The CAC 40 fell 25 points, or 0.5% to 5,524 on Friday, in line with its European peers and after finishing little changed the day before. Investors await any development on post-Brexit trade negotiations between the EU and the UK and follow rising coronavirus infections in the continent. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said on Thursday that "big differences remain", in particular on fisheries, and "bridging them will be very challenging". At the same time, European Union Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Friday that there was a chance of getting an agreement but the path to such an agreement was very narrow. Meanwhile, coronavirus vaccination in the EU will start between 27-29 of December in the EU, EC President von der Leyen said. The CAC 40 edged up about 0.3% in the third week of December.
Historically, the France CAC 40 Stock Market Index reached an all time high of 6944.77 in September of 2000. France CAC 40 Stock Market Index - data, forecasts, historical chart - was last updated on December of 2020.
The France CAC 40 Stock Market Index is expected to trade at 5427.93 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 5078.87 in 12 months time.