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France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.13%

Published 04/12/2021, 12:00 PM
© Reuters.  France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.13%

Investing.com – France stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Foods & Drugs, Gas & Water and General Financial sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Paris, the CAC 40 lost 0.13%, while the SBF 120 index fell 0.15%.

The best performers of the session on the CAC 40 were Veolia Environnement VE SA (PA:VIE), which rose 9.66% or 2.18 points to trade at 24.75 at the close. Meanwhile, Teleperformance SE (PA:TEPRF) added 1.53% or 4.90 points to end at 325.20 and EssilorLuxottica SA (PA:ESLX) was up 1.49% or 2.04 points to 139.14 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were STMicroelectronics NV (PA:STM), which fell 2.31% or 0.77 points to trade at 32.54 at the close. WFD Unibail Rodamco NV (AS:URW) declined 1.76% or 1.23 points to end at 68.53 and Schneider Electric SE (PA:SCHN) was down 1.48% or 2.00 points to 133.46.

The top performers on the SBF 120 were Veolia Environnement VE SA (PA:VIE) which rose 9.66% to 24.75, Suez SA (PA:SEVI) which was up 7.73% to settle at 19.86 and Maisons du Monde SAS (PA:MDM) which gained 4.66% to close at 19.11.

The worst performers were Neoen SA (PA:NEOEN) which was down 5.16% to 40.04 in late trade, Mcphy Energy (PA:MCPHY) which lost 4.58% to settle at 32.10 and SEB SA (PA:SEBF) which was down 4.05% to 144.50 at the close.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Paris Stock Exchange by 334 to 260 and 87 ended unchanged.

Shares in Veolia Environnement VE SA (PA:VIE) rose to 52-week highs; up 9.66% or 2.18 to 24.75. Shares in Teleperformance SE (PA:TEPRF) rose to all time highs; gaining 1.53% or 4.90 to 325.20. Shares in Veolia Environnement VE SA (PA:VIE) rose to 52-week highs; rising 9.66% or 2.18 to 24.75. Shares in Suez SA (PA:SEVI) rose to all time highs; up 7.73% or 1.43 to 19.86.

The CAC 40 VIX, which measures the implied volatility of CAC 40 options, was unchanged 0% to 18.96 a new 3-months low.

Gold Futures for June delivery was down 0.71% or 12.35 to $1732.45 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in May rose 0.69% or 0.41 to hit $59.73 a barrel, while the June Brent oil contract rose 0.54% or 0.34 to trade at $63.29 a barrel.

EUR/USD was up 0.08% to 1.1906, while EUR/GBP fell 0.09% to 0.8666.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.01% at 92.155.

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