At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 added 1.05% to hit a new 1-month high.
The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were J. Martins SGPS (LS:JMT), which rose 8.99% or 0.9700 points to trade at 11.7600 at the close. Meanwhile, Altri SGPS (LS:ALSS) added 2.54% or 0.1600 points to end at 6.4500 and Sonae SGPS SA (LS:YSO) was up 2.26% or 0.0195 points to 0.8825 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Banco Comercial Portugues (LS:BCP), which fell 0.91% or 0.0022 points to trade at 0.2397 at the close. Nos SGPS SA (LS:NOS) declined 0.64% or 0.0350 points to end at 5.4200 and Mota Engil (LS:MOTA) was down 0.46% or 0.0080 points to 1.7340.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Lisbon Stock Exchange by 19 to 13 and 2 ended unchanged.
Brent oil for March delivery was up 2.10% or 1.24 to $60.23 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in February rose 2.61% or 1.32 to hit $51.83 a barrel, while the February Gold Futures contract fell 0.31% or 4.05 to trade at $1287.25 a troy ounce.
EUR/USD was down 0.76% to 1.1387, while EUR/GBP rose 0.33% to 0.8946.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.66% at 95.838.
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