Daily Report 15.05.2018
Datum objave: 15.05.2018
NBS: Annual inflation in April at only 1.1%
According to data of the Serbian Statistical Office, April saw a 0.4% rise in consumer prices. Monthly inflation was almost fully driven by rising prices of fresh vegetables, clothes and footwear and petroleum products. Annual inflation remained on a downward path, in line with the NBS expectations, at 1.1% in April. Annual core inflation (CPI excluding the prices of food, energy, alcohol and cigarettes) remained low and stable at 0.8% in April, the same as in the month before.
MTLC: Metalac reported non-consolidated numbers for 1Q18 – cookware unit posted 7.7% higher sales, export into Russia down
Metalac (MTLC) reported only non-consolidated numbers for 1Q18 as usual. Apart from this the company also reported some numbers for dependent units. Major production unit, Cookware, posted 7.7% higher sales and 5.4% higher gross profit. On the other side, export into Russia, performed over the daughter unit called Metrot is down 15% y/y, probably due to unfavorable FX rate.
Source: Belex, Ilirika
Public debt of Serbia at 59% of GDP at end-March
The public debt of Serbia amounted to around EUR 23.72 billion at the end of March 2018, amounting to 59% of the gross domestic product (GDP), as announced by the Ministry of Finance. At the end of February, the public debt amounted to EUR 23.34 billion, making up 57.9% of the GDP. The public debt of Serbia was EUR 23.22 billion, that is, 61.5% of the GDP, at the end of 2017.
SBITOP started the week with 0.53%
SBITOP index started the week with 0.535 advance. All traded names from first quotation were in green or flat. Daily gainer is Luka Koper with 2.63% jump, while Telekom Slovenije was a top traded name, with 587ths EUR in volume.
Source: LJSE, Ilirika
Stocks rise as US-China trade concerns abate, Europe shares close mixed
Stocks traded higher on Monday amid hopes of a potential breakthrough in trade tensions between the U.S. and China, the world's two largest economies. Dow gained 0.29%, while S&P500 was up small 0.09%. Nasdaq was up 0.11%.
In corporate news Monday, Xerox fell more than 5.5 percent after the company abandoned a $6.1 billion deal with Japanese firm Fujifilm as part of a settlement between Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason.
European stocks closed mixed Monday afternoon as investors focused on Italian politics, trade relations between the U.S. and China, and a dip in oil prices. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed down 0.05 percent. While major bourses and most sectors were in the red, strong performances from the health care and travel sectors boosted the broader index.
In corporate news, the Portuguese energy firm EDP rose 9 percent by the end of Monday's trade after the Chinese group Three Gorges presented a takeover bid.
ABN Amro fell to the bottom of the index, closing 6 percent lower as the Dutch bank's first-quarter profits took a hit from larger-than-expected loan impairments.
Source: CNBC, Ilirika
Dnevni izveštaj 18.10.2018
18.10.2018 | JMBN: Uskoro prodaja državnog udela u Jubmes banci; Za pet godina biće uloženo 3 milijarde EUR u gasnu infrastrukturu; MTLC: Metalac stiče sopstvene akcije; Priprema se prodaja Addiko banke u 2019. godini; Dow u minusu nakon nagoveštaja novih podizanja kamatne stope iz FED-a, Pad na auto sektoru povukao evropske indekse u crveno
Daily Report 18.10.2018
18.10.2018 | JMBN: Government to sell its shares in Jubmes banka soon; EUR 3bn to be invested in gas pipeline infrastructure in next five years; MTLC: Metalac to buy back own shares; Addiko bank prepares for sale in 2019; Dow falls in volatile session after Fed hints at more rate hikes ahead, European stocks close lower Wednesday, auto sales and gloomy forecast weigh
Dnevni izveštaj 17.10.2018
17.10.2018 | KMBN: Javni poziv za prodaju Komercijalne banke do 30. juna 2019.; Američki Behtel i Srbija potpisali memorandum o Moravskom koridoru - Početak radova 2019, vrednost investicije 800 mil EUR; AERO: Beogradski i niški aerodrom potpisali ugovor o poslovnoj saradnji; Najavljena ulaganja od milijardu evra u srpsko zdravstvo do kraja 2021.; Dow skočio preko 500 poena, Evropa u plusu vođena talasom sa Wall Streeta
Daily Report 17.10.2018
17.10.2018 | KMBN: Public call for sale of Komercijalna banka by June 30, 2019; American Bechtel and Serbia sign memorandum on Morava Corridor – Start of construction in 2019, worth of investment EUR 800 million; AERO: Airports in Belgrade and Nis sign agreement on business cooperation; Investments worth EUR 1 billion in Serbian healthcare by the end of 2021 announced; Dow surges more than 500 points, posts best day since March as earnings fuel rally, Europe closes higher after Wall Street earnings, Ocado shares rise 5%
Dnevni izveštaj 16.10.2018
16.10.2018 | KMBN: Ministarstvo finansija traži finansijskog savetnika za prodaju udela u Komercijalnoj banci; Novi projekti sa RŽD vredni 500 miliona USD; Ekonomije „Zapadnog Balkana“ ubrzale rast na 4,2% u drugom kvartalu; NLB pokreće IPO; Pad na tehnološkim akcijama opet oborio indekse, Evropa u blagom plusu
Daily Report 16.10.2018
16.10.2018 | KMBN: Ministry of Finance seeks financial advisor for selling shares in Komercijalna banka; Serbia moves to new projects with "Russian Railways" worth USD 500m; Western Balkans’ economic growth speeds up to 4.3% y/y in Q2, EC says; Slovenia’s NLB to proceed with launch of IPO; Stocks fall, led by tech, as Wall Street fails to bounce back from last week's rout, European markets close slightly higher following impasse in Brexit talks
Dnevni izveštaj 15.10.2018
15.10.2018 | NBS: Inflacija u septembru 2,1%; Cilj novog aranžmana sa MMF-om jeste ubrzanje rasta na održivim osnovama; SVETSKA BANKA: Srbija bolja od proseka regiona po novom Indeksu ljudskog kapitala; Merkator prodao 10 tržnih centara u Sloveniji; Petak doneo stabilizaciju globalnih indeksa.
Daily Report 15.10.2018
15.10.2018 | NBS: Annual inflation in September at 2.1%; New arrangement with the IMF to accelerate sustainable growth; WORLD BANK: Serbia higher than average for its region by new Human Capital Index; Slovenia's Mercator sells 10 shopping centres for 116.6 mln euro;
Dnevni izveštaj 12.10.2018
12.10.2018 | Vrednost brenda Srbija porasla 17% na 40 mlrd USD; Lidl otvorio 16 prodavnica u 12 gradova Srbije - Investirano 205 mil EUR; Devizne rezreve NBS u spetembru iznosile 11, 1milijarde EUR; Delegacija Republike Srbije na Godišnjoj skupštini Međunarodnog monetarnog fonda i Grupacije Svetske banke; Nastavljen oštar pad globalnih indeksa
Daily Report 12.10.2018
12.10.2018 | Value of Serbia's nation brand grows by 17% to USD 40 billion; Lidl opens 16 stores in 12 towns in Serbia – EUR 205 million invested; NBS FX reserves in September at EUR 11.1bn; Serbian delegation at annual meetings of IMF and World Bank Group; Dow tumbles over 500 points, bringing 2-day losses to more than 1,300 points, European stocks slump again as renewed Wall Street sell-off provokes volatile session