Mubasher: The benchmark price index edged down 0.01% or 0.61 points to close Tuesday’s session at 6,250.06 points.
Meanwhile, both the weighted and Kuwait-15 indices gained 1.14% and 1.45%, respectively.
The real estate segment led five decliners with 1%, dragged by REAM which lost 20% to top the losers.
Meanwhile, the consumer goods sector topped five gainers with 4.74%, backed by Kuwait Food – Americana which jumped 20% to be the top winner.
Boursa Kuwait’s turnover shrank by 16.8% to total KWD 11.22 million on Tuesday compared to KWD 13.48 million in the previous session, after the trading volume decreased by 29.1% to 59.99 million shares from 84.59 million.
Kuwait Finance House (KFH) recorded the highest liquidity of KWD 2.89 million, rising 0.92%.
Ithmaar was the most active stock on which 9.78 million shares were traded, up 1.06%.