Retail and luxury stocks were also mostly on the rise early Monday.
Yoox Net-a-porter Group has continued to gain ground, albeit more slowly, following the Alibaba rumor.
The luxe offices have iPad-controlled coffee machines, reclining chair beds and flexible working spaces.
Retail and luxury stocks were mostly down, as well, on Tuesday morning.
Yoox Net-a-porter’s chief executive officer received the “Knight of Labour” honor by the president of the Italian Republic.
Retail and luxury stocks were mostly up in mid-morning trading on Thursday.