Brookfield’s. The price would be around 500/600 million euros. The Spanish tech company has 23 data centers in 9 countries.


Ibex: dividends and little else?

M&G Valores | A sustained annual growth in profits of 4% is well below that of previous bull cycles in the stock market, but seems realistic in the current situation. We have on one hand the modest growth of developed economies (secular stagnation), and on the other the composition of the Ibex dominated by regulated sectors, with modest growth, and the banks.


Amadeus CEO sells shares, and that is never good

Bankinter |  Luis Maroto, Amadeus CEO, has proceeded to sell throughout 2019 small packets of shares up to a total of 82.673 shares, which has reduced his holding to 0.056%. The total of shares sold in 2019 amounts to 5.5M€.

TCI sells 0.8% of AENA

Banc Sabadell | The regulator has announced that TCI will make an accelerated sale of 0.8% of AENA at an estimated price (according to Bloomberg) of 159.53 Euros/share (-2.2%).

 





Siemens Gamesa takes robust steps in maritime wind power

Alphavalue | The perspective for Siemens Gamesa presumably seems brilliant offshore, given that the industry is now focused on the high sea. Aerogenerator makers declined significantly in 2017 due to the system of auctions in almost all markets, which put pressure on prices in the whole supply chain.