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Bourse starts the week in mixed territory

May 11, 2014

KUWAIT, May 11 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) started the trading week in mixed territory and ended Sunday's session with a weighted index gain of 0.79 points to 492.82 points and a price index gain of 2.33 points to 7,408.73 points. The KSX 15 index meanwhile slipped to 1,199.76 points, a fall of 0.71 points.

The session saw 2,774 transactions worth KD 15.24 million, with 96.24 million shares changing hands.

In terms of sector performance, the curtain fell with seven sector indices in green, five in red, and another two unchanged from previous closing.

Top gainer share for the day was (FUTUREKID), while biggest loser was (PEARL). The volume top five stock were (GFH), (FCEM), (KPROJ), (ABYAAR), and (IFA).(end) wsa

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Source: Kuwait News Agency