Greece stocks lower at close of trade; Athens General Composite down 0.31%
Greece stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Household, Technology and Banking sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Athens, the Athens General Composite fell 0.31%.
The best performers of the session on the Athens General Composite were Attica Bank SA (AT:BOAr), which rose 6.23% or 0.002 points to trade at 0.034 at the close. Meanwhile, Quest Holdings (AT:IQTr) added 4.50% or 0.500 points to end at 11.600 and Iktinos Hellas (AT:IKTr) was up 3.83% or 0.1100 points to 2.9800 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Jumbo SA (AT:BABr), which fell 2.93% or 0.470 points to trade at 15.550 at the close. Intracom Hold (AT:INRr) declined 2.88% or 0.025 points to end at 0.842 and Autohellas (AT:AUTr) was down 2.38% or 0.60 points to 25.00.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Athens Stock Exchange by 60 to 52 and 16 ended unchanged.
Shares in Iktinos Hellas (AT:IKTr) rose to 5-year highs; up 3.83% or 0.1100 to 2.9800.
Gold Futures for April delivery was up 0.44% or 5.80 to $1326.60 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in April fell 1.19% or 0.73 to hit $60.63 a barrel, while the May Brent oil contract fell 0.38% or 0.25 to trade at $64.70 a barrel.
EUR/USD was up 0.44% to 1.2394, while EUR/GBP fell 0.12% to 0.8865.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.28% at 89.64.