The Egyptian Stock Exchange started the trading session today, Sunday, the beginning of the week’s sessions, with a collective increase of indices, after it closed last week.
The “EGX30” index rose by 0.51% to reach the level of 10,733 points, the “EGX50” index rose by 0.32% to reach the level of 1868 points, and the “EGX30” weighted index jumped by 0.54% to reach the level of 13,253 points. The “EGX30” total return index increased by 0.3% to reach the level of 4,322 points.
The index of medium and small companies “EGX70 of equal weights” rose by 0.22% to reach the level of 1836 points, and the “EGX100 index of equal weights” rose by 0.3% to reach the level of 2794 points.
In the same context, the transactions of the insiders, the main shareholders and the groups associated with them varied during the trading session last Thursday, as a group linked to the Mansoura Poultry Company, Prime Holding for Financial Investments sold 250 thousand shares, and 75 thousand shares, respectively, and the board of directors of the International Company for Medical Industries – ICMI sold 20 thousand shares, while a group linked to Atlas Investment and Food Industries, Medical Packaging, and Aspire Capital Holding for Financial Investments bought 700 thousand shares, 993.6 thousand shares, and 125 thousand shares, respectively.
The board of directors of Pioneers Properties for Urban Development, South Cairo and Giza Mills and Bakeries, extracted oils and their products, Jadwa Industrial Development, Palm Hills Development, CI Capital Holding for Financial Investments, bought 214 thousand shares, 1050 shares, 7839 shares, 177 thousand shares, 350 thousand shares, 224.8 thousand shares, respectively, and the management of Palm Hills Development Company bought 5 thousand shares.
3 companies, namely the Egyptian Electric Cables, Cleopatra Hospitals Group, and Delta for Construction and Development, announced the purchase of treasury shares during last Thursday’s trading session, and the first bought 190,000 shares, bringing the total percentage of treasury shares in the company’s possession to 2%, and the second 1.5 million shares. The third is 64.8 thousand shares, bringing the total percentage of treasury shares held by the company to 2.12%.