The following were among the most active equities on the Prague Stock Exchange today. Stock symbols follow company names.
CEZ AS (CEZ) , the country’s biggest power utility, added 2.6 percent to 840 koruna, its highest in more than six months. Electricity for next-year delivery in Germany, where CEZ exports part of its output, rose 2 percent this week to 52.75 euros per megawatt-hour.
New World Resources Plc (NWR) , the biggest Czech coking- coal producer, jumped 4.6 percent, the most since Feb. 2, to 159 koruna. Commodities rallied, lifting benchmark coal derivatives 1.3 percent to $114.25 a metric ton in the Netherlands.
Telefonica Czech Republic AS (SPTT) rose the most since October 2008, adding 7.2 percent to 392.2 koruna, after the phone company’s fourth-quarter profit beat analysts’ estimates.
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