European airports’ shares rose yesterday as European stock markets bounced back. Ferrovial, parent of BAA, led the rise, closing up 5.2%. Fraport, Vienna Airport and Aeroports de Paris also recovered ground, rising 2.8%, 2.1% and 1.6%, respectively.
In Asia, airport shares were mixed as Asia Pacific stock markets lost ground yesterday. Macquarie Airports’ shares fell 1.3%, while Infratil fell 0.6%, ahead of today's release of May-2009 traffic at the group’s investment airports, which showed continuing declines.
Infratil’s traffic highlights in May-2009 included:
- Passenger numbers:
- Cargo volume:
Selected airports daily share price movements (% change): 29-Jun-09