Peru shares higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 0.04%

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Peru shares higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 0.04%

Investing.com – Peru equities were higher at the close on Friday, as gains in the S&P Lima Juniors , Banking & Financials and Mining sectors propelled shares higher.

At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General rose 0.04%.

The biggest gainers of the session on the S&P Lima General were Candente Copper (LM: DNT ), which unchanged 0.00% or 0.0000 points to trade at 0.0470 at the close. Southern Copper Corp (LM: SPC ) added 0.87% or 0.30 points to end at 34.95 and Unacem (LM: CEL ) was up 0.85% or 0.020 points to 2.380 in late trade.

Biggest losers included Inversiones Centenario SAA (LM: ICE ), which lost 50.85% or 3.000 points to trade at 2.900 in late trade. Empresa Agroindustrial Pomalca (LM: POM ) declined 8.33% or 0.012 points to end at 0.132 and Minera Irl (LM: IRL ) shed 8.33% or 0.01 points to 0.07.

Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 18 to 9 and 8 ended unchanged on the Lima Stock Exchange.

In commodities trading, Crude oil for August delivery was down 2.55% or 1.16 to $44.36 a barrel. Meanwhile, Brent oil for delivery in September fell 2.66% or 1.28 to hit $46.83 a barrel, while the August Gold Futures contract fell 0.93% or 11.32 to trade at $1211.98 a troy ounce.

USD/PEN was down 0.14% to 3.2490, while EUR/PEN fell 0.19% to 3.7110.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.21% at 95.78.

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