© Reuters. France stocks mixed at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.02%
Investing.com – France stocks were mixed after the close on Friday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher while losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Paris, the fell 0.02%, while the index added 0.13%.
The best performers of the session on the were Carrefour SA (PA:), which rose 3.08% or 0.40 points to trade at 13.21 at the close. Meanwhile, Legrand SA (PA:) added 3.04% or 1.74 points to end at 59.04 and Compagnie de Saint Gobain SA (PA:) was up 2.84% or 0.74 points to 26.81 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Renault SA (PA:), which fell 2.86% or 0.51 points to trade at 17.20 at the close. Thales (PA:) declined 2.55% or 1.62 points to end at 62.00 and Kering SA (PA:) was down 2.39% or 10.35 points to 422.90.
The top performers on the SBF 120 were Quadient SA (PA:) which rose 4.37% to 11.95, ALD SA (PA:) which was up 4.26% to settle at 9.55 and La Francaise Des Jeux Sa (PA:) which gained 4.05% to close at 27.99.
The worst performers were CGG SA (PA:) which was down 4.71% to 0.951 in late trade, Tarkett (PA:) which lost 3.43% to settle at 8.73 and Eramet SA (PA:) which was down 3.31% to 28.00 at the close.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Paris Stock Exchange by 290 to 267 and 82 ended unchanged.
The , which measures the implied volatility of CAC 40 options, was down 4.26% to 31.37.
Gold Futures for June delivery was up 0.72% or 12.35 to $1734.25 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in July fell 3.18% or 1.08 to hit $32.84 a barrel, while the July Brent oil contract fell 3.38% or 1.22 to trade at $34.84 a barrel.
EUR/USD was down 0.56% to 1.0888, while EUR/GBP fell 0.10% to 0.8947.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.50% at 99.898.
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