Investing.com – Belgium stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in Brussels, the fell 0.07%.
The best performers of the session on the were UCB (BR:), which rose 2.39% or 1.47 points to trade at 63.06 at the close. Meanwhile, bpost NV (BR:) added 1.19% or 0.26 points to end at 21.67 and Engie SA (PA:) was up 0.87% or 0.12 points to 13.37 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Proximus NV (BR:), which fell 2.02% or 0.66 points to trade at 31.98 at the close. Galapagos NV (AS:) declined 1.71% or 1.280 points to end at 73.380 and ING Groep NV (AS:) was down 1.26% or 0.190 points to 14.930.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Brussels Stock Exchange by 63 to 52 and 11 ended unchanged.
Gold Futures for June delivery was down 0.44% or 5.59 to $ 1262.51 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in July fell 1.06% or 0.53 to hit $ 49.27 a barrel, while the August Brent oil contract fell 1.44% or 0.76 to trade at $ 51.88 a barrel.
EUR/USD was up 0.09% to 1.1176, while EUR/GBP rose 0.05% to 0.8701.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.05% at 97.28.
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