French shares gain 1.50 pct on Tuesday

Source: Xinhua| 2019-05-15 00:28:58|Editor: huaxia
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PARIS, May 14 (Xinhua) -- French shares edged up on Tuesday, with the benchmark Paris CAC 40 up 1.50 percent, or 78.78 points,to close at 5,341.35 points.

Of the 40 selected large companies, 37 gained in the day.

French-Italian multinational electronics and semiconductor manufacturer STMicroelectronics advanced 6.49 percent, French digital transformation leader Atos rose 3.66 percent. French international luxury group Kering rose 3.56 percent.

Steel producer Arcelormittal lost 0.01 percent. French-based international ophthalmic optics company EssilorLuxottica lost 1.22 percent and French multinational automobile manufacturer Renault, went down by 2.32 percent. Enditem