Muscat Stock Index Gains 17.65 Points

Muscat, Muscat Securities Market (MSM) general index (30) today added 17. 65 points, comprising a rise by 0.31 percent to close at 5,782.71 points, compared to the last session, which stood at 5,765.05 points.

The trading value today stood at Omani Riyal (RO) 2,743,178, comprising a decline by 3.9 percent compared to the last session, which stood at RO 2,854,492.

The market value rose by 0.122 percent to reach about RO 17.29 billion, according to MSM report.

The report added that the value of shares bought by non-Omani investors reached RO 255,000 comprising 9.31 percent. The value of shares sold by non-Omani investors reached RO 253,000 comprising 9.21 percent. The net non-Omani investment rose by 0.10 percent to RO 3,000.

Source: Qatar News Agency