Evening Markets Wrap: Iseq dips as shares in Smurfit and Kingspan fall
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Shares in Smurfit Kappa and Kingspan, two of Ireland’s blue-chips, dropped sharply on Tuesday as the Iseq index fell by 1.27 per cent.
The all-share index – which features the shares of all companies traded on the Irish stock exchange – dipped to a low of 8,553 as of 4.30pm.
That came after a difficult day for Smurfit, in particular, as shares in the Irish paper and packaging giant fell more than 10 per cent ...