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Unior leads Slovenian blue-chip gainers, Krka recoup losses

Unior leads Slovenian blue-chip gainers, Krka recoup losses Author: Ljubljana Stock Exchange Rights: All rights reserved

LJUBLJANA (Slovenia), July 17 (SeeNews) – Hand tools manufacturer Unior [LJE:UKIG] fell the most among the blue-chip companies on the Ljubljana Stock Exchange on Wednesday, bourse data showed.

Unior's shares closed 1.27% lower at 15.5 euro.

Pharmaceuticals producer Krka [LJE:KRKG] recorded the biggest gains among the blue chips on Wednesday, partly erasing loses recorded in the previous session.

The company closed at 60.4 euro, up 0.33%. On Tuesday, Krka’s shares closed 5.05% lower at 60.2 euro.

The pharmaceuticals producer generated also the largest share, of 820,330 euro, of LJSE's total daily trading turnover.

The bourse's total turnover rose to 1.0 million euro ($1.1 million) on Wednesday from 314,110 euro on Tuesday.

The blue-chip SBITOP index, which tracks the most liquid and capitalised stocks on the LJSE, ended Wednesday's session 0.21% lower at 867.11 points.

($=0.8903 euro)