Denmark stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 up 2.00% © Reuters. Denmark stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 up 2.00%
Investing.com – Denmark stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Software & Computer Services, Technology and Healthcare sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Copenhagen, the OMX Copenhagen 20 gained 2.00%.
The best performers of the session on the OMX Copenhagen 20 were Demant A/S (CSE:DEMANT), which rose 4.20% or 14.3 points to trade at 354.7 at the close. Meanwhile, DSV Panalpina A/S (CSE:DSV) added 3.09% or 50.0 points to end at 1666.5 and Carlsberg A/S B (CSE:CARLb) was up 3.05% or 30.5 points to 1030.5 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Novozymes A/S B (CSE:NZYMb), which fell 0.25% or 1.2 points to trade at 487.8 at the close. Tryg A/S (CSE:TRYG) added 0.13% or 0.2 points to end at 149.9 and Ambu A/S (CSE:AMBUb) was up 0.33% or 0.7 points to 214.3.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange by 98 to 55 and 15 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for November delivery was up 0.31% or 0.22 to $70.36 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in November rose 0.43% or 0.32 to hit $74.24 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract rose 1.03% or 18.25 to trade at $1782.05 a troy ounce.
USD/DKK was up 0.08% to 6.3451, while EUR/DKK rose 0.04% to 7.4364.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.01% at 93.248.