Market capitalization dropped by LE 928.5 million to reach LE 642.997 billion, compared to LE 643.92 billion recorded at Wednesday’s session
The Egyptian Exchange ended the week’s trading on a mixed note, with small-medium cap index EGX 70 as the only index to make it in the green.
EGX 30 declined 0.64 percent to end at 9,977 points, while EGX 50 stepped down by 0.3 percent to 2,256 points, with EGX 100 dropping 0.03 percent to 3,333 points.
EGX 70 avoided the red zone by fighting its way up by 0.04 percent to 2,384 points.
Market capitalization dropped by LE 928.5 million to reach LE 642.997 billion, compared to LE 643.92 billion recorded at Wednesday’s session.
Total trading volume reached about 483.7 million shares through nearly 47,980 transactions, with a market turnover of LE 1.32 billion.
Arab and local investors were net buyers with LE 18.17 million and LE 16.27 million, respectively, while foreign investors were net sellers with LE 34.44 million.
Top gains of the session were by Amer Group Holding (10.2 percent), Modern Shorouk Printing & Packaging (8.93 percent), and Rowad Tourism (8.83 percent).
Top losses of the session were by AJWA for Food Industries company Egypt (8.36 percent), Rakta Paper Manufacturing (6.58 percent), and Marsa Marsa Alam For Tourism Development (4.82 percent).