The CAC 40 tumbled around 5% to 4,730 during the latest week, as daily coronavirus cases across France spiked to record highs forcing the government to impose new restrictions in cities like Paris and Marseille. Also, the French Prime Minister warned that the government could be forced to reconfine areas. Earlier in the week, data showed France factory activity returned to growth in September while the services sector slipped back into contraction. For Friday only, the CAC 40 lost 33 points, or 0.7%, following a 0.8% drop on Thursday.
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 September of 2020.
The France CAC 40 Stock Market Index is expected to trade at 4652.82 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 4353.61 in 12 months time.