Dubai – Mubasher: The benchmark index of the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) edged up by 0.28% or 5.42 points to 1,938.91 points by the end of Thursday's trading session, maintaining its upward performance on Wednesday, 20 May.
The market cap value rose by AED 49 million to AED 283.69 billion, compared to AED 283.20 billion during the previous session.
Around 410 million shares were exchanged through 3,342 transactions valued at AED 282.03 million.
The investment and financial services sector came on top of the winners with 0.58%, while the consumer staples segment remained unchanged.
Al Salam Bank - Sudan led 17 rising stocks with 4.82%, while National Industries Group Holding topped 11 losing stocks with 5%.
Union Properties was the most active stock with 268.45 million shares traded at a total value of AED 80.72 million.