EGX inched down amid sell-offs led by Egyptians

Monday 06 August 2018 08:23 PM

EGX Building
EGX Building

By Ragab Ezz El-Deen
The Egyptian Stock Exchange ended Monday's trades on down note amid heavy sell-offs led by Egyptians and Arabs.
EGX30 fell by 0.58% to 15645pts, EGX70 by 0.25% to 746pts, the broader EGX100 by 0.39% to 1935pts, EGX50 by 0.52% to 2577pts, EGX20 by 0.83% to 15578pts.
Stocks traded today amounted to EGP729mln, as Egyptian, foreign corporations buy stocks worth EGP11.8mln and EGP31.4mln respectively, whereas Egyptians, Arabs, foreigners and Arab corporations sold stocks worth EGP24.1mln, EGP1.7mln, EGP1.4mln, and EGP15.9mln respectively.
Out of 175 stocks, 40 rose, 82 fell and 53 remained unchanged.