Egypt equities end mixed
CAIRO, June 27, 2018 - Egypt's indices ended mixed, while small and midcaps were boosted by local selective buying on Wednesday.
The benchmark index EGX30 slipped 0.13 per cent to 16,176.41 points. However, the broader indices EGX70 and EGX100 added 0.27and 0.22 per cent to796.75 and 2,034.52 points respectively.
Volume totaled LE1.13 billion (around $63.4million), market data showed.
Arab and non-Arab investors were net sellers of LE15.9million and LE29.9 million respectively. Locals were net buyers of LE45.9 million, bourse data showed.
The EGX50 index added 0.18 per cent to 2,714.26 points. However, theEGX20 Cappedindex shed 0.05 per cent to16,257.66 points. Of a total 169 traded stocks Wednesday 72 shares rose, 50fell, 47 remained unchanged, market data showed.