Brazil shares lower at close of trade; Bovespa down 0.67%

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Brazil shares lower at close of trade; Bovespa down 0.67%
Credit: © Reuters. – Brazil equities were lower at the close on Monday, as losses in the Real Estate , Consumption and Financials sectors propelled shares lower.

At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa lost 0.67%.

The biggest gainers of the session on the Bovespa were CCR SA (SA: CCRO3 ), which rose 4.36% or 0.47 points to trade at 11.26 at the close. Suzano Papel e Celulose SA (SA: SUZB3 ) added 3.27% or 1.30 points to end at 41.11 and Vale SA (SA: VALE3 ) was up 1.81% or 0.88 points to 49.60 in late trade.

Biggest losers included Multiplan SA (SA: MULT3 ), which lost 66.80% or 39.74 points to trade at 19.75 in late trade. Tim Participacoes SA (SA: TIMP3 ) declined 3.80% or 0.50 points to end at 12.65 and Cosan SA Industria e Comercio (SA: CSAN3 ) shed 3.77% or 1.49 points to 38.01.

Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 262 to 189 and 36 ended unchanged on the BM&FBovespa Stock Exchange.

The CBOE Brazil Etf Volatility , which measures the implied volatility of Bovespa options, was up 3.29% to 33.29.

In commodities trading, Gold Futures for August delivery was down 0.52% or 6.40 to $1224.70 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in September fell 0.66% or 0.45 to hit $67.81 a barrel, while the September US coffee C contract rose 0.63% or 0.70 to trade at $111.67 .

USD/BRL was up 0.28% to 3.7834, while EUR/BRL rose 0.07% to 4.4251.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.17% at 94.41.

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