Germany stocks lower at close of trade; DAX down 3.08% -Breaking
Investing.com – Germany stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
Frankfurt closed with the index falling 3.08% and the index declining 2.97%. The index dropped 2.87%.
Deutsche Boerse AG, (ETR) was the best performer of the session. It rose by 0.93% to close at 151.95. Meanwhile, Symrise AG Inh. O.N. (ETR) dropped 0.49%, or 0.50 points, to finish at 101.00. Fresenius Medical Care KGAA ST was also down 0.51% (or 0.26 points) to 51.02.
These were the worst performers of the session. Deutsche Bank AG NA O.N. (ETR): The close was at 9.43, down 5.85% or 0.59 point. Siemens AG Class N, ETR:, fell 6.58 points or 5.41% to reach 115.10 Heidelbergcement AG O.N. (ETR:), was at 51.44 with a drop of 4.56%, or 2.46 points.
These were the top performers on MDAX Telefonica Deutschland Holding AG (ETR:), which rose 0.5% to 2.74 Vantage Towers AG (ETR) which rose 0.07% and settled at 29.28 United Internet AG NA (ETR :), which fell 0.17% to finish at 28.81
These were the worst performers Fuchs Petrolub AG VZO Pref, which fell 7.85% to 26.52 late trade in VZO Pref (ETR), Gerresheimer AG was (ETR), which lost 7.80%. It settled at 67.35 Siltronic AG (ETR:), which fell 6.78% to close at 83.90
Telefonica Deutschland Holding AG, (ETR) rose 0.51% at 2.74. Vantage Towers AG was also up 0.07% at 29.28. United Internet AG NA (ETR) lost 0.17% at closing at 28.81.
These were the worst performers Morphosys AG O.N. AG O.N. CompuGroup Medical AG O.N. (ETR) was at 43.38, down 5.7% from the beginning.
The Frankfurt Stock Exchange saw falling stocks surpass advancing stock by 611 to 78, while 73 ended the same.
Fresenius Medical Care KGAA ST – (ETR:), shares fell to five year lows. They dropped 0.51%, or 0.26 to 51.02. Fuchs Petroleumlub AG VZO Pref Shares (ETR:), fell to 5-year lowests. They dropped 7.85%, or 2.26 to 26,52. CompuGroup Medical AG O.N. Shares fell 7.85%, or 2.26 to 26.52. (ETR) dropped to 3.00%, or 2.62 to 43.38.
The, which tracks the implied volatility of DAX Options, increased 16.64% to 26,50
The August Gold Futures were up 1.9%, or 22.05 to $1.874.85 per troy ounce. In commodities trading, crude oil fell 0.70 percent or 0.58% to reach $120.81 per barrel in July. The August Brent oil contract dropped 0.872% to trade at $122.19 per barrel.
EUR/USD dropped 0.90% at 1.05, but EUR/GBP climbed 0.61% to 0.85.
US Dollar Index Futures were up by 0.94% to 104.19