MADRID, July 24 (Xinhua) — Spanish share values rose by 0.52 percent on Wednesday with the Ibex-35 benchmark stock market index opening on 9,281.60 points and closing on 9,329.70 points.
The shares of 21 companies on the Ibex-35 gained value, while the share prices of 13 companies went down and one remained unchanged.
Wednesday’s best performing company was petrochemical giant Repsol, with a 6.01 increase in share prices, while shares in industrial corporation CIE Automotive went up by 3.45 percent and those in telecommunications company Masmovil Ibercom rose by 2.67 percent.
The day’s worst performer was cellulose and clean energy producer ENCE Energia y Celulosa with a 4.20 percent fall in share values. Meanwhile shares in savings bank, Bankia went down by 2.05 percent and share prices in steel producer Arcelormittal dropped by 1.36 percent. Enditem