Nexans S.A. (NEX) Soars 1.37% on Jan 1 – Thorold News

Shares of Nexans S.A. (EPA:NEX) last traded at 24.33, representing a move of 1.37%, or 0.33 per share, on volume of 37,714 shares. After opening the trading day at 24.44, shares of Nexans S.A. traded in a close range. Nexans S.A. currently has a total float of 43.36M shares and on average sees 227,832 shares exchange hands each day. The stock now has a 52-week low of 21.69 and high of 52.26.

CAC 40: A Thriving European Index

Europe is undeniably home to some of the largest and fastest-growing economies in the world. That being said, it is interesting to know more about some of its pride, specifically France.

The Euronext

In an attempt to maximize and build on the economy of the European Union (EU), the Euronext was formed in 2000 when the Paris Bourse, the Brussels Stock Exchange, and the Amsterdam Stock Exchange had merged. In 2002, the Bolsa de Valores de Lisboa e Porto (BVLP) was included to the Euronext. This had led to the creation of one of the biggest consolidated stock exchanges in the world; and the rest, as they say, is all history. And now it helps Nexans S.A. to attract more clients.

Today, the Euronext is the pan-European stock exchange situated in Amsterdam, Brussels, Lisbon, London, and Paris. With more than 1,000 publicly traded companies within its network, the Euronext has a market capitalization of roughly 2.60 trillion as of the first quarter of 2014. The most watched indices of the Euronext include AEX, AScX, BEL 20, CAC 40, Next 150, PSI 20, among others. Inv....

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