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Spanish shares rise 2.59 pct on Tuesday

Xinhua
03 Jun 2020, 02:59 GMT+10

MADRID, June 2 (Xinhua) -- Spanish shares climbed strongly with benchmark stock market index Ibex-35 rising 2.59 percent to close at 7,408.10 points on Tuesday.

The shares of 31 of the selected 35 large companies rose in the day with four losing value.

Property company Merlin Properties was the day's best performer with shares climbing 6.33 percent, while technological consultancy Indra Sistemas and the BBVA savings bank went up by 5.83 percent and 5.03 percent respectively.

Tuesday's worst results were from Melia Hotels International which lost 1.66 percent, while telecommunications provider Masmovil Ibercom dropped by 1.47 percent and healthcare and pharmaceutical company Grifols 1.22 percent.

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