MADRID Dec 8 The following Spanish stocks may be affected by newspaper reports and other factors on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy:
UBS cuts to neutral from buy with a 2.9 euro target price down from 3.5 euros.
A consortium including billionaire Carlos Slim's building unit submitted the lowest bid on Wednesday in a tender for the terminal project at Mexico City's new $13 billion airport as the telecoms tycoon looks to edge out two rivals for the deal.
The construction arm of Slim's Grupo Carso and his majority-owned FCC, submitted a bid of 84.8 billion pesos ($4.2 billion) for the project.
HSBC raises to buy from hold with a target price of 7 euros vs 6.6 euros previously.
Spain's stock market regulator said on Wednesday it had exempted Siemens Wind Power from rules that would have forced it to launch a full takeover bid for Gamesa as part of the companies' plan to combine wind power assets.
Spain's ACS said on Wednesday it would make a capital gain of between 325 million euros and 560 million euros from the sale of Urbaser. For today's European market outlook double click on .EU. For real-time moves on the Spanish blue-chip index IBEX please double click on .IBEX For IBEX constituent stocks highlight .IBEX in the command box and press the F3 button on your keyboard For latest news on Spanish stock moves double click HOT-ES For Spanish language market report double click on .MES For latest Eurostocks report please double click on .EU ($1 = 0.9301 euros)
Cyprus says to push ahead with energy plans despite challenges
ATHENS, June 29 Cyprus will push ahead with its oil and gas development plans despite potential setbacks, including the decades-long Cyprus conflict, its energy minister said on Thursday.