At the close in Casablanca, the Moroccan All Shares added 0.38%.
The best performers of the session on the Moroccan All Shares were Wafa Assurance (CS:WASS), which rose 4.85% or 198 points to trade at 4279 at the close. Meanwhile, BMCI (CS:BMCI) added 3.88% or 25 points to end at 670 and CDM (CS:CDM) was up 3.64% or 20 points to 570 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Taslif (CS:TSF1), which fell 5.98% or 1.43 points to trade at 22.48 at the close. Promopharm S.A. (CS:PRO) declined 5.94% or 62 points to end at 981 and Delattre Levivier Maroc (CS:DLM) was down 5.90% or 8.90 points to 142.00.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Casablanca Stock Exchange by 25 to 14 and 2 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for February delivery was down 6.34% or 2.89 to $42.70 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in March fell 6.23% or 3.37 to hit $50.73 a barrel, while the February Gold Futures contract rose 1.14% or 14.40 to trade at $1272.50 a troy ounce.
EUR/MAD was up 0.23% to 10.8830, while USD/MAD rose 0.09% to 9.5566.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.46% at 96.010.