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France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.26%

May 17, 2024

France stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Oil & Gas, Healthcare and Basic Materials sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Paris, the CAC 40 lost 0.26%, while the SBF 120 index fell 0.10%.

The best performers of the session on the CAC 40 were Carrefour SA (EPA:CARR), which rose 1.73% or 0.28 points to trade at 16.50 at the close. Meanwhile, Credit Agricole SA (EPA:CAGR) added 1.38% or 0.22 points to end at 15.84 and Compagnie Generale des Etablissements Michelin SCA (EPA:MICP) was up 1.17% or 0.43 points to 37.30 in late trade.