© Reuters. France stocks higher at close of trade; CAC 40 up 0.83%
Investing.com – France stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Paris, the gained 0.83% to hit a new 5-year high, while the index added 0.87%.
The best performers of the session on the were Renault SA (PA:), which rose 7.05% or 2.43 points to trade at 36.90 at the close. Meanwhile, Capgemini SE (PA:) added 3.04% or 4.65 points to end at 157.40 and Worldline SA (PA:) was up 2.32% or 1.78 points to 78.44 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Pernod Ricard SA (PA:), which fell 0.70% or 1.25 points to trade at 178.50 at the close.
Air Liquide SA (PA:) declined 0.45% or 0.64 points to end at 140.68 and Schneider Electric SE (PA:) was down 0.43% or 0.56 points to 130.14.
The top performers on the SBF 120 were SCOR SE (PA:) which rose 8.43% to 28.30, Renault SA (PA:) which was up 7.05% to settle at 36.90 and Edenred SA (PA:) which gained 4.20%