Düsseldorf After trading in positive all day, the Dax fell into the red in the late afternoon, closing 0.7 percent in minus at 12,089 points. Yesterday Thursday, the leading German index closed 0.7 percent higher than the previous day at 12,177 points.
Recent developments had recently supported the thesis that investors must expect a pronounced sideways movement in the coming days and weeks. Because the important support area around the 200-day line had held. At the close on Friday, the Dax was trading slightly below the smoothing line of the past 200 days at 12,156 points.