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Feb. 16, 2012, 3:23 a.m. EST

Europe stocks tumble on Moody's, delays for Greece

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By Barbara Kollmeyer

MADRID (MarketWatch) -- European stock markets opened lower on Thursday, on news Moody's Investors Service has threatened to downgrade 114 financial institutions in 16 countries and as fresh worries surfaced over a bailout for Greece. Spanish banks, such as Bankia SA /zigman2/quotes/205465641/delayed ES:BKIA +0.81% down 8.6%, were among the biggest losers in Europe, with the Spain IBEX 35 index /zigman2/quotes/210597995/delayed XX:IBEX +0.04% down 2%. The Stoxx Europe 600 index /zigman2/quotes/210599654/delayed XX:SXXP -0.11% fell 0.7% to 262.20, with several stocks also moving after corporate updates, such as Randstad Holding NV /zigman2/quotes/202421454/delayed NL:RAND +0.91% , off 5%, AXA SA /zigman2/quotes/206172043/delayed FR:FP +3.07% , down 3.2%, and Societe Generale SA /zigman2/quotes/206663756/delayed FR:GLE +2.63% , down 2.3%. Shares of Renault SA /zigman2/quotes/200919924/delayed FR:RNO -0.20% rose 4.4% after results. The German Dax 30 index /zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed DX:DAX -0.51% fell 1.2% to 6,678.33 and the French CAC 40 index /zigman2/quotes/210597958/delayed FR:PX1 -0.59% fell 0.6% to 3,369.94. The FTSE 100 index /zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed UK:UKX -0.53% fell 0.7% to 5,849.29.

/zigman2/quotes/205465641/delayed
ES : Spain: Madrid
1.24
+0.01 +0.81%
Volume: 14.24M
Sept. 30, 2020 5:38p
P/E Ratio
13.34
Dividend Yield
7.55%
Market Cap
€3.74 billion
Rev. per Employee
€258,915
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/zigman2/quotes/210597995/delayed
XX : Spain: Madrid
6,716.60
+3.00 +0.04%
Volume: 247.93M
Sept. 30, 2020 5:38p
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/zigman2/quotes/210599654/delayed
XX : STOXX
361.09
-0.40 -0.11%
Volume: 0.00
Sept. 30, 2020 5:50p
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/zigman2/quotes/202421454/delayed
NL : Netherlands: Euronext Amsterdam
44.53
+0.40 +0.91%
Volume: 340,946
Sept. 30, 2020 5:36p
P/E Ratio
28.37
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
€8.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/206172043/delayed
FR : France: Euronext Paris
29.20
+0.87 +3.07%
Volume: 12.43M
Sept. 30, 2020 5:38p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
9.04%
Market Cap
€74.35 billion
Rev. per Employee
€1.59M
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/zigman2/quotes/206663756/delayed
FR : France: Euronext Paris
11.32
+0.29 +2.63%
Volume: 6.87M
Sept. 30, 2020 5:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
€8.65 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/200919924/delayed
FR : France: Euronext Paris
22.20
-0.05 -0.20%
Volume: 2.05M
Sept. 30, 2020 5:35p
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
€6.45 billion
Rev. per Employee
N/A
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/zigman2/quotes/210597999/delayed
DAX
DX : Xetra Indices
12,760.73
-65.09 -0.51%
Volume: 70,303
Sept. 30, 2020 6:30p
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/zigman2/quotes/210597958/delayed
FR : France: Euronext Paris
4,803.44
-28.63 -0.59%
Volume: 98,788
Sept. 30, 2020 6:05p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598409/delayed
UK : FTSE UK
5,866.10
-31.40 -0.53%
Volume: 720,452
Sept. 30, 2020 4:56p
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