The price index of Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) was up 1.1 points to 6,997.9 points by 11:15 a.m. Tuesday. Trading volume came to some 435.5 million shares at KD 39 million, changing hands over 4,855 spot transactions.
The price index of Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) was down 1.1 points to 6,995.7 points by 9:35 a.m. Tuesday, while the weighted index increased 0.04 points to 381.15 points. Trades came to 1,151 transactions at KD 8 million with 96 million shares c
The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) index slipped below 1,700 after falling all of last week as investors dumped stocks to cover further downside risks. The DFM index fell 1.98 per cent to 1,673.60, with the value and volume of shares transacted on the
Kuwait stocks flipped direction on Monday reversing the gains in the past two session. The index dropped 17.6 points to slip below the 7000 point as investors toed the sidelines in the run up to the result announcements which are expected to be weak.
UAE markets made slight advances yesterday, managing to break a six-session losing streak, helped by gains in property and construction stocks. Arabtec, the UAE’s largest construction firm, advanced 4.3 per cent, bellwether Emaar Properties added 1.2
Stock markets in the Emirates could gain 25 per cent this year, helped by attractive valuations and faster earnings growth, a report from the UAE’s biggest investment bank says. A successful resolution to Dubai World’s planned debt restructuring wou
The following stocks may rise or fall in Persian Gulf markets. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are from the last close. Saudi Arabia’s Tadawul All Share Index gained 0.2 percent. Dubai Financial Market General Index increased 0.9 percent a
Saudi Arabia’s bourse hit a fresh 12-week high yesterday and Qatari and Dubai shares eased away from multi-week lows as an upbeat response to earnings in the kingdom lifted sentiment on most regional markets. Kuwait fell on worries over its fina
Qatar’s bourse bounced back with a 0.95% gain yesterday, a day after it reported the largest single-day drop in seven weeks, paced by certain banking stocks. The 20-stock benchmark closed at 6,754.73 points with local institutions extending incr
The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) managed to close almost flat yesterday after facing downward movements in early trading, with its index ending at 2679.50 points, a gain of 5.46 points, or 0.2 per cent. The market opened in the negative area an