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Denmark stocks lower at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 down 0.23%

Investing.com – Denmark stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Industrials, Financials and Real Estate

Investing.com – Denmark stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Industrials, Financials and Real Estate sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Copenhagen, the OMX Copenhagen 20 lost 0.23%.

The best performers of the session on the OMX Copenhagen 20 were Genmab (CO:GEN), which rose 6.89% or 69.5 points to trade at 1077.5 at the close. Meanwhile, FLSmidth&Co. (CO:FLS) added 1.26% or 3.9 points to end at 314.1 and Chr. Hansen Holding A/S (CO:CHRH) was up 1.19% or 7.8 points to 663.4 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were AP Moeller - Maersk A/S B (CO:MAERSKb), which fell 10.12% or 948 points to trade at 8418 at the close. Danske Bank A/S (CO:DANSKE) declined 4.27% or 5.4 points to end at 121.0 and William Demant Holding AS (CO:WDH) was down 3.18% or 6.4 points to 195.0.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange by 70 to 67 and 14 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for April delivery was down 0.59% or 0.34 to $56.82 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in April fell 0.37% or 0.25 to hit $66.83 a barrel, while the April Gold Futures contract fell 1.42% or 19.15 to trade at $1328.75 a troy ounce.

USD/DKK was up 0.07% to 6.5855, while EUR/DKK rose 0.03% to 7.4617.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.21% at 96.498.