© Reuters. France stocks higher at close of trade; CAC 40 up 0.53%
The best performers of the session on the CAC 40 were STMicroelectronics NV (PA:STM), which rose 4.19% or 1.27 points to trade at 31.55 at the close. Meanwhile, ArcelorMittal SA (AS:MT) added 4.41% or 0.83 points to end at 19.71 and Teleperformance SE (PA:TEPRF) was up 3.69% or 10.00 points to 281.30 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were WFD Unibail Rodamco NV (AS:URW), which fell 4.83% or 3.12 points to trade at 61.46 at the close. Societe Generale SA (PA:SOGN) declined 2.75% or 0.47 points to end at 16.55 and Kering SA (PA:PRTP) was down 2.07% or 12.30 points to 582.10.
The top performers on the SBF 120 were Solutions 30 SE (PA:S30) which rose 5.70% to 11.12, Eramet SA (PA:ERMT) which was up 5.66% to settle at 45.35 and Eurofins Scientific SE (PA:EUFI) which gained 4.94% to close at 72.02.
The worst performers were Aeroports de Paris SA (PA:ADP) which was down 5.84% to 99.90 in late trade, Elior Group (PA:ELIOR) which lost 4.89% to settle at 5.25 and WFD Unibail Rodamco NV (AS:URW) which was down 4.83% to 61.46 at the close.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Paris Stock Exchange by 402 to 210 and 66 ended unchanged.
The CAC 40 VIX, which measures the implied volatility of CAC 40 options, was unchanged 0% to 18.96 a new 1-month low.
Gold Futures for February delivery was up 2.75% or 52.05 to $1947.15 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in February fell 1.81% or 0.88 to hit $47.64 a barrel, while the March Brent oil contract fell 1.33% or 0.69 to trade at $51.11 a barrel.
EUR/USD was up 1.11% to 1.2272, while EUR/GBP rose 0.97% to 0.9038.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.18% at 89.733.Leave a comment