Bahrain Stock Index Drops 1.26 Points

Manama, Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,206.40 points marking a decrease of 1.26 points (0.10 percent) below the previous closing.

The decrease was due to the fall in the commercial banks sector and services sector, Bahrain news agency BNA reported.

Results indicated that 142 equity transactions took place with a volume of 11,990,627 worth BD 1,335,307.

Results also indicated that seven equity REIT took place with a volume of 200,000 worth BD 20,125. representing 1.48 percent of the total value of securities traded.

Investors traded mainly in the commercial banks sector representing 92.64 percent of the total value of shares traded.

Source: Qatar News Agency