Athens Stock Exchange: Equity prices rise on Tuesday

Equity prices were rising on Tuesday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index up 0.05 percent, standing at 659.66 points at 11.00 am and turnover at 1.80 million euros.

The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was up 0.21 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was up 0.62 percent.

On individual sector indices the biggest gains were in Raw Materials (+0.95 percent) and Personal & Household (+0.84 percent).

The heaviest losses were in Food (-1.47 percent) and Travel & Leisure (-0.46 percent).

Of the stocks traded, 25 were up, 18 were down and 9 were unchanged.