Portugal shares lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.29%
Investing.com – Portugal equities were lower at the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Consumer Services , Technology and Basic Materials sectors propelled shares lower.
At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 fell 0.29%.
The biggest gainers of the session on the PSI 20 were Corticeira Amorim (LS: CORA ), which rose 2.02% or 0.220 points to trade at 11.120 at the close. EDP (LS: EDP ) added 0.33% or 0.0110 points to end at 3.3710 and CTT Correios de Portugal SA (LS: CTT ) was up 0.24% or 0.0080 points to 3.3440 in late trade.
Biggest losers included Sonae SGPS SA (LS: YSO ), which lost 1.64% or 0.0155 points to trade at 0.9310 in late trade. Altri SGPS (LS: ALSS ) declined 1.08% or 0.0900 points to end at 8.2200 and J. Martins SGPS (LS: JMT ) shed 1.01% or 0.1350 points to 13.2150.
Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 20 to 14 and 5 ended unchanged on the Lisbon Stock Exchange.
In commodities trading, Brent oil for November delivery was up 1.07% or 0.82 to $77.11 a barrel. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in October rose 1.17% or 0.80 to hit $69.33 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract fell 0.21% or 2.60 to trade at $1211.80 a troy ounce.
EUR/USD was up 0.04% to 1.1701, while EUR/GBP fell 0.91% to 0.9003.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.08% at 94.55.
Add Chart to Comment
We encourage you to use comments to engage with users, share your perspective and ask questions of authors and each other. However, in order to maintain the high level of discourse we’ve all come to value and expect, please keep the following criteria in mind:
- Enrich the conversation
- Stay focused and on track. Only post material that’s relevant to the topic being discussed.
- Be respectful. Even negative opinions can be framed positively and diplomatically.
- Use standard writing style. Include punctuation and upper and lower cases.
- NOTE: Spam and/or promotional messages and links within a comment will be removed
- Avoid profanity, slander or personal attacks directed at an author or another user.
- Don’t Monopolize the Conversation. We appreciate passion and conviction, but we also believe strongly in giving everyone a chance to air their thoughts. Therefore, in addition to civil interaction, we expect commenters to offer their opinions succinctly and thoughtfully, but not so repeatedly that others are annoyed or offended. If we receive complaints about individuals who take over a thread or forum, we reserve the right to ban them from the site, without recourse.
- Only English comments will be allowed.
Perpetrators of spam or abuse will be deleted from the site and prohibited from future registration at Investing.com’s discretion.
Drop an image here or Supported formats: *.jpg, *.png, *.gif up to 5mb
Drop an image here or