Greek stocks ended higher in the Athens Stock Exchange on Friday, following three consecutive sessions of losses during which the basic index had registered total losses of 3.74 pct.
According to analysts, the market rallied technically to improve evaluations, as today is the last day of the first half of the year.
The general index rose 1.28 pct to end at 757.57 points. The index ended the week with a drop of 1.761 pct, rising 0.23 pct in June and dropping 5.58 pct so far this year.
The Large Cap index rose 1.73 pct and the Mid Cap index ended 1.76 pct lower. Turnover was 57.019 million euros in volume of 47,738,371 shares.
Fourlis (3.99 pct), Piraeus (2.96 pct), and Jumbo 2.92 pct) scored big gains among blue chip stocks, while PPC (1.33 pct), Terna Energy (0.96 pct), and ADMIE (0.23 pct) suffered losses.
Among market sectors, Raw Materials (2.84 pct), Personal Products (2.69 pct) and Foods (2.66 pct) scored gains, while losses were registered only in Utilities (0.49 pct). National Bank and Eurobank were the most heavily traded securities of the day.
Broadly, advancers led decliners by 68 to 46, with another 16 issues unchanged. G.E. Dimitriou (17.86 pct), Forthnet (14.16 pct) and Leventeris (12.78 pct) were top gainers, while CPI (20.63 pct), J&P Avax (20.61) and Dionic (19.50 pct) were top losers.