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Poland stocks higher at close of trade; WIG30 up 1.30%

Investing.com – Poland stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Banking, Telecoms and Energy sectors

Investing.com – Poland stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Banking, Telecoms and Energy sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Warsaw, the WIG30 rose 1.30%.

The best performers of the session on the WIG30 were CCC SA (WA:CCCP), which rose 5.93% or 11.30 points to trade at 201.80 at the close. Meanwhile, LPP SA (WA:LPPP) added 4.33% or 330.00 points to end at 7950.00 and Bank Polska Kasa Opieki SA (WA:PEO) was up 4.19% or 4.48 points to 111.33 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Kernel Holding SA (WA:KER), which fell 3.64% or 1.80 points to trade at 47.70 at the close. Kruk SA (WA:KRU) declined 2.77% or 4.75 points to end at 166.60 and Grupa Azoty SA (WA:ATTP) was down 1.93% or 0.62 points to 31.50.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Warsaw Stock Exchange by 279 to 208 and 162 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for February delivery was down 4.86% or 2.44 to $47.76 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in February fell 3.67% or 2.19 to hit $57.42 a barrel, while the February Gold Futures contract rose 0.02% or 0.30 to trade at $1252.10 a troy ounce.

EUR/PLN was up 0.06% to 4.2859, while USD/PLN fell 0.10% to 3.7711.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.05% at 96.500.