The indicators of the sectors of the Egyptian Stock Exchange varied during the trading session on Monday, as 12 sectors declined, led by transportation and freight services by 3.6%, followed by the services, industrial products and cars sector by 1.9%, followed by the building materials sector by 1.6%, and the trade and distributors sector fell by 1.3%. The basic resources, contracting and engineering construction sectors decreased by 0.8%, then the food, beverage and tobacco sector decreased by 0.6%.
The communications, media and information technology sectors, and paper and packaging materials decreased by 0.5%, then the real estate, textiles and durable goods sectors decreased by 0.4%, and finally the educational services sector decreased by 0.01%, while 4 sectors rose, namely: non-banking financial services, banks, and health care. Medicines, and tourism and entertainment increased by 1%, 0.8%, 0.6%, and 0.2%, respectively.
The Egyptian Stock Exchange indices varied at the end of Monday’s trading session, as the main index rose, while the EGX70 and EGX100 indices declined, amid high trading, and the market capital lost one billion pounds, to close at 1.055 trillion pounds.
The volume of trading in shares amounted to 704.3 million securities, at a value of EGP 2.4 billion, through the implementation of 75,000 transactions for 201 companies. Egyptians’ transactions recorded 84.66% of total transactions, while foreigners accounted for 6.72%, Arabs 8.62%, and institutions acquired 25.11%. Of the transactions in the stock exchange, the rest of the transactions were the share of individuals by 74.88%.--
The net transactions of individuals for sale tended to reach 324.1 million pounds, while the net transactions of Arab and foreign individuals and Egyptian, Arab and foreign institutions tended to buy at a value of 54 million pounds, 2 million pounds, 96.7 million pounds, 48.2 million pounds, and 123.1 million pounds, respectively.-
The “EGX30” index increased by 0.4% to close at 16183 points, while the “EGX50” index decreased by 0.12% to close at the level of 2854 points, and the “EGX30 weighted” index jumped by 0.02% to close at 19610 points. And the “EGX30 total return” index increased by 0.4%, to close at 6,659 points.
While the index of small and medium-sized companies “EGX 70 of equal weights” decreased by 1.01% to close at the level of 2983 points, and the “EGX 100 index of equal weights” fell by 0.8% to close at the level of 4454 points, and the Excellence index decreased by 1.12% to close at the level of 3493 points. points, and the Treasury bond index jumped by 0.29%, to close at 1267 points.