France shares lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.18%

© Reuters. France shares lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.18% – France equities were lower at the close on Friday, as losses in the , and sectors propelled shares lower.

At the close in Paris, the lost 0.18%, while the index lost 0.23%.

The biggest gainers of the session on the were Dassault Systemes SE (PA:), which rose 1.91% or 2.65 points to trade at 141.30 at the close. Sodexo SA (PA:) added 1.24% or 1.25 points to end at 101.95 and Total SA (PA:) was up 1.16% or 0.56 points to 49.17 in late trade.

Biggest losers included ArcelorMittal SA (AS:), which lost 3.84% or 0.584 points to trade at 14.622 in late trade. Worldline SA (PA:) declined 1.90% or 1.000 points to end at 51.500 and Engie SA (PA:) shed 1.74% or 0.24 points to 13.58.

The top performers on the SBF 120 were Vallourec (PA:) which rose 8.44% to 2.440, Korian Medica SA (PA:) which was up 3.44% to settle at 36.080 and Dassault Systemes SE (PA:) which gained 1.91% to close at 141.30.

The worst performers were Nexans SA (PA:) which was down 3.99% to 28.38 in late trade, ArcelorMittal SA (AS:) which lost 3.84% to settle at 14.622 and Iliad (PA:) which was down 3.12% to 104.10 at the close.

Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 318 to 242 and 76 ended unchanged on the Paris Stock Exchange.

The , which measures the implied volatility of CAC 40 options, was up 0.78% to 14.03.

READ  Medtronic Earnings, Revenue beat in Q4

In commodities trading, Gold Futures for June delivery was down 0.82% or 10.55 to $1275.65 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in June fell 0.11% or 0.07 to hit $62.80 a barrel, while the July Brent oil contract fell 0.81% or 0.59 to trade at $72.03 a barrel.

EUR/USD was down 0.06% to 1.1165, while EUR/GBP rose 0.49% to 0.8771.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.11% at 97.782.

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here