European ADRs Move Lower in Tuesday Trading

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American depositary receipts of European stocks were trading 0.88% lower at 134.46 on the Bank of New York Mellon Europe ADR Index on Tuesday.

In continental Europe, the gainers were led by furniture maker Natuzzi ( NTZ ), and semiconductor company STMicroelectronics ( STM ), which climbed 4.2% and 2.8% respectively. They were followed by semiconductor company Sequans Communications ( SQNS ), and communications services firm VEON ( VEON ), which rose 1.4% and 1%.

The decliners in continental Europe were led by pharmaceutical company Oasmia Pharmaceutical ( OASM ), and electronics company Philips Electronics (PHG), which lost 7.8% and 3.5% respectively. They were followed by gene therapy firm Cellectis (CLLS), and biopharmaceutical firm MorphoSys (MOR), which fell 2.9% and 3.4%.

In the UK and Ireland, the gainers were led by mining company Randgold Resources (GOLD), and pharmaceutical company Avadel (AVDL), which were up 1.5% and 1.4%. Tobacco and consumer goods company British American Tobacco (BTI), and mining company Rio Tinto (RIO) were up 1.1% and 0.3%.

The decliners in the UK and Ireland were led by biotech company Motif Bio (MTFB), and biopharmaceutical firm Akari Therapeutics (AKTX), which shed 9.3% and 4.3% respectively. They were followed by education publishing company Pearson (PSO), and biotech company Autolus Therapeutics (AUTL), which were down 3.7% and 1.6%.

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This article appears in: Investing , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: NTZ , STM , SQNS , VEON , OASM

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