Mubasher: The indices of Boursa Kuwait closed Wednesday’s trading session with a massive decline, as the All-Share, Premier, and Main markets edged down 0.2%, 0.14%, and 0.31%, respectively.

Boursa Kuwait has a positive performance in general due to main factors, including the listing of the Kuwaiti bourse on FTSE emerging markets in two stages, one in late September, while the other will be in December 2018, deputy head of the investment research unit at KAMCO, Raed Diab, told Mubasher.

Technology segment led nine decliners with 5.5%, while the healthcare sector topped three gainers with 0.26%.

Kuwait Cinema was the top loser with a fall of 9.5%, while Energy House headed the winners with a rise of 8.85%.

Boursa Kuwait’s turnover grew by 25.4% to KWD 23.23 million on Wednesday from KWD 18.53 million in the previous session after the trading volume increased by 14.7% to 104.19 million shares from 90.86 million.

Kuwait Finance House (KFH) posted the highest liquidity of KWD 3.16 million, the stock added 0.17%.

Aayan Leasing was the most active stock on which 17.01 million shares were exchanged, the stock retreated by 2.8%.

Source: Mubasher Exclusive

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