© Reuters. Germany stocks mixed at close of trade; DAX down 0.20%
Investing.com – Germany stocks were mixed after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher while losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Frankfurt, the declined 0.20%, while the index added 0.68%, and the index gained 0.45%.
The best performers of the session on the were Deutsche Post AG NA O.N. (ETR:), which rose 1.88% or 0.70 points to trade at 38.29 at the close. Meanwhile, Zalando SE (ETR:) added 1.68% or 0.47 points to end at 28.51 and Infineon Technologies AG NA O.N. (ETR:) was up 1.60% or 0.39 points to 24.69 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were HelloFresh SE (ETR:), which fell 9.41% or 3.11 points to trade at 29.94 at the close. Hannover Rueck SE (ETR:) declined 2.03% or 2.85 points to end at 137.75 and Fresenius SE & Co KGAA O.N. (ETR:) was down 1.97% or 0.55 points to 27.33.
The top performers on the MDAX were Uniper SE (ETR:) which rose 12.69% to 11.72, Delivery Hero AG (ETR:) which was up 7.85% to settle at 41.61 and Tag Immobilien AG (ETR:) which gained 7.14% to close at 9.60.
The worst performers were Rational AG (ETR:) which was down 3.01% to 644.00 in late trade, Telefonica Deutschland Holding AG (ETR:) which lost 2.51% to settle at 2.80 and Rheinmetall AG (ETR:) which was down 1.82% to 189.10 at the close.
The top performers on the TecDAX were Aixtron SE (ETR:) which rose 5.56% to 25.23, Kontron AG (ETR:) which was up 4.66% to settle at 14.36 and Morphosys AG O.N. (ETR:) which gained 3.78% to close at 22.52.
The worst performers were Telefonica Deutschland Holding AG (ETR:) which was down 2.51% to 2.80 in late trade, Siemens Healthineers AG (ETR:) which lost 1.92% to settle at 47.96 and 11 AG (ETR:) which was down 1.58% to 17.42 at the close.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange by 384 to 283 and 99 ended unchanged.
The , which measures the implied volatility of DAX options, was up 2.38% to 29.65.
Gold Futures for August delivery was down 0.57% or 9.75 to $1,700.95 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in September fell 0.72% or 0.73 to hit $100.01 a barrel, while the September Brent oil contract fell 0.53% or 0.57 to trade at $106.78 a barrel.
EUR/USD was unchanged 0.45% to 1.02, while EUR/GBP unchanged 0.19% to 0.85.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.37% at 106.95.