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Poland stocks higher at close of trade; WIG30 up 0.96%

Investing.com – Poland stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Media, Oil&Gas and Developers sectors

Investing.com – Poland stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Media, Oil&Gas and Developers sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Warsaw, the WIG30 gained 0.96% to hit a new 3-months high.

The best performers of the session on the WIG30 were Gornictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo SA (WA:PGN), which rose 3.74% or 0.27 points to trade at 7.49 at the close. Meanwhile, Dino Polska SA (WA:DNP) added 3.40% or 3.45 points to end at 104.85 and CD Projekt SA (WA:CDR) was up 2.65% or 4.30 points to 166.60 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Jastrzebska Spotka Weglowa SA (WA:JSW), which fell 2.29% or 1.51 points to trade at 64.57 at the close. Tauron Polska Energia SA (WA:TPE) declined 1.35% or 0.030 points to end at 2.190 and PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna SA (WA:PGE) was down 1.07% or 0.11 points to 10.14.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Warsaw Stock Exchange by 260 to 187 and 189 ended unchanged.

Shares in Gornictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo SA (WA:PGN) rose to all time highs; up 3.74% or 0.27 to 7.49.

Crude oil for February delivery was down 0.35% or 0.18 to $51.93 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in March rose 0.21% or 0.13 to hit $60.77 a barrel, while the February Gold Futures contract rose 0.49% or 6.35 to trade at $1294.75 a troy ounce.

EUR/PLN was down 0.19% to 4.2818, while USD/PLN fell 0.13% to 3.7547.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.02% at 95.653.