Egypt’s stocks end lower on Tuesday, benchmark EGX 30 tumbles 1.15%
The EGX 70 EWI index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) decreased 1.45 percent to 2,370 points, while the fixed-weighted index, EGX 30 Capped edged down 1.20 percent to 14,051 points. The all-embracing index, EGX 100 also fell 1.34 percent to 3,391 points. Meanwhile, the equal weights index, EGX 50 dropped 1.37 percent to 2,367 points.
Total market capitalisation has on Tuesday incurred losses worth 5.4 billion Egyptian pounds ($343.6 million) to close at 700.946 billion pounds.
Trading value has approximately reached 3.5 billion pounds, while the trading volume has almost recorded 761.280 million securities executed 53,469 transactions.