Norway stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Hotels, Restaurants&Leisure, Commercial Service And Supplies and Auto&components sectors led shares higher. At the close in Oslo, the Oslo OBX rose 0.56%. The best performers of the session on the Oslo OBX were Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (OSLO:RCLo), which rose 8.27% or 48.0 points to trade at 628.5 at the close. Meanwhile, Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA (OSLO:NWC) added 3.27% or 7.6 points to end at 240.1 and Fred. Olsen Energy ASA (OSLO:FOE) was up 2.23% or 1.2 points to 57.2 in late trade. The worst performers of the session were Seadrill Limited (OSLO:SDRL), which fell 2.85% or 2.2 points to trade at 76.7 at the close. Golden Ocean Group Ltd (OSLO:GOGL) declined 2.26% or 0.12 points to end at 5.18 and Prosafe (OSLO:PRSO) was down 2.17% or 0.50 points to 22.50. Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Oslo Stock Exchange by 85 to 83 and 6 ended unchanged. Crude oil for May delivery was down 3.17% or 1.63 to $49.80 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in May fell 2.54% or 1.50 to hit $57.69 a barrel, while the April Gold contract fell 0.48% or 5.80 to trade at $1199.00 a troy ounce. EUR/NOK was up 0.79% to 8.6808, while USD/NOK rose 0.38% to 7.9431. The US Dollar Index was down 0.21% at 97.34.