Investing.com – Denmark stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Copenhagen, the rose 0.84% to hit a new all time high.
The best performers of the session on the were Chr. Hansen Holding A/S (CSE:), which rose 3.81% or 20.0 points to trade at 545.0 at the close. Meanwhile, Oersted A/S (CSE:) added 2.12% or 15.40 points to end at 743.00 and William Demant Holding A/S (CSE:) was up 1.53% or 3.5 points to 232.2 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Lundbeck A/S (CSE:), which fell 0.95% or 2.5 points to trade at 260.5 at the close. Danske Bank A/S (CSE:) declined 0.61% or 0.8 points to end at 121.5 and ISS A/S (CSE:) was down 0.24% or 0.40 points to 169.50.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange by 82 to 43 and 24 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for March delivery was up 0.41% or 0.21 to $51.63 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in April rose 0.73% or 0.41 to hit $56.75 a barrel, while the April Gold Futures contract rose 0.44% or 6.95 to trade at $1585.75 a troy ounce.
USD/DKK was up 0.04% to 6.8938, while EUR/DKK rose 0.02% to 7.4709.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.06% at 99.015.
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