Kuwait Bourse Closes Higher

Kuwait Bourse closed up on Thursday as the All Share Index gained 38.2 points to reach 7,033.53 points, an increase of 0.55 percent.

As many as 104.9 million shares valued at KD 34.5 million (roughly USD 104.5 million) were traded via 8,245 transactions.

The Main Market Index went down by 13.4 points to reach 5,560.32 points, a decrease of 0.24 percent, through 33.2 million shares done via 1938 transactions valued at KD 3.6 million (roughly USD 10.9 million).

The Premier Market Index went up by 56.3 points to reach 7,779.25 points, an increase of 0.73 percent through 71.7 million shares done via 6,307 transactions valued at KD 30.8 million (roughly USD 93.3 million).

Meanwhile, the bourse Main 50 Index decreased by 20.5 points to the level of 5,586.29 points, down by 0.37 percent, through stock volume of 30.5 million shares done in 1,577 deals at a value of KD 3.4 million (roughly USD 10.3 million).

Source: Qatar News Agency