Investing.com – Brazil stocks were lower after the close on Friday, on losses in Consumption , Financials and Commodities surged ) sectors led to lower inventories. At the close in Sao Paulo
, the Bovespa was down 1.15%. The biggest gainers of the session were Natura & Co SA (SA: NTCO3 ), which rose 2.75% or 0.47 points 17.58 with
Bovespa . rose. Meanwhile, PETROBRAS ON (SA: PETR3 ) is up 2.55% or 0.84 points to 33.76, while Petroleo Brasileiro SA PN (SA : PETR4 ( (. )) up 1.75% or 0.52 points on trade at 30.28. the worst performer of the session, fell 6.74% or 0.13 points to close at 1.80 Americanas SA (SA: AMER3 ) fell 5.83% or 1.14 points and was traded at 18.40 while YDUQS Participacoes SA (SA: YDUQ3 ) fell 5.59% or 0. Depreciate 93 points on the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange was recorded at 601, while the number of shares that appreciated was recorded at 296. In addition, 46 shares remained stable. AMER3 ) fell 5.83 % or 1.14 to a 3-year low of 18.40.
The implied volatility as measured by Bovespa CBOE Brazil Etf Volatility fell 1.75% to 37.07. It hit a monthly low.
Gold futures for August delivery fell 0.96% or 17.90 to trade at $1.00 an ounce. In commodities, crude WTI futures for July delivery rose 2.98%, or 3.48%, to trade at $120.35 a barrel. Meanwhile, American Coffee C futures for July delivery fell 2.93%, or 7.02%, to trade at $232.43.
USD/BRL fell 0.30% to 4.78, while EUR/BRL fell 0.55% to trade at 5.13.
Dollar index futures were up 0.34% to trade at 102.18.