Mexico shares lower at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC down 0.55%

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Mexico shares lower at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC down 0.55% – Mexico equities were lower at the close on Friday, as losses in the Telecoms Services , Consumer Staples and Industrials sectors propelled shares lower.

At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC lost 0.55%.

The biggest gainers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were Grupo Elektra , S.A.B. De C.V. (MX: ELEKTRA ), which rose 5.22% or 46.37 points to trade at 935.17 at the close. Grupo Mexico, S.A.B. De C.V. (MX: GMEXICOB ) added 3.55% or 1.390 points to end at 40.550 and GMexico Transportes SA de CV (MX: GMXT ) was up 2.82% or 0.720 points to 26.250 in late trade.

Biggest losers included Megacable Holdings, S.A.B. De C.V. (MX: MEGACPO ), which lost 5.58% or 5.300 points to trade at 89.700 in late trade. El Puerto De Liverpool Sab De CV (MX: LIVEPOLC1 ) declined 3.95% or 5.11 points to end at 124.40 and Kimberly - Clark De Mexico A (MX: KIMBERA ) shed 3.83% or 1.240 points to 31.160.

Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 260 to 87 and 9 ended unchanged on the Mexico Stock Exchange.

In commodities trading, Gold Futures for February delivery was down 0.75% or 9.50 to $1258.40 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in February fell 1.02% or 0.47 to hit $45.41 a barrel, while the February Brent oil contract fell 1.56% or 0.85 to trade at $53.50 a barrel.

USD/MXN was up 0.31% to 19.9530, while EUR/MXN fell 0.41% to 22.6623.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.84% at 96.532.

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