At the close in Casablanca, the Moroccan All Shares gained 0.37%.
The best performers of the session on the Moroccan All Shares were Maghreb Oxygene (CS:OXYG), which rose 3.77% or 6.00 points to trade at 165.00 at the close. Meanwhile, Bmce Bank (CS:BMCE) added 3.54% or 7.30 points to end at 213.50 and Eqdom (CS:EQDM) was up 3.45% or 40 points to 1199 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Atlanta (CS:ATL), which fell 7.77% or 5.90 points to trade at 70.00 at the close. Brasseries Du Maroc (CS:SBM) declined 5.98% or 183 points to end at 2877 and Afriquia Gaz (CS:AGAZ1) was down 5.85% or 175 points to 2815.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Casablanca Stock Exchange by 20 to 14 and 11 ended unchanged.
Crude oil for August delivery was up 4.76% or 3.12 to $68.66 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in August rose 2.16% or 1.58 to hit $74.63 a barrel, while the August Gold Futures contract fell 0.02% or 0.20 to trade at $1270.30 a troy ounce.
EUR/MAD was up 0.13% to 11.0810, while USD/MAD fell 0.17% to 9.5203.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.28% at 94.28.