FRANKFURT, Oct. 14 (Xinhua) -- German stocks closed flat on Wednesday, with the benchmark DAX index up 9.07 points, or 0.07 percent, to close at 13,028.06 points.
European multinational online food-delivery service Delivery Hero won the most among the blue chips, with its shares up 4.69 percent. Energy group RWE and automotive supplier Continental rose by 1.30 percent and 1.29 percent respectively.
Pharmaceutical company Merck lost the most among the blue chips, by falling 1.69 percent. Multinational building materials company HeidelbergCement and reinsurance company Munich Re went down by 1.45 percent and 1.24 percent respectively.
Multinational chemical and pharmaceutical company Bayer was the most-traded share with a turnover of 166.55 million euros (195.70 million U.S. dollars).
China's Haier, a leading global household appliances manufacturer listed in Frankfurt in 2018, rose 4.42 percent to close at 0.850 euros per share on Wednesday.