Denmark stocks lower at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 down 1.07%

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At the close in Copenhagen, the OMX Copenhagen 20 lost 1.07%.

The best performers of the session on the OMX Copenhagen 20 were Novo Nordisk A/S Class B (CSE:NOVOb), which fell 0.01% or 0.1 points to trade at 434.9 at the close. Meanwhile, Genmab (CSE:GMAB) fell 0.16% or 4.0 points to end at 2428.0 and Oersted A/S (CSE:ORSTED) was down 0.21% or 1.80 points to 854.80 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were AP Moeller – Maersk A/S B (CSE:MAERSKb), which fell 4.24% or 406 points to trade at 9160 at the close. ISS A/S (CSE:ISS) declined 3.99% or 3.62 points to end at 87.14 and GN Store Nord (CSE:GN) was down 3.64% or 17.9 points to 474.0.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange by 110 to 33 and 16 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for November delivery was down 5.15% or 2.13 to $39.19 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in November fell 4.43% or 1.91 to hit $41.24 a barrel, while the December Gold Futures contract fell 2.84% or 55.70 to trade at $1906.40 a troy ounce.

USD/DKK was up 0.92% to 6.3404, while EUR/DKK fell 0.02% to 7.4403.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.89% at 93.782.