KUWAIT, May 7: The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) ended trading on Thursday, declining the general market index by 46.7 points to reach the level of 4861.9 points, with a decrease of 0.05 percent.
The shares of 128,03 million shares were exchanged, through 5689 cash deals, at a value of 24.6 million Kuwaiti dinars (about 83.64 million US dollars).
The main market index decreased by 23.6 points to reach the level of 4137.9 points, with a decline of 0.57 percent through the amount of shares amounting to 43.9 million shares made through 1880 transactions valued at 3.8 million dinars (about 12.95 million dollars).
The first market index also decreased by 58.3 points to reach a level of 5,230.17 points, with a drop of 1.10 percent through the amount of shares amounting to 84.10 million shares made through 3809 transactions valued at 20.7 million dinars (about $ 70.38 million).
In the meantime, the (main 50) index decreased by 36.2 points, to a level of 4,035.02 points, with a decrease of 0.09 percent, through a quantity of shares of 38.9 million shares, which were exchanged through 1572 cash deals valued at 3.6 million dinars (about 12.24 million dollars).
The top gainers were (Wathiq), (Warba T), (Logistics) and (Noor), while the companies (Ahli United), (Investors), (Gulf B) and (International) were the most heavily traded while the companies (IFA Hotels) ) And (Unicap), (Bayan) and (development) are the lowest. (KUNA)