Dubai – Mubasher: The benchmark index of the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) edged down by 0.14% or 2.90 points to end Thursday's trading session at 2,061.49 points, maintaining its downward performance on Wednesday, 1 July.
The market cap value declined by AED 150 million to AED 293.29 billion, compared to AED 293.44 billion during the previous session.
A total of 225.01 million shares were exchanged through 3,453 transactions at a total value of AED 197.88 million.
The consumer staples sector led the decliners with 2.16%, while the services segment came on top of the gainers with 0.71%.
Al Salam Bank – Sudan topped 14 losing stocks with 4.68%, while Al Salam Bank - Bahrain headed 11 rising stocks with 4.53%.
Gulf Navigation Holding posted the highest trading volume of 71.20 million shares traded at a total value of AED 36.83 million.
DXB Entertainments topped the losing blue chips with 2.38%, while Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) led the rising blue chips with 1.31%.