German shares edge down Friday


By UnreguserZuo Wei
  • World
  • Saturday, 29 Aug 2020

FRANKFURT, Aug. 28 (Xinhua) -- German stocks edged down on Friday, with the benchmark DAX index down 63.16 points, or 0.48 percent, to close at 13,033.20 points.

Deutsche Post lost 3.12 percent, the top loser among the blue chips, followed by renal dialysis equipment supplier Fresenius Medical and multinational chemical and pharmaceutical company Bayer which lost 2.69 percent and 2.67 percent respectively.

Reinsurance company Munich Re gained 1.66 percent, becoming the top gainer. Housing company Vonovia and German insurance and financial services company Allianz advanced 1.04 percent and 0.90 percent respectively.

Bayer was the most traded share with a turnover of 284.49 million euros (338.97 million U.S. dollars).

China's Haier, a leading global household appliances manufacturer listed in Frankfurt in 2018, added 1.32 percent to close at 0.74 euros per share on Friday.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In World

Thich Nhat Hanh, poetic peace activist and master of mindfulness, dies at 95
Honduras' next president blasts party for 'betrayal' in Congress
'Something has changed': young, female-led Cabinet reflects Chile's modern twist
U.S. calls on Bosnian leaders to stop divisive rhetoric, actions
S.African court postpones ruling on objection to Amazon HQ on sacred land
Blinken talks Iran with Lavrov, sees only brief window to reach nuclear deal
Ukraine crisis: what next after the Blinken-Lavrov talks?
Analysis-First rebellion against Johnson was doomed; the next may not be
Canada's Trudeau vows action after four freeze to death in 'mind blowing' tragedy
French court finds former top Sarkozy aides guilty in polling fraud trial

Others Also Read


Vouchers