The main index of the Egyptian Stock Exchange, EGX30, closed at the end of Sunday’s session, down by 0.80% to close at 11525 points, and the EGX70 EWI index fell by 2.12% to settle at 2333 points.
The EGX50 index of equal weights also recorded a decline of 1.46%, stable at 2344 points, and the “EGX30 capped” index fell by 0.56% at the level of 14181 points, and the broader EGX100 index declined by 1.60%, stabilizing at 3369 points.
The market recorded a trading value of 1.59 billion pounds, through the circulation of 875.9 million shares, through the execution of 50.3 thousand buying and selling transactions, after trading was made on the shares of 188 listed companies, of which 49 shares rose, and the prices of 117 securities declined, while the prices of 22 shares did not change. Others, to stabilize the market capitalization of the listed shares at the level of 704.02 billion pounds.
The net dealings of foreigners alone tended towards selling at a value of EGP 39.9 million, with a ratio of 2.7% of the buying and selling of shares, while the net dealings of Egyptians and Arabs tended towards buying, recording EGP 20.5 million and EGP 19.4 million, respectively, with an acquisition ratio of 89.3% and 7.9% Of trades.
Individuals carried out 83.2% of transactions, heading towards all sales, led by Egyptian individuals who recorded a net sale of 30.6 million pounds, while institutions seized 16.7% of trades heading towards buying, with the exception of foreign institutions that recorded a net sale of 37.7 million pounds, while local institutions recorded and Al Arabiya net purchases of EGP 51.2 million and EGP 25.9 million, respectively.
The article The stock market closed down 0.8% with EGP 1.6 billion trades, it was written in Al Borsa newspaper.