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The Kuwait Stock Exchange rose at the end of today’s trading, and the positive performance of the first market was based on the momentum on the shares of Agility, Kuwait International Bank, Projects Holding Company and Boubyan Bank, with an increase of 1.55%, 1.4%, 0.67% and 0.6%, respectively.
The share of «Kuwait Hotels» topped the list of gainers, with an increase of 38.2%, while «Automated Systems» was the top loser, down by 9.68%, to put the technology sector at the forefront of the negative performance of the market sectors, and the share of Agility, which rose 1.55%, acquired the largest amount of traded liquidity with a value of 6.23 Million dinars.
Only the real estate and industrial sectors rose by 0.22% and 0.49%, respectively, amid a decline in 9 other sectors, led by technology, which fell 9.69%, then insurance by 1.82%. The communications and basic materials sectors settled at closing levels on Sunday.