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Kuwait stocks retreat further; volume rises

(Arab Times - 9/13/2018 7:09:00 AM)

Kuwait stocks pulled lower on Wednesday as the market reopened after one-day break. The All Shares Index fell 10.04 pts in sluggish trade to 5126.37 points weighed by Kuwait National Cinema Co and some of the heavyweights even as the overall mood ...

Saudi Arabia expected to announce dollar sukuk sale soon–sources

(Gulf News - 9/12/2018 8:20:00 AM)

Saudi Arabia is expected to announce soon a potential new US dollar-denominated sukuk deal, sources familiar with the matter said.

The size of the planned sukuk, or Islamic bond, is to be determined and depends on market appetite, but it is ...

DFM index nearly flat as trade remains in tight range

(Gulf News - 9/12/2018 8:18:00 AM)

The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) index was little changed on Tuesday, sliding 0.58 per cent to close at 2,832.98, as it continued to trade in narrow ranges.

Trading values on the bourse were also lower from a session earlier, at Dh299.9 ...

QSE benchmark index inches towards 10,000 mark

(The Peninsula - 9/12/2018 7:49:00 AM)

As stocks mostly fell around the region yesterday, the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) benchmark index extended the rally gaining 0.42 percent to close at 9,931.07 points, after climbing 1.2 percent on Monday.

Stock opened the trading day to give up ...

Banking stocks drive ADX index 1.4 per cent higher

(Gulf News - 9/11/2018 6:27:00 AM)

Abu Dhabi’s main bourse index jumped 1.39 per cent on Monday driven by gains on banking stocks, which continued to rise on news of a possible merger.

The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) general index ended at 4,986.28 as it continued to ...

Saudi market reverses some losses after last week’s plunge

(Arab News - 9/10/2018 5:32:00 AM)

Gulf stock markets closed on a positive note on Sunday, reversing some of their losses earlier in the day. The Saudi index in particular ended up gaining 0.6 percent, after having plunged last week on foreign investors’ concerns over emerging markets ...

Kuwait stocks kick off week with a downtick

(Arab Times - 9/10/2018 5:22:00 AM)

Kuwait stocks sagged Sunday after eking modest gains in the previous week. The All Shares Index dropped 10.87 points in sluggish trading to close at 5,138.55 points weighed by some of the mid-caps even as the overall sentiment remained mixed.


Oman share index ends higher

(Times of Oman - 9/10/2018 5:16:00 AM)

The MSM30 index ended higher on Sunday and closed at 4,453.56 points, up by 0.47 per cent. MSM Sharia Index closed at 612.55 points, up by 0.18 per cent. Dhofar Generating Company was the most active in terms of volume and in terms of turnover. The top ...

UAE stock indices flat amid weak momentum

(Gulf News - 9/10/2018 5:05:00 AM)

The UAE’s main stocks indices were nearly flat on Sunday amid a lack of catalysts to spur much trading activity, with Abu Dhabi’s main index ending unchanged.

The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) general index ended the day at 4,918.08, with ...

UAE indices end in green on earnings

(The Gulf Today - 9/10/2018 4:46:00 AM)

Gulf stock markets closed on a positive note on Sunday, reversing some of their losses earlier in the day. The Dubai index gained 0.6 per cent, with Islamic Arab Insurance Co among the best performing stocks, up 4.4 per cent.

The company surged ...