Sunday April 26, 2015 Search
Weather | Athens
14o C
09o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Momentum drags bourse further down

The bourse benchmark contained its mid-day losses of over 1.1 percent to end its third consecutive session of decline losing no more than just 0.10 percent on Wednesday, while turnover went back down to disappointing levels.

The Athens Exchange (ATHEX) general index ended at 1,194.78 points, from Tuesday’s 1,195.96 points. The large-cap FTSE/ATHEX 25 index contracted 0.09 percent to close at 383.86 points, while mid-caps actually expanded by 0.05 percent.

The declining momentum has been contained though it would be too much to expect August to reverse the trend, even if Moody’s upgrades Greece’s sovereign credit rating tomorrow. The September inspection by Greece’s creditors and the risk of a possible snap election still weigh heavily on investors’ minds.

Motor Oil outperformed adding 1.10 percent and Coca-Cola HBC climbed 0.96 percent, but METKA contracted 2.12 percent, Terna Energy gave up 2.01 percent and National Bank dropped 1.59 percent.

In total 50 stocks registered gains, 53 recorded a decline and 21 remained unchanged.

Turnover amounted to 67.7 million euros, compared with Tuesday’s 81.3 million.

ekathimerini.com , Wednesday Jul 30, 2014 (20:01)  
Construction material costs slide anew
Navios taps German shipping opportunities
Gov’t eyes state company reserves
Thessaly stores likely to remain closed on first Sunday of spring sales
FM warns against a lose-lose situation [Update]
Germany will have to decide whether it wants to support Greece or make an example of the SYRIZA-led administration, Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias said on Friday. “Do they want to support us...
PM tries to appease mayors, regional governors over cash bill
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met regional governors and mayors over the weekend in a bid to overcome their objections to a decision by the government forcing local authorities to hand over ...
Inside News
WATER POLO
Olympiakos wins Euro crown in women´s water polo
The women’s water polo team of Olympiakos won its first ever LEN Euro League at the Final Four it hosted in Piraeus by beating holder Sabadell from Spain 10-9 in Saturday’s final. After defe...
SOCCER
Rival soccer fan clashes leave man stabbed
One man was stabbed and several others slightly injured as rival Thessaloniki club fans clashed late on Friday at an event held by Aris supporters. Reports from Greece’s second city stated t...
Inside Sports
COMMENTARY
Five years ago
This week marks five years since Greece officially entered a period of crisis when then Prime Minister George Papandreou announced that the country would seek a bailout from the eurozone and...
EDITORIAL
Slippery slope
The extremely divisive language that is currently being used by parliamentary deputies and coalition ministers is both unacceptable and dangerous. It is high time that the tired, old argumen...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
 RECENT NEWS
1. Olympiakos wins Euro crown in women´s water polo
2. FM warns against a lose-lose situation [Update]
3. PM tries to appease mayors, regional governors over cash bill
4. Poll: Large majority of Greeks want compromise with lenders
5. Police rescue 69 migrants from Evros River
6. Thessaloniki nanny denies abusing toddler
more news
Today
This Week
1. Five years ago
2. PM tries to appease mayors, regional governors over cash bill
3. Poll: Large majority of Greeks want compromise with lenders
4. FM warns against a lose-lose situation [Update]
5. Greece not playing a game of chicken on debt
6. Slippery slope
Today
This Week
1. Greek government's popularity takes a hit as talks drag on
2. It's up to the Greek government to ensure deal with lenders, says ECB's Coeure
3. Europe's collision course with Greece
4. Leaving the past in the past
5. The price of compromise
6. Denialism
   Find us ...
  ... on
Twitter
     ... on Facebook   
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2015, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.