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27 February 06:09 AM Gulf exchanges need new liquidity – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Most Gulf markets need the entry of new liquidity to be able to break important resistance levels on Monday, amid the control of speculations and the decline of oil prices, capital market analyst Ahmed Akl told …
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26 February 05:52 AM Investors likely to buy GCC stocks ahead of dividends
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Most Gulf stock markets are expected to rise as portfolio investors will increase their positions, in line with the volatility of global stock and oil markets, analysts told Mubasher. Portfolio investors are likely to …
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23 February 11:50 AM AlJazira Capital keeps ‘Overweight' on Tasnee, with TP SAR 15.20/shr
Riyadh – Mubasher: AlJazira Capital said that the National Industrialization Company may see an improvement in profits in 2018 after selling the assets due to lower Opex and the cancellation of the tax on income. The investment firm maintained its …
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23 February 06:20 AM GCC markets' investors repurchase blue chips – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: GCC short- and medium-term investors returned to purchasing leading stocks after the rise of Saudi and Emirati shares. Analysts expected that most of the GCC markets would extend their fluctuating performance that tends …
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22 February 05:47 AM GCC markets see important resistance levels – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The GCC markets will experience important resistance levels on Wednesday, amid the rising trend of oil and the return of expectations around the US interest hike, analysts said. The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) is …
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21 February 02:19 PM Al Jouf turns expensive as risks outweigh upside – MubasherTrade
Riyadh – Mubasher: MubasherTrade announced closing its position in Al Jouf Agricultural Development after achieving a decent return of +33.8% and exceeding the target price of SAR 32.19 per share. The stock outperformed both the Tadawul Index, of …
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21 February 06:34 AM Profit gains to control GCC trades on Tuesday – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Analysts said that GCC markets are still trading at levels pushing them towards profit gains on Tuesday. The markets are trading at levels keeping them down, amid low liquidity, technical analyst Mahmoud Abu Zayed told …
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20 February 06:09 AM KSA, Qatar stocks attract institutional, foreign liquidity – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Institutional and foreign liquidity were directed to medium and mega stocks listed on the Saudi and Qatar stock exchanges, which pushed them to the peak on Sunday. Analysts expected that most of the GCC markets would …
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19 February 06:00 AM Traders advised to purchase GCC stocks – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Analysts advised traders to form purchasing positions in GCC stocks this week, with the end of the companies' result announcements and the annual distributions. The stability of oil prices since the beginning of the …
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16 February 06:56 AM GCC markets to post gains on Thursday – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: GCC markets tend to achieve gains on Thursday, while global markets tend to record standard levels, which push traders toward risking in stocks, analysts said. The general performance of the GCC markets is moving in the …
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15 February 06:07 AM GCC stocks regain charm on foreign purchases
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: GCC markets starts to gain back their attractiveness with the tendency of foreigners to buy shares, which raise most of them by the end of Tuesday's trades coinciding the rise of most of global markets. Analysts …
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14 February 06:08 AM Tadawul, Boursa Kuwait's stocks attract institutional and foreign liquidity – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Institutional and foreign liquidity were directed towards small and medium stocks in the Saudi stock Exchange (Tadawul) and Boursa Kuwait, which increased them on Monday, Analysts told Mubasher. Analysts expected that …
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12 February 06:27 AM Blue chips' Q4 results to shape GCC markets' performance this week – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Analysts expected that GCC markets would see a horizontal performance that tends to the downwards, amid the anticipation of the traders for the leading firms to announce their fourth quarter's results. GCC markets …
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9 February 06:22 AM GCC markets likely to rise on Thursday – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The majority of the Gulf stock markets are expected to continue their upward performance on Thursday in line with portfolio investments’ direction to increase positions of blue chips, despite the mixed performance of …
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8 February 06:04 AM GCC markets need liquidity to recover – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Shares at the Gulf stock markets are in need for new liquidity to revive on Wednesday in order to break key resistance levels amid the current speculative trend and mixed oil prices, according to capital market …
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7 February 08:55 PM Al-Rajhi Capital rise TP for Yansab, SAFCO
Riyadh - Mubasher: Al-Rajhi Capital increased their target price (TP) for Yansab and SAFCO up to SAR 58 and 62 per share, respectively, and reiterated their ratings and target prices for most Saudi petrochemicals companies. According to a recent …
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7 February 07:11 AM GCC markets seen in green zone on Tuesday – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The majority of the Gulf stock markets are expected to continue their sideways upward trend on Tuesday, and witness more purchasing on blue chips by foreign and local institutions, analysts told Mubasher. The financial …
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6 February 02:45 PM SABIC share price to trade higher – Al Rajhi Capital
Riyadh – Mubasher: Al Rajhi Capital expected that SABIC's share price to possibly trade higher by the help of other factors despite the softening in product spreads. The research firm said that these factors include: acquisitions, as the company …
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6 February 06:09 AM Leading firms may back GCC stocks to rise – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The Gulf stock markets are foreseen to regain their positive performance during the first half of February on the back of companies that announce good financial results and dividends, analysts told Mubasher. The UAE and …
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5 February 06:18 AM GCC markets seen volatile in week – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The Gulf markets are foreseen to continue their volatile downward performance over this week in line with the anticipation of the US President’s new decision and the sanctions imposed on Iran, analysts told Mubasher. …
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3 February 04:47 PM Tadawul down on profit-taking this week
By: Thabet Shehata Riyadh – Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) saw a negative performance in the week ended 2 February 2017 amid the decline of liquidity, weighed down by the fall of banks and telecom sectors. The market maintained a …
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2 February 06:11 AM GCC markets likely to rise on Thursday – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal  Mubasher: Capital market analysts have expected the Gulf stock markets to rise on Thursday, after the US federal on Wednesday kept the interest rate unchanged. The GCC markets are foreseen to witness strong purchasing …
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1 February 02:58 PM Alawwal Q4 losses ' took market by surprise' – Riyad Capital
Riyadh – Mubasher: Riyad Capital said that losses recorded by Alawwal Bank in the fourth quarter of 2016 "took the market by surprise" and came contrary to the estimates. The bank achieved SAR 249.3 million net losses in Q4 against net profits of …
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1 February 06:07 AM Foreign investments grow at GCC markets – Analysts
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: The majority of the Gulf stock markets are expected to see a downward sideways performance on Wednesday, analysts told Mubasher. Headed by foreign investors, traders at the GCC markets tend to liquidate purchasing …
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31 January 12:20 PM Albilad Capital places ‘Overweight’ on Al Hammadi
Riyadh – Mubasher: Albilad Capital decreased its valuation on Al Hammadi Company for Development and Investment from SAR 45 to SAR 41 per share, with an “Overweight” recommendation, with a 13.7% expected return. Net profit for the fourth quarter …