Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC down 0.22%

11/01/2019 21:29:00 Stock Market

Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Telecoms Services, Healthcare and Consumer Staples sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC lost 0.22%.

The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were Gentera SAB de CV (MX:GENTERA), which rose 3.94% or 0.610 points to trade at 16.090 at the close. Meanwhile, Grupo Financiero Inbursa , SAB De CV (MX:GFINBURO) added 3.29% or 0.930 points to end at 29.230 and Grupo Financiero Banorte (MX:GFNORTEO) was up 2.99% or 3.100 points to 106.710 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Genomma Lab Internacional SAB De CV (MX:LABB), which fell 3.81% or 0.510 points to trade at 12.880 at the close. PINFRA SAB De CV (MX:PINFRA) declined 3.38% or 6.57 points to end at 188.02 and El Puerto De Liverpool Sab De CV (MX:LIVEPOLC1) was down 2.40% or 3.23 points to 131.26.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Mexico Stock Exchange by 137 to 128 and 14 ended unchanged.

Gold Futures for February delivery was up 0.07% or 0.85 to $1288.25 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in February fell 1.71% or 0.90 to hit $51.69 a barrel, while the March Brent oil contract fell 1.83% or 1.13 to trade at $60.55 a barrel.

USD/MXN was up 0.05% to 19.1333, while EUR/MXN fell 0.26% to 21.9305.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.16% at 95.268.