Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 02:29 GMT
FILE- Employees in the EGX following performance of the trading session
CAIRO - 15 June 2021: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended Tuesday’s session in red, losing around LE 3.66 billion of market capitalization, amid Egyptian selling.
The benchmark EGX30 declined 0.42 percent, or 42.17 points, to end at 9,891.18 points.
The equally weighted index EGX 50 decreased 1.94 percent, or 42.35 points, to end at 2,141.23 points.
The small and mid-cap index EGX 70 dipped 1.91 percent, or 43.75 points, to close at 2,243.24 points, and the broader index EGX 100 inched down 1.70 percent, or 54.69 points, to close at 3,166.48 points.
Market capitalization lost around LE 3.66 billion, recording LE 631.3 million, compared to LE 634.96 billion in Monday’s session.
The trading volume reached 466.84 million shares, traded through 46,695 transactions, with a turnover of LE 1.13 billion.
Egyptian investors were net sellers at LE 19.01 million, while Arab and foreign investors were net buyers at LE 12.92 million, and LE 6.08 million, respectively.
Egyptian and foreign individuals were net sellers at LE 24.67 billion, and LE 440,403, respectively, while Arab investors were net buyers LE 11.09 million.
Egyptian, Arab and foreign organizations bought at LE 5.66 million, LE 1.8 million and LE 6.53 million, respectively.
Iron And Steel for Mines and Quarries, Wadi Kom Ombo Land Reclamation, andMemphis Pharmaceuticals were top gainers of the session at 9.75 percent, 9.32 percent and 9.25 percent, respectively.
Meanwhile, Belton Financial Holding, AJWA for Food Industries Company Egypt, and Giza General Contracting were top losers of the session by 8.20 percent, 7.72 percent, and 6.47 percent, respectively.