Investing.com – The UK Stock Exchange closed higher on Tuesday; Sector gains, indexes lead higher.
At the close in London, it was up 0.18%, reaching a new high in one month.
Among the leading stocks today in today’s session was Avast PLC (LON :), whose value rose 5.86%, or 24.60 points, to settle at 444.60 at the close. This is followed by Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust PLC (LON :), which rose 5.78% or 61.00 points to close at 1,117.00, then GMK Norilskiy Nikel PAO DRC (LON :), which rose 5.26%, 1.54 points, until the index was ignored. The session is at 30.84.
To the tail of the pointer is over Standard life Aberdeen PLC (LON 🙂 which fell 7.18%, or 22.90 points, to close at 296.10. Anglo American Meanwhile, PLC (LON 🙂 4.41% cut 133.0 points, and closed at 2885.5, while Rio Tinto PLC (LON:) lost 3.66% or 221.0 points to 5,819.0.
The number of green numbers outnumbered the red on the London Stock Exchange by 1,377 to 862, and it closed steadily 203.
Gold futures for April delivery rose 2.21%, or $ 37.05 an ounce. Regarding other commodities, crude oil futures for April delivery fell 1.75% or $ 1.14 to settle at $ 63.91 a barrel, while Brent crude oil futures for May delivery slipped 1.19%, 0.81, to $ 67.43 a barrel.
The GBP / USD was up 0.54% to 1.3898, while EUR / GBP was down 0.05% to 0.8560.
The dollar index fell 0.38% to 91.980.