Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Colombian Stock Movers: Conconcreto, Grupo Aval, Grupo Nutresa

Aug. 12 (Bloomberg) -- The following companies had unusual price changes in Bogota trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are as of 5 p.m. New York time.

The IGBC Index climbed 1.1 percent to 13,413.84, while the Colcap Index added 0.7 percent to 1,611.13.

Conconcreto SA (CONCONC CB), a Colombian construction company, rose 1.3 percent to 1,520 pesos. Gray cement sales in Colombia rose 17.4 percent in June from a year ago, the national statistics agency said in a report yesterday.

Grupo Aval Acciones y Valores SA (AVAL CB), Colombia’s biggest financial holding company, gained 1.7 percent to 1,220 pesos. The central bank said in minutes today of its July 29 monetary policy meeting that the country’s growth is expected to accelerate in the second half of the year. Colombia will likely grow between 4.5 percent and 6.5 percent this year and next, according to the minutes.

Grupo Nutresa SA (NUTRESA CB), Colombia’s biggest food producer, rose 0.8 percent to 21,900 pesos.

To contact the reporter on this story: Andrea Jaramillo in Bogota at ajaramillo1@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: David Papadopoulos at papadopoulos@bloomberg.net

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.