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Greece stocks lower at close of trade; Athens General Composite down 0.80%

Investing.com – Greece stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Travel, Media and Retail sectors

Investing.com – Greece stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Travel, Media and Retail sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Athens, the Athens General Composite declined 0.80%.

The best performers of the session on the Athens General Composite were Iktinos Hellas (AT:IKTr), which rose 16.87% or 0.7000 points to trade at 4.8500 at the close. Meanwhile, Elton S.A. (AT:ELNr) added 6.01% or 0.070 points to end at 1.235 and Piraeus Bank SA (AT:BOPr) was up 5.94% or 0.045 points to 0.803 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Intralot (AT:INLr), which fell 4.44% or 0.020 points to trade at 0.430 at the close. Attica Bank SA (AT:BOAr) declined 4.22% or 0.005 points to end at 0.113 and Eurobank Ergasias SA (AT:EURBr) was down 3.88% or 0.0195 points to 0.4830.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Athens Stock Exchange by 54 to 41 and 15 ended unchanged.

Gold Futures for February delivery was down 0.38% or 4.80 to $1263.10 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in February fell 0.24% or 0.11 to hit $45.77 a barrel, while the February Brent oil contract fell 1.47% or 0.80 to trade at $53.55 a barrel.

EUR/USD was down 0.26% to 1.1416, while EUR/GBP fell 0.42% to 0.9006.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.39% at 96.097.