Investing.com – United Kingdom: The stock markets have finished the session higher on Friday; the growth sectors industrial Metals & mining, industrial Transportation, and Electric has contributed to this increase.
In closing in London, the index Investing.com United Kingdom 100 rose 0.68%.
The best performance of the session for the index Investing.com Uk 100 is to be put to the credit of the title Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) increase of 10.39% 43,30 points for a closing price of 460,00. In the second position, we find Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG) who wins 6,42% 12,70 points for a closing to 210,60. The title Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL) completes the top three with an increase 5.45% at 19.50 points for the end of the session to 377,10.
Old Mutual Ltd (LON:EMO), sign the worst performance of the session, losing 3,53% 4,20 points for a closing price of 114,66. International Consolidated Airlines Group SA (LON:ICAG) abandons of 2.17%, or 10.40 to points and ends at 468,40. For its part, Paddy Power, Betfair PLC (LON:SCH) loose 1,83% 106,00 points for a closing price of 5.676,00.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of securities drop on the London stock Exchange by 1306 values 843 and 209 stable.
Securities International Consolidated Airlines Group SA (LON:ICAG) fell and reached a low of 52 weeks, after the abandonment of 2.17%, or 10.40 to the points for a course of 468,40.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in June lost 0.10% is equivalent to 1.25 points, to $1.284,15 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in July rose by 0.98% at 0.57 points for a $58,48 a barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in July gained 0,97% 0.66 points for a $68,42 per barrel.
The pair GBP/USD has recorded an increase of 0.56% to 1,2725, while the EUR/GBP pair fell 0.26% to 0,8809.