FILE- Employees in the EGX following performance of the trading session
CAIRO – 15 January 2023: The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) ended Sunday’s session in the green zone, adding around LE 5.49 billion to the market capitalization, amid Egyptian purchases.
The benchmark EGX30 increased 0.06 percent, or 9.78 points, to end at 15,561.25 points.
The equally weighted index EGX 50 hiked 0.97 percent, or 26.82 points, to end at 2,786.48 points.
The small and mid-cap index EGX 70 rose 1.18 percent, or 33 points, to close at 2,840.08 points, and the broader index EGX 100 climbed 0.94 percent, or 39.73 points, at 4,274.54 points.
Market capitalization gained around LE 5.49 billion, recording LE 1.025 trillion, compared to LE 1.02 trillion in Thursday’s session.
The trading volume reached 449.57 million shares, traded through 64,422 transactions, with a turnover of LE 1.75 billion.
Foreign investors were net buyers at LE 28.53 million, while Egyptian and Arab investors were net sellers at LE 5.34 million, and LE 23.18 million, respectively.
Egyptian and Arab individuals were net sellers at LE 22.41 million, and LE 2.29 million, respectively, while foreign individuals were net buyers at LE 1.77 million.
Egyptian and foreign organizations bought at LE 17.07 million, and LE 26.75 million, respectively, while Arab organizations sold at LE 20.89 million.
Egyptian Media Production City, Kafr El Zayat Pesticides, and General Silos & Storage were top gainers of the session at 19.93 percent, 13.29 percent and 9.12 percent, respectively.
Meanwhile, Reacap Financial Investments, Al Khair River for Development Agricultural Investment and Environmental Service, and Golden Coast Company were top losers of the session by 11.75 percent, 5.37 percent, and 4.06 percent, respectively.