Dollar today: the blue returned to its record and the “solidarity” reached $ 180
This Thursday the little trees of the city Buenos Aires opened the day selling the blue dollar at $ 209. They are fifty cents more than in the previous day -the same amount had fallen yesterday-, with which it reached his nominal record again.
The parallel exchange rate had already touched $ 209 two days ago and, before that, on Wednesday, December 29. This is the highest price on record. At the other extreme, the official wholesale dollar is sold at $ 103.78, so the difference gap between the two is 101%.
In banks it is offered the official retail dollar at $ 109.10, according to the daily survey carried out by the Central Bank (BCRA). The other record came from the hand of the saving dollar, quote that has a surcharge of 65% in taxes: today it hit $ 180 for the first time.
Financial dollars do not register large variations. The Mep dollar or “Stock” with AL30 bonds is traded at $ 202.14 (+ 0.1%) and with GD30 at $ 202.52 (+ 02%). The dollar counted with settlement (CCL) o Cable AL30 is shown on the screens to $209,51 (-0.9%), through GD30 at $ 209.80 (-0.1%) and with Cedears at $ 209.23 (+ 0.4%).
For economists, until there is an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), probably in March, the bonds of the last debt swap will continue to operate in negative territory and the country risk will tend to rise.
“Undoubtedly, the negotiation with the IMF is the most exhausting issue currently facing Argentine debt. The positive signals still do not appear and time is running out to reach an agreement before March with the payment of capital for US $ 2,879 million to the IMF itself ”, highlighted from Personal Investment Portfolio (PPI).
This Thursday the The index prepared by JP Morgan advances 15 units and stands at 1848 basic points. This occurs as a consequence of the sinking of the sovereign titles: abroad they fell to 0.9% (Global 2030 and Bonar 2038) and locally also 0.9% (AE38).
On the other hand, the S&P Merval operates in 85,308 units, 0.6% higher compared to Wednesday. In the panel of the local stock market, the shares of YPF (+ 4.2%), Pampa Energía (+ 2%), Edenor (+ 2%), Telecom Argentina (+ 1.7%) and Central Puerto (+ 1.7%).
Argentine stocks listed on Wall Street (known as ADR). The papers of YPF trepan un 5,1%, followed by Banco Supervielle (+ 2.1%), Despegar (+ 1.9%) and Telecom Argentina (+ 1.6%).