Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 0.14%

Aug 06, 2018

Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Industrials, Financials and Agriculture sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP gained 0.14%.

The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Cementos Argos Pf (CN:CCB_p), which rose 0.51% or 40.0 points to trade at 7900.0 at the close. Meanwhile, Promigas (CN:PMG) added 2.03% or 150.0 points to end at 7550.0 and Cemex Latam Holdings SA (CN:CLH) was up 0.65% or 50.0 points to 7700.0 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Avianca Holdings Pf (CN:AVT_p), which unchanged 0.00% or 0.0 points to trade at 2260.0 at the close. Cemargos (CN:CCB) declined 2.17% or 200.0 points to end at 9000.0 and Almacenes Exito SA (CN:IMI) was down 1.10% or 180.0 points to 16180.0.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Colombia Stock Exchange by 9 to 7 and 4 ended unchanged.

Shares in Avianca Holdings Pf (CN:AVT_p) unchanged to 52-week lows; unchanged 0.00% or 0.0 to 2260.0.

US Coffee C for September delivery was up 1.96% or 2.11 to $109.78 . Elsewhere in commodities trading, US Cocoa for delivery in December rose 2.65% or 56.00 to hit $2170.00 , while the December Gold Futures contract fell 0.45% or 5.50 to trade at $1217.70 a troy ounce.

USD/COP was up 0.28% to 2900.65, while BRL/COP fell 0.32% to 777.68.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.12% at 95.14.