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Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 0.88%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Industrials, Agriculture and Services sectors

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Industrials, Agriculture and Services sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP rose 0.88%.

The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Pfgrupoarg (CN:ARG_p), which rose 5.39% or 680.0 points to trade at 13300.0 at the close. Meanwhile, Ecopetrol SA (CN:ECO) added 4.71% or 120.0 points to end at 2670.0 and Almacenes Exito SA (CN:IMI) was up 2.35% or 280.0 points to 12200.0 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Grupoaval (CN:GAA), which fell 4.15% or 39.0 points to trade at 901.0 at the close. Conconcret (CN:CIC) declined 4.00% or 14.0 points to end at 336.0 and Canacol Energy Ltd (CN:CNE) was down 3.68% or 350.0 points to 9150.0.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Colombia Stock Exchange by 9 to 5 and 3 ended unchanged.

Shares in Grupoaval (CN:GAA) fell to 5-year lows; falling 4.15% or 39.0 to 901.0.

US coffee C for March delivery was up 4.16% or 4.15 to $103.85 . Elsewhere in commodities trading, US cocoa for delivery in March rose 6.91% or 157.00 to hit $2428.00 , while the February Gold Futures contract fell 0.26% or 3.30 to trade at $1268.50 a troy ounce.

USD/COP was down 0.39% to 3283.50, while BRL/COP fell 0.85% to 837.07.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.66% at 96.637.