Aug. 30 (Bloomberg) -- Poland’s WIG20 Index advanced 38.74, or 1.7 percent, to 2,391.15 as of 5:30 p.m. close in Warsaw, a second day of gains.
The following are among the most active stocks on the Warsaw Stock Exchange today. Stock symbols follow company names.
KGHM Polska Miedz SA (KGH PW), Poland’s largest copper producer, jumped 3.3 percent to 169.9 zloty, increasing for a fourth day. Copper advanced to a three-week high in New York.
PBG SA (PBG PW) jumped 5 percent to 96.35 zloty, the biggest daily advance since June 9, after Poland’s third-largest builder reported better-than-expected first-half earnings. Net income was 97.5 million zloty ($34 million), up from 61.2 million zloty a year earlier.
The Warsaw Stock Exchange (GPW PW) rose 3.1 percent to 43.99 zloty for the second day of gains. The operator of the Polish equity market said first-half net income climbed to 71.5 million zloty from 54.4 million zloty a year earlier. That compares with the 70.1 million-zloty mean estimate of five analysts surveyed by Bloomberg.
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