The WIG Ukraine stands at its highest level since April 2013 and the UX is at its highest level since October 2015
KYIV, Jan 23, 2017 (UBO) – Investors demonstrate their confidence in Ukraine’s future by continuing to purchase Ukrainian stocks. Concorde Capital wraps up last week’s trading in today’s market comment below:
Ukrainian equities concluded the week calmly on Friday, Jan. 20. The WIG Ukraine Index of Warsaw-traded stocks rose 0.2%, finishing the week at a 4.2% gain and reaching its highest level since April 2013. Sunflower oil maker Kernel (KER PW) improved 0.6%, concluding the week at a 0.5% loss. In London, iron ore miner and pellet maker Ferrexpo (FXPO LN) slid 3.0%, finishing the week at a 1.0% decline. Investors took their profit off natural gas E&P Regal Petroleum (RPT LN), which dropped 9.1% after skyrocketing 45.7% to its highest price since August 2015, concluding the week at a 48.1% advance. The Ukrainian Exchange (UX) Index of Kyiv-traded stocks 0.3%, extending its win streak to four straight sessions at a 5.1% advance. It reached its highest level since October 2015.
For charts of last session top-3 map, last session performance and more, link below: