EGX shows mixed performance Monday amid Egyptian, foreign selling



Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 02:55 GMT


Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 02:55 GMT

FILE- The EGX trading session on December 12, 2017

FILE- The EGX trading session on December 12, 2017

CAIRO – 4 October 2021: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended Monday on mixed note, adding around LE 813.87 million to market capitalization, amid Egyptian and foreign selling.


The benchmark EGX30 rose 0.59 percent, or 61 points, to end at 10,427.44 points.


The equally weighted index EGX 50 climbed 0.30 percent, or 6.7 points, to end at 2,273.94 points.


On the other hand, the small and mid-cap index EGX 70 dipped 0.15 percent, or 4.04 points, to close at 2,673.89 points, and the broader index EGX 100 inched down 0.05 percent, or 1.95 points, to close at 3,613.66 points.


Market capitalization gained around LE 813.87 million, recording LE 697.3 billion, compared to LE 696.49 billion in Sunday’s session.


The trading volume reached 268.28 million shares, traded through 33,693 transactions, with a turnover of LE 962.97 million.

Arab investors were net buyers at LE 98.15 million, while Egyptian and foreign investors were net sellers at LE 85.33 million, and LE 12.82 million, respectively.

Egyptian and foreign individuals were net sellers at LE 76.11 million, and LE 2.33 million, respectively, while Arab individuals were net buyers at LE 78.57 million.

Egyptian and foreign organizations sold at LE 9.2 million, and LE 10.48 million, respectively, while Arab organizations bought at LE 19.57 million.


The Egyptian Company for Construction Development-Lift Slab, Rubex International for Plastic and Acrylic Manufacturing, and United Housing & Development were top gainers of the session at 13.09 percent, 12.65 percent and 9.54 percent, respectively.


Meanwhile, Nasr Company for Civil Works, Arab Aluminum, and Delta for Printing & Packaging were top losers of the session by 5.84 percent, 5.80 percent, and 5.62 percent, respectively.


EGX ended Sunday in red, as: EGX30 declined 1.43 percent, EGX 50 dipped 1.99 percent, EGX 70 fell 1.64 percent, and EGX 100 decreased 1.53 percent.




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