U.K. shares lower at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 down 0.20%

© Reuters. U.K. shares lower at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 down 0.20%

Investing.com – U.K. equities were lower at the close on Monday, as losses in the , and sectors propelled shares lower.

At the close in London, the lost 0.20%.

The biggest gainers of the session on the were Ocado Group PLC (LON:), which rose 2.43% or 61.00 points to trade at 2574.00 at the close. Barclays PLC (LON:) added 1.42% or 2.12 points to end at 150.92 and Mondi PLC (LON:) was up 1.41% or 25.50 points to 1835.00 in late trade.

Biggest losers included Samsung Electronics Co Ltd DRC (LON:), which lost 4.64% or 93.00 points to trade at 1913.00 in late trade. EasyJet PLC (LON:) declined 2.84% or 23.60 points to end at 808.40 and Ferguson Plc (LON:) shed 2.37% or 220.0 points to 9046.0.

Advancing stocks outnumbered falling ones by 1149 to 1131 and 68 ended unchanged on the London Stock Exchange.

In commodities trading, Gold Futures for February delivery was up 0.35% or 6.35 to $1836.25 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in March fell 0.19% or 0.10 to hit $52.32 a barrel, while the March Brent oil contract fell 0.38% or 0.21 to trade at $54.89 a barrel.

GBP/USD was down 0.09% to 1.3574, while EUR/GBP rose 0.08% to 0.8897.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.01% at 90.763.

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.

READ  UK banks could review 2020 dividends due to pandemic - trade body

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