Dubai – Mubasher: The benchmark index of Dubai Financial Market (DFM) inched up by 0.65% or 13.47 points to end Tuesday's trading session at 2,078.79 points, maintaining its upward performance on Monday, 3 August.
A total of 527.46 million shares were traded through 5,598 transactions at a total value of AED 388.70 million.
The market cap value rose by AED 1.49 billion to AED 294.95 billion, compared to AED 293.46 billion during the previous session.
The real estate sector led the risers with 2.01%, while the banks, consumer staples, and services sectors remained unchanged.
At the same time, Union Properties headed the rising stocks with 5.88%, while Arabtec Holding came on top of the losing stocks with 4.95%.
Union Properties was the most active stock with 297.19 million shares traded at AED 100.90 million.
Emaar Properties topped the rising blue chips with 2.34%.