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Poland stocks lower at close of trade; WIG30 down 0.87%

Investing.com – Poland stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Energy, Banking and Food sectors

Investing.com – Poland stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Energy, Banking and Food sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Warsaw, the WIG30 fell 0.87%.

The best performers of the session on the WIG30 were Play Communications SA (WA:PLY), which rose 2.20% or 0.42 points to trade at 19.50 at the close. Meanwhile, Grupa Azoty SA (WA:ATTP) added 2.15% or 0.66 points to end at 31.32 and KGHM Polska Miedz SA (WA:KGH) was up 1.98% or 1.70 points to 87.50 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Alior Bank SA (WA:ALRR), which fell 8.96% or 4.91 points to trade at 49.89 at the close. CCC SA (WA:CCCP) declined 5.97% or 11.70 points to end at 184.30 and Energa SA (WA:ENGP) was down 5.92% or 0.57 points to 9.06.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Warsaw Stock Exchange by 254 to 213 and 175 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for January delivery was up 1.29% or 0.66 to $51.66 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in February rose 0.60% or 0.36 to hit $60.33 a barrel, while the February Gold Futures contract rose 0.02% or 0.30 to trade at $1249.70 a troy ounce.

EUR/PLN was up 0.18% to 4.3012, while USD/PLN rose 0.54% to 3.8012.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.25% at 97.430.