Poland stocks lower at close of trade; WIG30 down 0.52%

Aug 06, 2018

Poland stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Oil&Gas, Chemicals and Banking sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Warsaw, the WIG30 lost 0.52%.

The best performers of the session on the WIG30 were CD Projekt SA (WA:CDR), which rose 1.37% or 2.70 points to trade at 199.70 at the close. Meanwhile, CCC SA (WA:CCCP) added 1.21% or 2.60 points to end at 217.60 and Dino Polska SA (WA:DNP) was up 0.51% or 0.50 points to 99.00 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Kruk SA (WA:KRU), which fell 1.47% or 3.20 points to trade at 215.20 at the close. LPP SA (WA:LPPP) declined 1.10% or 100.00 points to end at 8950.00 and Polski Koncern Naftowy ORLEN SA (WA:PKN) was down 1.54% or 1.44 points to 92.25.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Warsaw Stock Exchange by 125 to 124 and 152 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for September delivery was up 0.38% or 0.26 to $68.75 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in October rose 0.29% or 0.21 to hit $73.42 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract fell 0.31% or 3.80 to trade at $1219.40 a troy ounce.

EUR/PLN was up 0.01% to 4.2630, while USD/PLN rose 0.13% to 3.6893.

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