Investing.com – The shares of Italy were higher at the end of Friday; Growth in the Travel & Leisure, Technology and Health sectors contributed to this.
The best performers of the session at Investing.com Italy 40 were Stmicroelectronics (MI: STM), which rose 4.65% or 0.650 points to be traded at 14,620 at the close. In second place we find Recordati (MI: RECI) who wins 3.12% or 1.09 points for a final score at 36.03. The title Freni Brembo SpA (MI: BRBI) completes this top trio with an increase of 3.10% or 0.33 points for a session ending at 10.98.
Banco Bpm SpA (MI: BAMI) reported the worst session performance, falling by 1.85% or 0.037 points to trade at 1.996. Saipem SpA (MI: SPMI) drops by 1.67% or 0.0820 points and ends at 4.8240. Bper Banca SpA (MI: EMII) for its part loses 0.61% or 0.022 points for a final price of 3,609.
The rising shares surpassed the falling values on the Milan Stock Exchange with 219 to 176 and 23 ended unchanged.
Recordati (MI: RECI) titles moved to a 52-week high, after giving 3.12% or 1.09 points for a price of 36.03.
On the other hand, crude april delivery oil lost 0.31% or 0.18 points to $ 58.43 per barrel. On other commodities, Brent's delivery for May fell by 0.31% or 0.21 points for a price of $ 67.02 per barrel, while gold for April's delivery was 0.54% or 7.05 points for a price of $ 1,302.15 per troy ounce.
EUR / USD increased by 0.15% to 1.1320, while the EUR / GBP decreased by 0.12% to 0.8524.