Polish equity market closed lower on Thursday. The broad market measure, the WIG index, declined by 0.25%. Sector-wise, food sector (-2.91%) tumbled the most, while media segment ( 1.03%) fared the best.
The large-cap stocks' benchmark, the WIG30 Index, inched up 0.08%. In the index basket, videogame developer CD PROJEKT (WSE: CDR) led the advancers, climbing by 3.45%. Other major gainers were insurer PZU (WSE: PZU), bank PEKAO (WSE: PEO) and coking coal producer JSW (WSE: JSW), adding 2.39%-2.67%. On the other side of the ledger, thermal coal miner BOGDANKA (WSE: LWB) was the weakest name, retreating by 4.44% after three consecutive sessions of gains. It was followed by agricultural producer KERNEL (WSE: KER), slumping by 4.26%.