Colombia stocks lower at close of trade; COLCAP down 0.55%

16/04/2018 20:15:00 Stock Market

Colombia stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Industrials, Financials and Investment sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP declined 0.55%.

The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Avianca Holdings Pf (CN:AVT_p), which rose 1.98% or 60.0 points to trade at 3090.0 at the close. Meanwhile, Canacol Energy Ltd (CN:CNE) added 1.70% or 160.0 points to end at 9570.0 and Grupoaval (CN:GAA) was up 1.63% or 20.0 points to 1250.0 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Ecopetrol SA (CN:ECO), which fell 4.06% or 120.0 points to trade at 2835.0 at the close. Interconnection Electric SA ESP (CN:ISA) declined 1.84% or 260.0 points to end at 13860.0 and Cementos Argos Pf (CN:CCB_p) was down 1.73% or 150.0 points to 8510.0.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Colombia Stock Exchange by 1 to 0.

US coffee C for July delivery was down 2.41% or 2.88 to $116.62 . Elsewhere in commodities trading, US cocoa for delivery in July rose 5.09% or 131.00 to hit $2707.00 , while the June Gold Futures contract rose 0.07% or 0.90 to trade at $1348.80 a troy ounce.

USD/COP was up 0.66% to 2728.50, while BRL/COP rose 0.98% to 799.78.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.41% at 89.14.