Athens Stock Exchange opening: Decline
Equity prices were dropping on Wednesday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 0.82 percent, standing at 712.22 points at 11.00 am and turnover at 5.56 million euros.
The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was down 1.05 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was down 0.22 percent.
On individual sector indices, the biggest gains were in Food and Beverages (+1.42 percent) and in Raw Materials (+0.59 percent).
The heaviest losses were in Banks (-7.18 percent), Telecoms (-1.93 percent) and Financial Services (-1.08 percent).
Of the stocks traded, 14 were up, 28 were down and 6 were unchanged.
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