London stock market fell on the 5th
Xinhua News Agency, London, March 5 (Reporter Sun Xiaoling) The London Stock Market "Financial Times" average price index of 100 stocks on the 5th closed at 6630.52 points, down 20.36 points or 0.31% from the previous trading day.
The three major European stock indexes fell across the board that day.
In terms of individual stocks, financial stocks among the constituent stocks of the London stock market led the rise on that day. The top five stocks were: BT Group rose 4.93%, Standard Chartered Bank rose 4.61%, Sainsbury's share price rose 3.05% , Pennon Group’s share price rose 2.97%, and Barclays Bank’s share price rose 2.95%.
Investment stocks among the constituent stocks of the London stock market led the decline that day. The top five stocks were: London Stock Exchange Group shares fell 14.38%, Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust shares fell 6.53%, United Airlines International Group shares fell 5.69%. Shares of investment company Melrose Industries fell 5.12%, and shares of Rolls-Royce Holdings fell 5.07%.
In terms of the other two major European stock indexes, the CAC40 index of the Paris stock market in France closed at 5,782.65 points, down 48.00 points or 0.82% from the previous trading day; the DAX index of the Frankfurt stock market in Germany closed at 13920.69 points, down from the previous trading day 135.65 points, a decrease of 0.97%.