Investing.com – United Kingdom: The stock markets have finished the session higher on Friday; the progress of the sectors electronic and electrical Equipment, fixed Telecommunications, and Tobacco has contributed to this increase.
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 4.21% is 19,40 points for a closing price of 480,00. In the second position, we find British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) who wins 3,38%, that is 98,50 points for a closing to 3.014,00. The title Tui AG (LON:TUIT) completes the top three with an increase of 3.37% is 24,20 points for the end of the session to 743,20.
Royal Mail PLC (LON:RMG), sign the worst performance of the session, losing 3,73% is 7,60 points for a closing price of 195,90. Marks and Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) gives up of 1.34%, that is 3,00 points and ends at 220,50. For its part, Next PLC (LON:NXT) loose to 1.04%, or 60.00 in points for a closing price of 5.716,00.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of securities drop on the London stock Exchange by 1479 values at 689 and 235 stable.
The titles Marks and Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) have decreased and reached a low , after releasing of 1.34%, that is 3,00 points for a course 220,50.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in August gained 0.36 per cent to be of 4.85 points, to $1.347,55 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in July rose by 1.83 percent being 0.96 points for a over $53,55 the barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in August, gained 1.88 per cent giving 1.16 points for a $62,83 per barrel.
The pair GBP/USD has recorded an increase of 0.42% to 1,2752, while the EUR/GBP pair has made 0,21% to 0,8894.