Spanish shares up 1.06 pct Tuesday

Xinhua News Agency | Jul 28, 2020 at 6:45 PM

MADRID, July 28 (Xinhua) -- Share prices in Spain rose on Tuesday with the benchmark Ibex-35 index climbing 1.06 percent to close at 7,246.40 points.

Of the 35 blue chips, 24 gained in the day while 11 lost value during the session.

The two best performers were property companies Inmobiliaria Colonial and Merlin Properties, which rose by 3.95 percent and 3.76 percent respectively. Energy Provider Endesa increased by 3.70 percent.

The worst results were for the pharmaceutical company Almirall with shares falling 5.62 percent, while clean energy producer Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy lost 1.81 percent and cellulose and collagen producer Viscofan dropped 1.55 percent.