Greece stocks higher at close of trade; Athens General Composite up 0.09%
At the close in Athens, the Athens General Composite rose 0.09%.
The best performers of the session on the Athens General Composite were Folli Follie (AT:HDFr), which rose 8.19% or 0.70 points to trade at 9.25 at the close. Meanwhile, Intralot (AT:INLr) added 4.09% or 0.036 points to end at 0.916 and Selonda Aquaculture SA (AT:SELr) was up 3.43% or 0.0055 points to 0.1660 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Crete Plastics SA (AT:PLAKR), which fell 3.55% or 0.500 points to trade at 13.600 at the close. Flexopack SA (AT:FLXr) declined 3.47% or 0.2500 points to end at 6.9500 and Marfin Invest (AT:MRFr) was down 2.28% or 0.003 points to 0.137.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Athens Stock Exchange by 61 to 54 and 15 ended unchanged.
Gold Futures for June delivery was up 0.12% or 1.60 to $1315.30 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in June rose 2.77% or 1.91 to hit $70.97 a barrel, while the July Brent oil contract rose 2.90% or 2.17 to trade at $77.02 a barrel.
EUR/USD was down 0.03% to 1.1862, while EUR/GBP fell 0.33% to 0.8732.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.06% at 92.88.
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