EGX fluctuates amid heavy sell-offs led by Egyptians

Monday 10 September 2018 09:02 PM

EGX Building
EGX Building

By Ragab Ezz El-Deen
The Egyptian Stock Exchange ended Monday's session on a mixed note amid heavy sell-offs led by Egyptians.
EGX30 fell by 0.71% to 15628pts, EGX50 by 1.45% to 2530pts, EGX20 by 0.93% to 15207pts,whereas EGX70 rose by 0.76% to 757pts, the broader  EGX100 by 0.3% to 1944pts.
Stocks exchanged today were valued at EGP556mln, as Egyptian corporations and foreign individual investors sold stocks worth EGP36.7mln and EGP43,000 respectively, whereas Egyptians, Arabs, Arab and foreign corporations bought stocks worth EGP7.2mln, EGP1.3mln, EGP7.8mln and EGP20.2mln respectively.
With today's session ended in red, 34 stocks, of a total of 174, rose, 101 fell and 39 remained unchanged.
EGX is slated to resume trading the day after tomorrow which marks the onset of the Higri year signalling the Muslim lunar calendar.