The Lima Stock Exchange (BVL) ended Monday on positive ground due to the progress of all its sectors, on an atypical day due to a holiday in the United States that limited business.
At the end of the operations, the S&P/BVL Peru General Index, the most representative of the Lima stock market, rose by 0.59% to 20,983.59 points.
Similarly, the S&P/BVL Peru Selective Index, which is made up of the most traded shares in the local market, advanced by 0.60% and stood at 547.27 units.
During the session, a traded amount of S/ 11.4 million was reported in 213 operations. In addition, shares of 44 companies were listed, of which 20 rose, 2 fell and 22 did not show any variation.
All sectors had gains: construction (2.10%), industrial (1.74%), consumption (0.82%), mining (0.31%), financial (0.30%), services (0, 23%) and electricity (0.22%).
Among the local stocks that rose the most were Empresa Agroindustrial Pomalca (15.48%), Trevali Mining Corporation (11.54%), Unión Andina de Cementos (6.33%), HudBay Mineral (2.09%) and Banco BBVA Peru (1.85%).
On the contrary, those that fell the most are those of Aenza (Before Graña y Montero, -0.94%) and Corporación Aceros Arequipa (-0.47%).