Investing.com – United Kingdom: The stock markets have finished the session down this Friday; the downturn in the sectors Electrical, industrial Metals, and mines, and Detailing general has 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 EasyJet PLC (LON:EZJ) in increase of 5.34% 52,00 points for a closing price of 1.025,00. In the second position, we find Provident Financial PLC (LON:PFG) and win 4,30% 19,80 points for a closing to 479,90. The title Tui AG (LON:TUIT) completes the top three with a growth of 3.65% 29,20 points for the end of the session to 828,20.
Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC (LON:HIK) sign the worst performance of the session, losing 2.52% in either 45,00 points for a closing price of 1.739,00. Ferguson Plc (LON:FERG) gives up 2,34% or 130,00 points and ends at 5.420,00. For its part, Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) loose 2,25% 15,60 points for a closing price of 677,20.
The titles in the drop exceeded the number of titles up to the London stock Exchange by 1105 values to 872 and 343 stable.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in June lost 0,84% 10,75 points, to $1.275,45 an ounce troy. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in June was down 0.11% or 0.07 points for a $62,80 per barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in July lost 0,70% or 0.51 points for a $72,11 the barrel.
The pair GBP/USD recorded a decrease of 0.55% to 1,2725, while the EUR/GBP pair has made 0,52% to 0,8774.