Cotation Assistee en Continu 40 Index

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Cotation Assistee en Continu 40 Index

An index tracking the 40 largest and most liquid companies traded on the Paris Bourse stock exchange. Established in 1987, it is the premier index tracking the general direction of the French market and economy; it is roughly the French equivalent of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The CAC 40 is weighted for market capitalization.
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Britain's blue-chip FTSE 100 index and France's benchmark CAC-40 index were both down 0.
That compared with a similar performance in France, where the benchmark CAC-40 index was also 0.
40 percent and the CAC-40 index in Paris slipped 0.
The CAC-40 index comprises the leading 40 companies listed on the Paris Stock Exchange based on market capitalization and liquidity.
93 euros, among the top losers in Paris's benchmark CAC-40 index.
If Wall Street had gone higher this afternoon we'd probably have seen a good increase in the CAC-40 index," the dealer said.
European shares were mixed, with London's FTSE 100 and Germany's DAX indexes down but the French CAC-40 index up.
European shares were firm, with France's CAC-40 index up 4.