The benchmark BUX (BUX) index fell 0.4 percent to 17,394.21 by the close in Budapest.
The following were among the most active shares in the Hungarian market today. Stock symbols follow company names.
Mol Nyrt. (MOL) , Hungary’s largest refiner, dropped 0.6 percent to 16,600 forint. Brent oil futures retreated from the highest close in more than a month on speculation that this week’s gains have been excessive amid concern that a global economic slowdown may curb demand.
Est Media Vagyonkezelo Nyrt. (ESTMEDIA HB), a Hungarian entertainment company, fell 14 percent to 32 forint, a record low. The company offered to sell a stake in Hungary’s biggest outdoor music festival after failing to attract enough bids for a bond.
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