American depository receipts of European stocks were trading 0.04% lower at 133.70 on the Bank of New York Mellon Europe ADR Index on Friday. In continental Europe, the gainers were led by software company Talend (TLND), and Logitech (LOGI), a maker of personal computer and mobile accessories, which rose 2.1% and 2% respectively. They were followed by online hotel search platform Trivago (TRVG), and pharmaceutical firm Novo Nordisk (NVO), which were up 1.6% and 1.1% each.
The decliners in continental Europe were led by Ascendis Pharma (ASND), and Italian telecommunications provider Telecom Italia (TI), which fell 1.7% each. They were followed by Spanish bank Banco Santander (SAN), and cell therapy company TiGenix (TIG), each of which was down 1.6%. In the U.K. and Ireland, the gainers were led by biopharmaceutical company Amarin (AMRN), and global materials technology company Luxfer (LXFR), which rose 1.6% and 1.2% respectively. They were followed by cruise line operator Carnival (CUK), and mining company Randgold Resources (GOLD), which were up 1.1% and 1% each.