Investing.com – United Kingdom: The stock markets have finished the session down this Friday; the decline of the sectors, Equipment, services and distribution petroleum, Automobiles and parts, and Tobacco contributed to this decline.
The best performance of the session for the index Investing.com Uk 100 is to be put to the credit of the title Fresnillo PLC (LON:FRES) up 3.06% 22,80 points for a closing price of 768,00. In the second position, we find SSE PLC (LON:SSE) and win 2,81% 29,50 points for a closing to 1.078,50. The title National Grid PLC (LON:NG) completes the top three with an increase of 1.90% 14,80 points for the end of the session to 792,80.
Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC (LON:HIK) sign the worst performance of the session, losing 3.33 per cent is 54,50 points for a closing price of 1.580,00. Mediclinic International PLC (LON:MDCM) gives up to 2.99% 9,30 points and ends at 302,00. For its part, Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) loose 2,51% 48,00 points for a closing price of 1.865,00.
The titles in the drop exceeded the number of titles up to the London stock Exchange by 1474 values at 680 and 193 stable.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in June gained a 1.26% 16,20 points, to $1.303,30 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in July declined from 3.30% which is 1.87 points for a $54,72 per barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in August lost 3,37% or 2.20 points to a course of $63,13 per barrel.
The pair GBP/USD has recorded an increase of 0.15% to 1,2626, while the EUR/GBP pair took 0.13 per cent to 0,8838.