Stocks ended moderately lower in the Athens Stock Exchange on Monday, with the composite index of the market falling 0.39 pct to end at 1,429.12 points.
Turnover was a low 56.680 million euros. The Big Cap index fell 0.46 pct, the Mid Cap index ended 0.35 pct lower and the Small Cap index rose 0.61 pct. OPAP (1.47 pct) and PPC (1.16 pct) were among blue chip stocks to end higher, while ATEbank (4.35 pct), Hellenic Postbank (3.45 pct) and Marfin Popular Bank (2.44 pct) ended lower.
The Technology (2.69 pct), Personal Products (2.03 pct) and Insurance (1.72 pct) sectors scored gains, while Media (8.11 pct), Chemicals (1.85 pct) and Food (1.85 pct) suffered losses. Broadly, decliners led advancers by 78 to 70 with another 46 issues unchanged. Centric Multimedia (11.11 pct), Mihaniki (10 pct), Akritas (9.80 pct) and Athina (9.52 pct) were top gainers, while Audiovisual (9.76 pct), Pairis (8.57 pct) and Ilyda (8.57 pct) were top losers.

Sector indices ended as follows:
Insurance:  +1.72%
Industrials:  -0.51%
Commercial:  +0.97%
Construction:  +0.60%
Media:  -8.11%
Oil & Gas:  -0.93%
Personal & Household:  +2.03%
Raw Materials:  -0.60%
Travel & Leisure:  +1.33%
Technology:  +2.69%
Telecoms:  +0.12%
Banks:  -1.00%
Food & Beverages:  -1.85%
Health:  -0.29%
Utilities:  +0.83%
Chemicals:  -1.85%
Financial Services:  -3.13%

The stocks with the highest turnover were National Bank, Alpha Bank, OPAP and OTE.

Selected shares from the FTSE/ASE-20 index closed in euros as follows:
Alpha Bank:   3.88
ATEbank:  0.44
Public Power Corp (PPC):  11.30
HBC Coca Cola:  18.30
Hellenic Petroleum:  7.10
National Bank of Greece:  5.23
EFG Eurobank Ergasias:  3.77
OPAP:  14.48
OTE:  8.02
Bank of Piraeus:  1.09
Titan:  18.04