The markets saw profit taking on week 21-25 of September. Major European markets reported losses with sales mainly in the cyclic sector as well as in the Auto & Parts, construction and oil industry sector (all dropped by more than 3%).
Following the market rally over the past few weeks (+17% from September 1st to September18th), Pirelli & C finishes the week at € 0.359, a 4.9% decrease. The stock was upgraded on average by 9 cents; Intermonte (buy rating at €0.46 from €0.37), Deustche Bank (Buy at €0.40 from €0.34), UBS (Neutral at €0.38 from €0.28), Kepler (Reduce at €0.31 from €0.22). This upside is mostly linked to a reassessment of the tyre business and to a lower impact on corporate costs in the Group’s net asset value.
Pirelli RE finishes the week with -4.4% (€0.639) lagging behind the European real estate sector by about one percentage point.