French shares down 1.33 pct Thursday

  • World
  • Friday, 21 Aug 2020

PARIS, Aug. 20 (Xinhua) -- French shares lost on Thursday, with the benchmark Paris CAC 40 down 1.33 percent, or 65.99 points, to close at 4,911.24 points.

Of the 40 selected large companies, 37 lost in the day.

French multinational automobile manufacturer Renault lost 4.86 percent. International steel producer ArcelorMittal SA and French water and waste group Veolia Environment went down by 4.08 percent and 3.22 percent respectively.

European commercial real estate company Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield SE advanced 2.86 percent, French multinational hospitality company Accor rose 2.25 percent, and French multinational advertising and public relations company Publicis Groupe edged up 0.35 percent.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3

Did you find this article insightful?


Next In World

New coronavirus infections in France remain on downward trend
Palestinian teen killed by Israeli forces in protest, Palestinians say
Pompeo imposes visa restrictions on Chinese accused of quashing dissent
Putin demands extensive use of AI tech in Russia
U.S. House votes to decriminalize marijuana at federal level
Spotlight: U.S. labor market recovery losing momentum as COVID-19 cases surge
World Bank grants Morocco 400-mln-USD loan
Austria starts mass coronavirus tests in run-up to Christmas
Pompeo says violence levels in Afghanistan 'unacceptably high'
Jerusalem church suffers damage in arson near Garden of Gethsemane

Stories You'll Enjoy