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Gains in Cinkarna Celje support rise in Slovenia's main share index

Gains in Cinkarna Celje support rise in Slovenia's main share index Author: Ljubljana Stock Exchange Rights: All rights reserved

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), November 7 (SeeNews) – Chemicals producer Cinkarna Celje [LJE:CICG] posted the biggest gains among the blue-chip companies on the Ljubljana Stock Exchange (LJSE) for a second straight session on Thursday, contributing to a rise in the main share index, LJSE data showed.

Cinkarna Celje's shares closed at 187.0 euro, up 1.63%. On Wednesday, the company's share price rose 2.22% to 184.0 euro.

The SBITOP index, which tracks the most liquid and capitalised stocks on the LJSE, closed at 866.98 points, up 0.24%.

Nova Ljubljanska Banka [LJSE:NLBR] fell the most among the blue chips. The bank’s shares closed 0.72% lower at 55.4 euro.

Pharmaceuticals producer Krka [LJE:KRKG] generated the largest portion of LJSE's trading turnover on Thursday – 202,200 euro.

The LJSE's total trading turnover fell to 623,490 euro ($690,569) from 910,170 euro on Wednesday.

($ = 0.90276 euro)

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