Deadly Brussels Attacks Weigh On Travel Stocks, Pound: Chart

Airlines, Hotel Stocks Drop After Brussels Attacks

Deadly attacks at Brussels’s airport and on the metro system weighed on travel and leisure stocks, sending those on the Stoxx Europe 600 Index down the most among the gauge’s 19 industry groups. Sterling weakened the most against the dollar among 16 major currencies on speculation the blasts would boost the case for the U.K. to leave the European Union. Belgian bonds, typically seen as haven investments, rallied with gold.

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