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Stocks in the Nordic region dropped Tuesday, with the OMX Nordic 40 Index declining 0.2%.

Cadeler A/S posted the largest decline among large stocks during the session, declining 4.5%, followed by AddLife AB shares, which dropped 3.8%. Shares of Borregaard ASA dropped 3.7%.

NEL ASA was the biggest leader, jumping 14.7%, and Schibsted ASA Series B increased 4.2%. Truecaller AB Series B rounded out the top three leaders on Tuesday, with shares gaining 3.9%.

In Denmark, the OMX Copenhagen 20 Index dropped 0.3%, and the OMX Helsinki 25 Index, which tracks Finland's most-traded stocks, fell 0.3%.

Stocks on Sweden's OMX Stockholm 30 Index fell 0.5%, while Norway's Oslo Exchange Benchmark Index_GI held steady at 1,433.82. Shares in Iceland decreased, with the OMX Iceland All-Share PI Equity Index falling 0.6%.

Elsewhere in Europe, indexes fell, with the STOXX Europe 600 Index dropping 0.6% and the FTSE 100 Index falling 0.7% from the previous close.

Stock indexes in Asia were down, with Japan's NIKKEI 225 Index falling 0.1% and China's Shanghai Composite Index falling 0.5%.

In commodities news, Brent crude oil futures were up 1.2%, and gold futures were up 1.2%. Bitcoin was down 1.3% to $68,306.

On the currency front, the WSJ Dollar Index fell 0.1% to 99.24.

Against the euro, the Swedish krona was up 0.6%, the Icelandic krona was up 0.2%, the Danish krone was flat, the Norwegian krone was flat, and the U.S. dollar was down 0.2%.

Against the U.S. dollar, the Swedish krona was up 0.7%, the Icelandic krona was up 0.3%, the Norwegian krone was up 0.3%, the Danish krone was up 0.2%, and the euro was up 0.2%.

Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet

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05-28-24 1215ET