Investing.com – Sweden stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Stockholm, the rose 0.53%.
The best performers of the session on the were Autoliv Inc . SDB (ST:), which rose 4.18% or 26.0 points to trade at 647.4 at the close. Meanwhile, SSAB AB ser. A (ST:) added 3.38% or 1.03 points to end at 31.50 and Swedbank AB ser A (ST:) was up 1.79% or 2.5 points to 141.9 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson Class B (ST:), which fell 1.94% or 1.82 points to trade at 91.78 at the close. Essity AB B (ST:) declined 1.24% or 3.60 points to end at 286.20 and Securitas AB ser. B (ST:) was down 0.43% or 0.70 points to 163.55.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Stockholm Stock Exchange by 377 to 220 and 64 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for July delivery was down 1.57% or 0.85 to $53.14 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in August fell 1.83% or 1.16 to hit $62.13 a barrel, while the August Gold Futures contract fell 1.00% or 13.45 to trade at $1332.65 a troy ounce.
EUR/SEK was up 0.10% to 10.6558, while USD/SEK rose 0.19% to 9.4149.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.21% at 96.692.
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