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Poland stocks higher at close of trade; WIG30 up 0.94%

Investing.com – Poland stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Chemicals and Energy sectors

Investing.com – Poland stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Chemicals and Energy sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Warsaw, the WIG30 added 0.94%.

The best performers of the session on the WIG30 were Energa SA (WA:ENGP), which rose 4.83% or 0.41 points to trade at 8.89 at the close. Meanwhile, mBank SA (WA:MBK) added 4.43% or 18.00 points to end at 424.20 and Tauron Polska Energia SA (WA:TPE) was up 3.81% or 0.080 points to 2.180 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were ING Bank Śląski SA (WA:INGP), which fell 2.76% or 5.20 points to trade at 183.40 at the close. CD Projekt SA (WA:CDR) declined 1.29% or 1.90 points to end at 145.60 and Play Communications SA (WA:PLY) was down 0.86% or 0.18 points to 20.74.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Warsaw Stock Exchange by 292 to 199 and 167 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for February delivery was up 1.37% or 0.61 to $45.22 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in March rose 0.55% or 0.29 to hit $53.02 a barrel, while the February Gold Futures contract rose 0.02% or 0.30 to trade at $1281.40 a troy ounce.

EUR/PLN was up 0.34% to 4.3060, while USD/PLN rose 0.21% to 3.7625.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.08% at 95.922.