France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.57%
01 Jun 2021
France stocks were lower after the close on Monday.At the close in Paris, the CAC 40 fell 0.57%, while the SBF 120 index lost 0.52%.
The best performers of the session on the CAC 40 were ArcelorMittal SA , which rose 1.51% or 0.40 points to trade at 26.89 at the close. Meanwhile, Stellantis NV added 1.09% or 0.18 points to end at 16.25 and Hermes International SCA was up 0.74% or 8.50 points to 1152.50 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were WFD Unibail Rodamco NV , which fell 1.37% or 0.99 points to trade at 71.18 at the close. Airbus Group SE declined 1.24% or 1.34 points to end at 106.66 and Sanofi SA was down 1.13% or 0.99 points to 86.97.
The top performers on the SBF 120 were Mcphy Energy which rose 4.70% to 28.08, SES which was up 3.34% to settle at 7.06 and CGG SA which gained 2.30% to close at 0.890.
The worst performers were Solutions 30 SE which was down 5.19% to 5.38 in late trade, Maisons du Monde SAS which lost 3.07% to settle at 22.10 and Ipsen SA which was down 2.22% to 82.78 at the close.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing one’s on the Paris Stock Exchange by 293 to 291 and 81 ended unchanged.
Shares in Stellantis NV rose to all time highs; rising 1.09% or 0.18 to 16.25. Shares in Hermes International SCA rose to all time highs; up 0.74% or 8.50 to 1152.50.
The CAC 40 VIX, which measures the implied volatility of CAC 40 options, was unchanged 0% to 18.96 a new 3-months low.
Gold Futures for August delivery was up 0.12% or 2.30 to $1907.60 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in July rose 0.86% or 0.57 to hit $66.89 a barrel, while the August Brent oil contract rose 0.89% or 0.61 to trade at $69.33 a barrel.
The FTSE MIB climbed up by 0.01% to 25,170.04. In the cash markets, the DAX futures Germany was trading down 0.64% to 15,421.17. CAC 40 futures in France fell by 0.57% to 6,447.60 while the FTSE 100 futures in the U.K. was up by 0.04% to 7,022.93 ,at the time of writing.