After Thursday’s closing, the Turkish stock markets fell due to the decline in shares in the Non-Metallic Mineral Products, Leasing and Factoring, and Basic Metals sectors.
At the Istanbul stock exchange’s closing, the BIST 100 index lost 1.15% of its value.
ODAS Elektrik Üretim Sanayi Ticaret A.Ş. (IS:ODAS), which trades under the BIST 100 and showed the best performance of the session, rose 6.83% or 0.53 points to trade at 8.29. Meanwhile, Zorlu Enerji Elektrik Üretim A.Ş. (IS:ZOREN) was up 6.70% or 0.37 points to trade at 5.89, and Smart Güneş Enerjisi Teknolojileri Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. (IS:SMRTG) rose 6.50% or 5.60 points to trade at 91.80.
On the other hand, Ege Endüstri ve Ticaret A.Ş. (IS:EGEEN), which showed the worst performance of the session, fell 9.64% or 565.20 points to close at 5.00. Oyak Çimento Fabrikaları A.Ş. (IS:OYAKC) was down 9.16% or 4.66 points to trade at 46.24, while Koza Altın İşletmeleri A.Ş. (IS:KOZAL) lost 8.41% or 1.98 points to trade at 21.56.
The number of declining stocks on the Istanbul Stock Exchange was determined as 246, while the number of gaining ones was 240. Additionally, 14 stocks remained unchanged.
The April Gold Futures fell by 0.14% or 2.50 to trade at $1,800 per ounce. Meanwhile, the April WTI Crude Oil Futures rose by 0.60% or 0.47 to trade at $78.16 per barrel. At the same time, the May Brent Crude Oil Futures rose by 0.43% or 0.36 to trade at $84.67 per barrel.
USD/TRY was trading at 18.89, up 0.05%, while EUR/TRY was trading at 20.04, down 0.49%.
The Dollar Index Futures rose by 0.41% to trade at 104.86.