Monday, September 24, 2018

© Reuters.  Portugal stocks lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.10%© Reuters. Portugal stocks lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.10% – Portugal stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Utilities, Consumer Goods and Technology sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 fell 0.10%.

The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were Banco Comercial Portugues (LS:BCP), which rose 2.35% or 0.0059 points to trade at 0.2572 at the close. Meanwhile, Altri SGPS (LS:ALSS) added 1.58% or 0.0850 points to end at 5.4530 and Nos SGPS SA (LS:NOS) was up 1.24% or 0.0650 points to 5.3110 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were EDP (LS:EDP), which fell 3.51% or 0.1090 points to trade at 2.9980 at the close. REN (LS:RENE) declined 2.58% or 0.0710 points to end at 2.6800 and Semapa (LS:SEM) was down 1.73% or 0.2950 points to 16.7150.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Lisbon Stock Exchange by 19 to 12 and 9 ended unchanged.

Shares in Altri SGPS (LS:ALSS) rose to all time highs; rising 1.58% or 0.0850 to 5.4530.

Brent oil for December delivery was up 1.12% or 0.64 to $57.81 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in November rose 0.89% or 0.46 to hit $51.91 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract rose 0.09% or 1.22 to trade at $1305.82 a troy ounce.

EUR/USD was down 0.12% to 1.1808, while EUR/GBP fell 0.10% to 0.8889.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.09% at 93.00.

sponsoredArticle = ‘div-gpt-ad-1466339494851-0’;

Banner Content