Muscat Stock Index Closes Slightly Down

Muscat, Muscat Securities Market (MSM) general index (30) today lost 0.38 points, comprising a decline by 0.01% to close at 5,728.27 points, compared to the last session, which stood at 5,728.65 points.

The trading value today stood at Omani Riyal (RO) 1,439,391, comprising a decline by 46.1% compared to the last session, which stood at RO 2,672,312.

The market value rose by 0.022% to reach about RO 17.34 Billion, according to MSM report.

The report added that the value of shares bought by non-Omani investors reached RO 330,000, comprising 22.92%. The value of shares sold by non-Omani investors reached RO 403,000 comprising 27.99%. The net non-Omani investment declined by 5.07% to RO 73,000.

Source: Qatar news Agency