Milan stocks close lower

(AGI) Milan, June 26 - Milan stocks closed lower on Thursday,dragged down by a negative start from Wall Street. The otherEuropean markets were similarly affected. The FTSE MIB closeddown 0.39 percent at 21,384 points and the All Share was down0.30 percent at 22,701 points. Financial shares fared worst inItaly, suffering a fourth consecutive drop. The energy,industrial and luxury sectors were bearish. Monte dei Paschi diSiena fell 0.33 percent on the eve of termination of the periodof capital increase, while Banca Popolare di Milano dropped2.25 percent. . .

(AGI) Milan, June 26 - Milan stocks closed lower on Thursday,dragged down by a negative start from Wall Street. The otherEuropean markets were similarly affected. The FTSE MIB closeddown 0.39 percent at 21,384 points and the All Share was down0.30 percent at 22,701 points. Financial shares fared worst inItaly, suffering a fourth consecutive drop. The energy,industrial and luxury sectors were bearish. Monte dei Paschi diSiena fell 0.33 percent on the eve of termination of the periodof capital increase, while Banca Popolare di Milano dropped2.25 percent. . .