EGX Main Index Closes at 4448.84 Pts; Orascom Telecom Media 9.32% Up; Closing
Published Tuesday, 12 June 2012 15:06 | Written by Amwal Al Ghad
The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) had on Tuesday closing posted gains of EGP 2.65 billion as the capital market has reached EGP 323.377 billion.
The main index, EGX30 jumped 1.24% to close at 4448.84 p. EGX20 climbed 2.12% to end at 5023.94 p.
Meanwhile, the mid- and small-cap index, the EGX70 went up 1.15 % to hit 396.13 p. Price index EGX100 edged up 0.62% to reach 687.64 p.
Traded volume reached 49.643 million securities worth EGP 173.821 million, exchanged through 14.005 thousand transactions.
This was after trading in 152 listed securities; 18 declined and 119 advanced while 15 keeping their previous levels.
Egyptians and non-Arab Foreigners were net buyers seizing 73.7% and 19.56% respectively, of the total markets, with a net equity of EGP 1.711 million and EGP 4.901 million excluding the deals.
On the other hand, Arabs were net sellers seizing 6.74% of the total markets, with a net equity of EGP 6.612 million excluding the deals.
EGX’s leading shares witnessed collective rise led by the shares of Orascom Telecom Media & Technology Holding (OTMT.CA) which soared 9.32% closing at EGP 1.29. Shares owned by Orascom Telecom Holding (OTH) (ORTE.CA) climbed 2.40% ending at EGP 2.99. . Shares of EFG-Hermes Holding (HRHO.CA) surged 1.80% concluding at EGP 10.18.
Shares of Orascom Construction Industries (OCIC.CA) went up 0.63% closing at 245.77. Shares of Commercial International Bank- Egypt (COMI.CA) inched higher 0.42% ending at EGP 24.12.