UAE – Mubasher: The main index of the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) went up by 0.43% or 18.40 points to settle at 4,303.14 points by the end of Thursday's session, maintaining its positive performance.
Turnover amounted to AED 222.95 million after 61.13 million shares had been exchanged through 2,667 transactions.
The market cap value rose by AED 1.81 billion to AED 483.59 billion, when compared to AED 481.78 billion during the previous session.
The telecommunications sector led the risers with 1.21%, while the real estate segment came on top of the decliners with 0.45%.
Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries (Julphar) topped the green zone with 10.29%, while Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB) headed the red zone with 4.82%.
First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB) posted the highest turnover of AED 52.04 million, while Aldar Properties recorded the highest trading volume of 16.01 million shares.
Emirates Telecommunications Group (Etisalat) led the rising blue chips with 1.21%, while Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) hit the top of the losing stocks with 0.60%.