EGX ends Monday on mixed note
Tuesday، 20 October 2020 - 02:35 PM
The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended Monday Oct 19 session on mixed note, losing LE 3.38 million of market capitalization, amid Egyptian selling.
The benchmark EGX30 dipped 0.12 percent, or 13.79 points, to close at 11,171.36 points.
On the other hand, the equally weighted index EGX 50 increased 0.15 percent, or 3.20 points, to end at 2,108.47 points.
The small and mid-cap index EGX 70 hiked 0.13 percent, or 2.59 points, to close at 1,954.21 points, and the broader index EGX 100 inched up 0.07 percent, or 2.59 points to 2,871.56
Market capitalization lost around LE 338.6 million, recording LE 623.01 billion, compared to LE 624.24 billion in Sunday’s session.
The trading volume reached 282.81 million shares, traded through 34,203 transactions, with a turnover of LE 913.17 million.
Arab investors were net buyers at LE 28.41 million, while Egyptian and foreign investors were net sellers at LE 16.62 million, and LE 11.79 million, respectively.
Arab, and foreign individuals were net buyers at LE 10.17 million, and LE 723,577 respectively, while Egyptian individuals were net sellers at LE 6.01 million.
Egyptian and foreign organizations sold at LE 10.6 million, and LE 12.52 million, respectively, while foreign organizations bought at LE 18.24 million.
Gharbia Islamic Housing Development, El Ahram Co. for Printing and Packing, and Arab Aluminum were top gainers of the session at 17.68 percent, 8.92 percent and 8.29 percent, respectively.
Meanwhile, ARAB POLVARA SPINNING & WEAVING CO., Saudi Egyptian Investment & Finance, and Reacap Financial Investments were top losers of the session by 6.18 percent, 5.79 percent, and 5.58 percent, respectively.