Egypt’s stocks end mixed on Wednesday, benchmark EGX 30 adds 0.65%
However, the EGX 70 EWI index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) fell 0.56 percent to 2,347 points, while the fixed-weighted index, EGX 30 Capped grew 0.61 percent to 12,878 points. The all-embracing index, EGX 100 dropped 0.19 percent to 3,316 points. Meanwhile, the equal weights index, EGX 50 plummeted 0.26 percent to 2,213 points.
The country’s market capitalisation has on Wednesday posted impressive gains worth 2.67 billion Egyptian pounds ($170.5 million), ending the trading at 651.685 billion pounds boosted by local and Arab investors’ buying appetite.
Trading value has approximately reached around 7.16 billion pounds, while the trading volume has almost recorded 589.110 million securities executed 52,862 transactions.