The main Portuguese stock index, PSI 20, closed the session this Friday, October 30, to appreciate 2,31%, to 3.952,48 points.
Raising the PSI 20 were Altri, which grew 3,56% to 3,31 euros, the BCP, which increased 8,03% to 0,07 euros, and Sonae SGPS, which valued 2,71 %, to 0,50 euros.
On positive ground are also Corticeira Amorim, which rose 1,67%, to 9,72 euros, Galp, which grew 2,17%, to 6,96 euros, construction company Mota-Engil, which rose 1,85%, to 1,10 euros and Navigator, which grew 1,34%, to 1,88 euros.
Trading with a 'red' sign at the close of the session were only Jerónimo Martins, which fell 0,83%, to 13,71 euros, and Sonae Capital, which fell 0,26%, to 0,77 euros.
“European stock exchanges are mostly up, with DAX and Footsie100 in the main exceptions. The PSI20 led European gains and appreciated 2,1%, driven by BCP, which shot up more than 8% after reporting its accounts. EDP was also excited after presenting results ”, says market analyst at Millennium investment banking, Ramiro Loureiro.
In the main European stock exchanges, in Germany, the DAX falls 0,37%, in the United Kingdom, the FTSE 100 rises 0,01%, the French CAC 40 increases 0,55%. In Spain, the IBEX35 grows 0,61% and in Italy the FTSE MIB rises 0,39%.
The Brent barrel price depreciates 1,41%, to $ 37,72, while the WTI crude price falls 1,91%, to $ 35,48 per barrel.
In the foreign exchange market, the euro depreciated 0,18%, to 1,16 dollars.