The Lima Stock Exchange (BVL) closed the session this Monday, January 23 with losses in most of its indices, scoring 10 indicators down and 6 up. Thus, the S&P/BVL Peru General Indexthe most representative of the Lima stock market, fell -0.16% to 22,968.92 points.
Meanwhile, the S&P/BVL Peru Selective Indexwhich is made up of the most traded shares in the local market, lost -0.14% and was placed at 595.62 units.
The sector mining was the one that recorded the most losses and fell -0.73%, followed by the items service Y electricity which fell -0.19%. On the other hand, the sectors with the most profits were building (0.61%) and industrial (0.28%).
The main stocks that fell were Nexa Resources (-5.56%), IFS (-3.60%) and SCCO (-1.69%). On the other hand, the shares that rose the most were CPACASC1 (3.02%), CVVERDEC1 (159%) and MINSURI1 (1.09%).
US market closes near highs thanks to technology sector
On the other hand, US stocks rose on Monday as investors prepared for a week full of corporate earnings as well as the expectation of the next rate movement of the Federal Reserve, according to the analysis of César Romero, Head of Research at Renta4 SAB. Along those lines, the S&P 500 advanced 1.2%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped about 250 points, or 0.8%.
For its part, the Nasdaq Composite returned to lead the way upwards, rebounding 2%. Ultimately, the Dow lagged behind for the week, falling 2%. For now, tech stocks have led an uptrend in US stocks to start the year, with the Nasdaq gaining more than 8% since January.
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