Investing.com – Belgium: The stock markets have finished the session up this Friday, the progression of the sectors, consumer Services, public Services, and Telecommunications has contributed to this increase.
The best performance of the session for the BEL 20 index is a credit to the Solvay SA (BR:SOLB) increase of 2.34% is 1,98 points for a closing price of 86,58. In the second position, we find Telenet Group Holding NV (BR:TNET) who wins 1,95%, or 0.94, up points to a fence 49,24. The title Proximus NV (BR:PROX) completes the top three with an increase of 1.75% or 0.45 points for the end of the session to 26,16.
Umicore SA (BR:UMI), sign the worst performance of the session, losing 1,98% representing 0.54 points for a closing price of 26,77. KBC (BR:KBC) abandons 1,60%, or 0,940 points and ends at 57,800. For its part, Ontex Group (BR:ONTEX) loose is 0.78%, that is, 0,11 points for a closing price of 13,95.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of titles down on the Brussels stock Exchange by 68 values to 40 and 17 stable.
The securities Ontex Group (BR:ONTEX) have decreased, and reached a historic low, after releasing a 0.78% or 0,11 points for a course of 13,95.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in August gained 0.25 per cent is 3,35 points, to $1.346,05 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in July rose 1.69% or 0,89 points for a $53,48 a barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in August gained 1.78 per cent, or 1,10 points for a $62,77 barrel.
The pair EUR/USD has recorded an increase of 0.57% to 1,1338, while the pair EUR/GBP has taken a 0.25% to 0,8897.